Lea Industries Recalls Children’s Beds Due to Fall Hazard




Recall Summary

Name of product:

Lea Panel, Loft and Bunk Beds

Hazard:

The bed’s side mattress support rails can break, posing a fall hazard.

Remedy:

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Consumer Contact:

Lea Industries; toll-free at (888) 770-7116, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.leaindustries.com and click on Recall for more information.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with: Canada

Units

About 59,200 in the U.S. and 4,200 in Canada

Description

This recall involves the side rails on 34 different Lea children’s bed collections, including loft, bunk and panel styles in twin, full and queen sizes. The wooden beds were sold in various wood finishes and paint colors, including black or white. The beds have two side mattress support rails connecting the headboard to the footboard and slats or a Bunkie board to support the mattress. Item numbers and purchase order numbers included in this recall are listed below. The date code, rail item number and purchase order number are located on a white label on the inside of one of the side rails.  Date codes between August 2008 and March 2013, shown as 8-2008 through 3-2013, are included in this recall. Platform beds manufactured since 2010 are not included in this recall. Recalled bed names, item numbers and purchase order numbers include:

 

Item Number on Bed Rail Bed Collection Name Purchase Order Numbers
012-023, 012-024 Haley IM92784 through IM94038 for all beds, except platform beds made since 2010
060-099, 060-975 Sponge Bob Surf Club  
070-099 Lea Elite Zoe  
     
085-076 Home Town  
     
134-099 Lea Elite Boutique  
139-076, 139-099 Lea Elite Logan County  
145-076, 145-099 Lea Elite Covington  
147-076, 147-099 Lea Elite Hannah  
148-076, 148-097, 148-099 149-076, 149-097, 149-099 Lea Elite Retreat  
     
203-091, 203-094, 203-097 Jessica McClintock  
207-963C, 207-963W Bunks and Lofts  
207-965C, 207-965W Bunks and Lofts  
228-091, 228-094, 228-097 Jessica McClintock-Cherry  
237-076, 237-097, 237-099 Americana  
     
302-076, 302-09C Jackson Creek  
342-064N, 342-076N My Place-Maple  
343-064N, 343-076N The Getaway-White  
     
505-09L Elation  
590-076, 590-076B, 590-076C, 590-076M, 590-076W, 590-088B, 590-088C, 590-088M, 590-088W My Style  
     
606-091  Emma’s Treasures  
618-076, 618-975 Austin  
625-076 Deer Run  
     
711-076, 711-091, 711-097 Freetime  
     
816-076, 816-091, 816-094, 816-097, 816-975 Lea Elite Classics  
826-076, 826-091, 826-094, 826-097, 826-975 Lea Elite Crossover  
846-091, 846-094, 846-097 Lea Elite Rhapsody  
856-076, 856-091, 856-094, 856-097, 856-923, 856-924 Lea Elite Expressions  
876-076, 876-091, 876-094, 876-097, 876-923, 876-924 Lea Elite Reflections  
     
906-076, 906-975 Dillon  
917-024 Midtown  
950-099, 950-939 Nick and Funtime  
960-097, 960-099, 960-923, 960-924 Tweennick  
970-091, 970-094 Teennick  

 

Incidents/Injuries

There have been 22 reports of incidents involving the recalled beds in the U.S. since 2009 and one in Canada. Two injuries were reported. In a 2009 incident in Madison, Wisconsin, an 11-year-old girl was placing a fitted sheet on the top bunk when the child, mattress and bed supports collapsed on her 6-year-old sister in the bed below. The 6 year old was treated at a hospital emergency department for a head injury involving a cut to her face.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the beds and contact Lea Industries to receive free replacement side rails for the beds.

Sold at

Direct Buy stores and furniture stores nationwide, and online at Amazon.com and various other websites from August 2008 through March 2013 for between $400 and $3,000.

Importer

Lea Industries, High Point, N.C.

Manufactured in

China and Vietnam

 

Courtesy of Consumer Product Safety Commission