Hammacher Schlemmer Recalls Teak Shower Stools Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

The shower stool's wood seat can break.

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

Recall date: Tháng Sáu 17, 2013
Recall number: 13-738
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Teak Shower Stool

Hazard:

The wood seat of the shower stool can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Hammacher Schlemmer at (800) 440-4030 Ext. 3156 anytime, email customerservice@hammacher.com, or go online to www.hammacher.com/recalls.  Consumers can also contact Taymor Industries at (800) 388-9887, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PM Monday through Friday, or online at  www.taymor.com and click the words “Product Recall” at the bottom of the main page for more information. 

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Recall Details

Units

92 units

Description

The recalled teak shower stools have four metal legs with a teak wood top and two metal grate shelves. The stool model number, 02D8092, and UPC, 06301370069, appear on the packaging.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received 11 reports of stools breaking during set up or normal use.  No injuries have been reported.  

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled stool, disassemble and discard all parts except for one leg.  Hammacher Schlemmer is sending a prepaid mailer to known customers to return the stool leg.  Customers who haven’t received a prepaid mailer should contact Hammacher Schlemmer. Upon receipt of a stool leg, Hammacher Schlemmer will issue a full refund to the payment card used to purchase the stool and send a $25 Hammacher Schlemmer gift certificate to the customer. 

Sold exclusively at

Hammacher Schlemmer store in New York City, their catalog and online at www.hammacher.com.

Importer

Taymor Industries, of Hayward, Calif.

Manufactured in

China

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