Recall date: August 7, 2014
Recall number: 14-252

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Lea lighted night stands
Hazard:
The light fixture under the night stand can overheat and scorch carpet, posing a burn hazard.
Remedy:
Repair
Consumer Contact:

Lea Industries toll-free at (888) 770-7116 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.leafurniture.com and click on "Safety" for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
Units:
About 500 in the United States and 20 in Canada
Description:

This recall involves lighted night stands sold in three different styles and finishes. The night stands are made of wood, have two drawers, a power strip on the back panel and a 20 watt halogen bulb on the underside of the bottom panel. Recalled models include: 244-421 Willow Run in a toffee finish, 245-421 Willow Run in a white finish and 237-420 Americana in a medium oak finish.  They measure about 22 inches wide, 16 inches deep and 27 inches high. "Lea" and the model number are printed on a label on the back of the night stands. There are two touch buttons on either side of the side panels which operate the nightstand's lamp.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received three reports of the lighting fixtures underneath the night stands overheating and scorching carpets.  No injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately unplug the night stand light from the outlet and contact Lea Industries to arrange for a free repair and a $50 gift card. Only night stands with a light fixture are included in this recall.

Sold At:

Furnitureland South and other major furniture stores nationwide and online at Hayneedle.com and others from March 2013 through April 2014 for about $350.

Importer:

Lea Industries, of High Point, N.C.

Manufactured In:
Vietnam