American Mattress Manufacturing Recalls Renovated Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

The mattresses don't meet the federal flammability standard. They pose a fire hazard to consumers.

Recall date: December 13, 2012
Recall number: 13-068
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Mattresses and mattresses with foundations

Hazard:

The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal open flame standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

American Mattress Manufacturing; toll-free at (855) 628-6344, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.americanmattressmfg.com and click on the recall link for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 1,500

Description

This recall involves American Mattress Manufacturing’s renovated (rebuilt) twin, full, queen and king-size mattresses, and mattresses with built-in Bunkie boards. The used mattresses were stripped to the springs and rebuilt by American Mattress Manufacturing in a variety of fabrics and colors. The recalled mattresses have a yellow tag with “American Mattress Mfg. Co., 1899 Metropolitan Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30315.” Rebuilt mattresses with a federal tag, indicating they meet the federal mattress flammability standard, are not included in this recall.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should immediately contact American Mattress Manufacturing and arrange to have the recalled mattress sets picked up, rebuilt to be compliant with the federal flammability standards and returned to the consumer.

Sold at

Bren-Wil Mattress Wholesale, Millbrook, Ala.; A&R Furniture, Macon, Ga.; Ahnn’s Mattress, Hampton, Ga.; Blair Village Pawn Shop, Atlanta, Ga.; E&S Mattress Discount, Columbus, Ga.; General Furnishing, Loganville, Ga.; HRC Furniture, Jackson, Ga.; Mattress for Less, Macon, Ga.; Mattress 4 Sale, Riverdale and Forest Park, Ga.; Starlite Furnishing, Chamblee, Ga.; Mega Mattress Outlet, Jackson, Miss. from December 2010 through September 2011 for between $30 and $200. 

Manufacturer

American Mattress Manufacturing, of Atlanta, Ga.

Manufactured in

United States

  • Recalled American Mattress Manufacturing mattress

  • Recalled American Mattress Manufacturing mattress

  • Yellow label on recalled American Mattress Manufacturing mattresses