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dormakaba USA Recalls Stanley Commercial Hardware Locksets Due to Risk of Entrapment in an Emergency

  • Stanley Commercial door locksets (side view)
  • Stanley Commercial door locksets (front view)
  • Stanley Commercial door lockset (interior view)
Name of Product:
Door locksets
Hazard:

The lockset can fail to open, posing an entrapment hazard and inability to vacate a location in an emergency.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall Date:
December 12, 2018
Units:
About 13,500 (in addition, about 800 were sold in Canada and about 200 were sold in Mexico)
Consumer Contact

dormakaba USA Inc. toll-free at 855-885-1296 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or www.stanleyhardwarefordoors.com and click on Products, then on Recall for more information. 

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Stanley Commercial Hardware’s grade 1 mortise lever lock

QMS/QME 100 Series. The recalled locksets have Bright Brass, Satin Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Satin Nickel, Bright Chrome or Satin Chrome finish.  The locksets were sold in 15 different “functions” or models that can be identified by the three digit number following the QMS/QME series, which is located on the mortise case that is installed in the door cavity. Only mortise locksets with the following model/series numbers are included in the recall.

 

Model/Series Case Description
QMS130 F1 Privacy
QME130
QMS140 F22 Passage
QME140
QMS145 F19 Privacy with Deadbolt
QME145
QMS150 F4 Entry
QME150
QMS152 F13 Exit
QME152
QMS154 F20 Corridor
QME154
QMS158 F11 Dormitory
QME158
QMS160 F5 Classroom
QME160
QMS162 F32 Classroom Security
QME162
QMS164 F9 Apartment
QME164
QMS170 F7 Storeroom
QME170
QMS172 F30 Institutional
QME172
QMS174 F14 Store Door
QME174
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled locksets and contact the firm for instructions on receiving a free replacement lockset.  

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received eight reports of lockset latch failures. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At

Newport Distribution, CBS Manhattan, Columbus Door Company and other lock distributors and retailers nationwide, and online at www.Grainger.com from December 2013 through June 2018 for between about $450 and $650.

Manufacturer(s):

Thase Enterprise Co. Ltd., of Taiwan

Manufactured In:
Taiwan
Importer(s):

Stanley Security Solutions, Inc. and Best Access Solutions, Inc., of Indianapolis, Ind.

Distributor(s):

dormakaba USA, of Indianapolis, Ind.

Recall number:
19-046
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