Haier America Recalls 42-inch LED-TVs Due to Risk of Injury

Fecha del retiro: octubre 02, 2012
Número del retiro: 13-002
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    Picture of recalled LED TV

  • Detail of recalled LED TV label and its location on the back of the TV

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    Detail of recalled LED TV label and its location on the back of the TV

Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Haier® 42-inch LED TVs

Riesgo:

The TV stand's neck support can break and cause the TV to tip over, posing a risk of injury to the consumer.

Contacto para los consumidores:

For more information, contact Haier America toll-free at (877) 813-8516 between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. ET Saturday and between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Sundays. Consumers can visit the firm's website at www.haieramerica.com and click on Product Recalls.

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Detalles del retiro

Unidades

About 5,000

Descripción

This recall involves Haier 42-inch LED TVs with model number LE42B1380. "Haier" is printed on the front of the TV and the model number is printed on a label on the back of the unit.

Incidentes/Lesiones

Haier America and CPSC have received 184 reports of the TV stand's neck cracking or breaking. No injuries have been reported.

Remedio

Consumers should immediately stop using and detach the TV from the stand and keep both the TV and the base in a safe location. Consumers should contact Haier America to request a free replacement stand neck to be used with the original base. Consumers with a wall-mounted TV may continue to use it but should request a free replacement stand neck in case the TV is used with the stand in the future.

Vendido en

Fry's Electronics and other retail stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other online retailers from September 2011 through March 2012 for about $450.

Importado por

Haier America Trading L.L.C., of New York, N.Y.

Fabricación en

China

  • Picture of recalled LED TV

  • Detail of recalled LED TV label and its location on the back of the TV