Costco Brookstone Folding Step Stool Recall [Canada]


Costco Brookstone Folding Step Stools Recall [Canada]

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Creative Brands LLC, a Brooklyn, New York establishment, recalls an estimated 34,148 Brookstone Folding Step Stools sold at Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected structural failure and consequential risks of falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/c8lZ30rIhPd

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2021/75595r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Folding Step Stools are subject to this recall:

  • Brookstone Folding Step Stools, portable, consumer grade one-step, grey plastic teal blue topped stools of different heights, sold in a sets of two (2) units with a UPC of 84362013246.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Brookstone Folding Step Stools can be found on the Web site above.

==> No item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Brookstone Folding Step Stools are thought to have been marketed, distributed and sold in all Canadian provinces although it is always possible these household assistive products had wider distribution outside the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to Health Canada, the recalled Folding Step Stools may crack, break or collapse unexpectedly when in use, posing a fall hazard. As of the date of the original recall notification, the company had received six (6) reports of incidents with four (4) resulting in injuries to people in Canada who utilized the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use,

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Brookstone Folding Step Stools, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to a Costco Wholesale Canada store for a refund.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Creative Brands LLC at 1-718-528-8989 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday or by e-mail at info@creativebrandsllc.com.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Bone Fracture hazards, please search for “fracture” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fall hazards, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Stools or Ladders and related assistive devices, please search for “ladder” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Creative Brands LLC, please search for “Creative” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd., please search for “Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Brookstone brand, please search for “Brookstone” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-75595
Recalls Direct RIN: 14458-2021
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