Bed Bath & Beyond Hammock Stands Recalled by Pride Family Brands Due To Fall Hazard

Z-shaped hooks that attach the hammock to the hammock stand can bend or break, resulting in a consumer falling to the ground.

Recall date: September 24, 2015
Recall number: 15-252
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  • Packaging

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    Packaging

  • Hammock Stand (Hammock not included)

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    Hammock Stand (Hammock not included)

  • Replacement heavier-gauged S-shaped hook (top) and original Z-shaped hooks (bottom)

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    Replacement heavier-gauged S-shaped hook (top) and original Z-shaped hooks (bottom)

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Destination Summer Hammock Stands

Hazard:

Z-shaped hooks that attach the hammock to the hammock stand can bend or break, resulting in a consumer falling to the ground.

Consumer Contact:

Pride Family Brands toll-free at 855-612-9800 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bedbathandbeyond.com and click on “Safety & Recalls” at the bottom of the page. 

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Recall Details

Units

About 13,900 (an additional 55 units sold in Canada)

Description

The recalled hammock stand was sold under the Bed Bath & Beyond Destination Summer private label. The bronze-colored heavy gauge steel hammock stand with enamel finish measures 15 feet long by 3.5 feet wide by 4 feet high.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received 13 reports of the z-shaped hooks bending or breaking, resulting in consumers falling to the ground and injuring various body parts. 

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the product, dispose of the Z-shaped hooks and contact Pride Family Brands to obtain a free set of heavier-gauged, S-shaped replacement hooks. 

Sold exclusively at

Bed Bath & Beyond stores nationwide and online at www.bedbathandbeyond.com from March 2014 through July 2015 for about $100.

Distributor(s)

Pride Family Brands, Inc., of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Manufactured in

China

  • Packaging

  • Hammock Stand (Hammock not included)

  • Replacement heavier-gauged S-shaped hook (top) and original Z-shaped hooks (bottom)