World Imports Recalls Bunk Beds Due to Violation of Safety Standard

Openings between the metal rails are larger than what is allowed in the standard. A child could get trapped in the opening.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: January 31, 2013
Recall number: 13-113
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  • Twin over twin bunk bed, model # 341-33

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    Twin over twin bunk bed, model # 341-33

  • Twin over Futon Bunk Bed, model #344-54

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    Twin over Futon Bunk Bed, model #344-54

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Bunk Beds

Hazard:

The openings between the metal rails of the end structures are greater than allowed in the standard and pose a risk of entrapment or asphyxiation hazard.

Consumer Contact:

World Imports toll free at (855) 473-9992 anytime Monday through Friday or online at www.worldimportsltd.com click on Contact-us for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 8,600

Description

This recall involves a Twin-over-Twin model 341-33, and a Twin-over-Futon model 344-54 bunk beds. Both models have wooden corner posts in a dark finish with wrought iron end structures on the headboards and footboards.  A label on the interior surface of the corner post has “DISTRIBUTOR: WORLD IMPORTS” and the model number printed on it.

Incidents/Injuries

No injuries were reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact the firm for a free repair kit with instructions.

Sold at

Independent juvenile and other furniture stores in the eastern United States between August 2009 to February 2012 for about $250 to $300.

Importer

World Imports, LTD., of Philadelphia, Penn.

Manufacturer

Zhangzhou Sanchuan Steel Pipe Goods Co., Ltd., of China

Manufactured in

China

  • Twin over twin bunk bed, model # 341-33

  • Twin over Futon Bunk Bed, model #344-54