Name of product:
Adjustable Ottoman Bed
Hazard:
When the ottoman is converted into a bed and weight is put on it, it can collapse, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
February 15, 2012
Units:
About 800
Consumer Contact:

For more information, contact Improvements at (800) 985-6044, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET or visit the firm's website at www.improvementscatalog.com. Improvements is contacting all purchasers directly.

Recall Details

Description:

The product is an ottoman on casters with a folding metal frame and a high-density polyfoam mattress. The ottoman can open out and be converted into a twin-sized bed. Fabric covers are sold separately.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Improvements to receive a store credit for the full amount of the purchase price.

Incidents/Injuries:

Improvements Catalog is aware of five reports of the bed collapsing, including two reports of minor injuries.

Sold At:

Improvements and Skymall catalogs and online at Improvementscatalog.com and Skymall.com from May 2011 to August 2011 for between $150 and $190.

Distributor(s):

JN Bailey and Associates Inc., of Dayton, Ohio

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
12-720