Norwood Furniture Recalls Science Tables due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

The wooden legs can split causing instability which poses an injury hazard to those using the table.

Recall date: January 02, 2014
Recall number: 14-706
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Norwood Furniture Science Tables

Hazard:

The wooden legs can split causing instability which poses an injury hazard to those using the table

Consumer Contact:

School Outfitters toll-free at (866) 619-1776 Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET or online at www.schooloutfitters.com and click on Email Customer Service for additional information.

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Recall Details

Units

655

Description

This recall involves Norwood Furniture’s science tables. The rectangular tables have a black laminate finish tabletop with a light brown hardwood base and four legs. There are black floor grips at the bottom of each wooden leg. The table has two rectangular, front open compartments. The affected products include item numbers, NOR-PIH1027-SO for the 24” W x 48” L x 30” H table, NOR-PIH1028-SO for the 24” W x 54” L x 30” H table and NOR-PIH1029-SO for the 24” W x 60” L x 30” H table. Consumers can locate the item number on the underside of the tabletop which is listed with the Commercial Furniture phone number, the OCI# and Country of Origin:China. 

Incidents/Injuries

There have been eight reports of instability of the tables, three of which are reports of the legs splitting. No reported injuries.

Remedy

Customers should contact School Outfitters to set up repair appointments with installation experts to replace the legs on all affected tables free of charge. School Outfitters is contacting customers directly.

Sold exclusively at

Online at www.schooloutfitters.com from June 2013 through September 2013 for about $190 to $220.

Importer

School Outfitters of Norwood, Ohio

Manufactured in

China