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Default 63,400 Lea children's wooden loft, bunk, or panel beds: mattress support rails break

CPSC and Health Canada recall:

Lea Industries Recalls Children’s Beds Due to Fall Hazard

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Recall date: May 21, 2013
Recall number: 13-195


  • Lea Industries Americana children’s panel bed
  • Lea Industries children’s loft bed
  • Lea Industries Sponge Bob children’s bunk bed
  • Example of label and markings on the side rail of Lea Industries children’s beds



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.


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.
Report an Incident Involving this Product
Recall Details

In conjunction with
Health 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:


Purchase Order Numbers
IM92784 through IM94038 for all beds, except platform beds made since 2010

Item Number on Bed Rail
Bed Collection Name
012-023, 012-024
Haley

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
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