Ergotron Recalls Television Wall Mounts Due to Risk of Injury

The weld between the mounting plate and mounting ring on recalled Ergotron adjustable wall mounts can fail. If this happens, the wall-mounted TV or monitor can fall.

Recall date: Tháng Giêng 24, 2014
Recall number: 14-090
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  • Model: PLAY40

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    Model: PLAY40

  • Model: PLAY40DS

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    Model: PLAY40DS

  • Model: PLAY70

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    Model: PLAY70

  • Model: ITV-HD

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    Model: ITV-HD

  • Model: ITV-VHD

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    Model: ITV-VHD

  • Model: OM80FM

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    Model: OM80FM

  • Model: OBFM120

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    Model: OBFM120

  • Model: OBFM60

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    Model: OBFM60

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Ergotron Interactive Wall Mounts

Hazard:

The weld between the “VESA” style mounting plate and the mounting ring can fail, allowing the monitor or TV to fall. This poses a risk of injury to bystanders.

Consumer Contact:

Ergotron Inc. at (800) 888-8458 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.ergotron.com and click on “Recall Information” at the bottom right footer of the home page for more information.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

In conjunction with

http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php
Units

About 196,200 in the United States, 60 in Canada and 21,000 in Mexico

Description

The adjustable Ergotron interactive wall mount is designed for flat panel displays and televisions which allows users to reposition their display angles. The wall mounts consist of three parts including a wall mount plate for securing the system to the wall; an extendible arm that allows the user to adjust the position of their television in multiple directions and a monitor plate for securing the arm to the television.

The recall includes the following model and part numbers:

 

MODEL

PART NUMBER

UPC/GTIN CODE

DATE CODE

PLAY40 (Polished, Black)

45-284-026
45-284-223

698833020007
10698833020004
698833020601
10698833020608

ER111107 - ER120905

PLAY40DS (Black)

45-308-223

698833022698
10698833022695

ER120628 - ER120907

PLAY70 (Polished, Black)

45-294-026
45-294-223

698833022588
10698833020585
698833020618

ER120711 - ER120803

ITV-HD (Polished)

45-296-026

698833021004

1195047 - 1207488

ITV-VHD (Polished)

45-304-026

698833021905

1201790 - 1208148

OM80FM

45-367

698833034868
10698833034865

ER120831

OBFM120

45-303-223

 

698833021875

10698833021872

ER120817- ER121214

OBFM60

60-644-223

 

698833021851

10698833021858

ER120817- ER121214

OC80FM

45-305

698833022070 10698833022077

ER120518-
121102

 

The model number and date codes are printed on the underside of the arms of the PLAY and ITV models. The date code label for the OM80FM, OBFM120 and OBFM60 models is printed on the front surface of the wall mount bracket.  

Incidents/Injuries

Ergotron has received three reports of the monitor plate separating from the wall mount system. Consumers reported property damage to components of the wall mount unit. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately remove the TV/monitor from the mount and contact Ergotron for a free repair kit. 

Sold at

AAFES, h.h.Gregg, Sam’s Club, Walmart and independent retailers nationwide specializing in electronic supplies and online at Amazon.com from February 2012 to January 2013 for between $50 and $400.

Importer

Ergotron Inc., of Eagan, Minn. 

Manufactured in

China

  • Model: PLAY40

  • Model: PLAY40DS

  • Model: PLAY70

  • Model: ITV-HD

  • Model: ITV-VHD

  • Model: OM80FM

  • Model: OBFM120

  • Model: OBFM60