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Lea Industries recalls children's beds due to fall hazard

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (KYTX) - Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall Summary

Name of product: Lea Panel, Loft and Bunk Beds

Hazard: The bed's side mattress support rails can break, posing a fall hazard.

Remedy: Replace

Consumer Contact: Lea Industries; toll-free at (888) 770-7116, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at

www.leaindustries.com and click on Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Units: About 59,200 in the U.S. and 4,200 in Canada

Description: This recall involves the side rails on 34 different Lea children's bed collections, including loft, bunk and panel styles in twin, full and queen sizes. The wooden beds were sold in various wood finishes and paint colors, including black or white. The beds have two

side mattress support rails connecting the headboard to the footboard and slats or a Bunkie board to support the mattress. Item numbers and

purchase order numbers included in this recall are listed below. The date code, rail item number and purchase order number are located on a white label on the inside of one of the side rails. Date codes between August 2008 and March 2013, shown as 8-2008 through 3-2013, are included in this recall. Platform beds manufactured since 2010 are not included in this recall. Recalled bed names, item numbers and purchase order numbers include:

Item Number on Bed Rail Bed Collection Name Purchase Order Numbers

012-023, 012-024 Haley IM92784 through IM94038

060-099, 060-975 Sponge Bob Surf Club for all beds, except

070-099 Lea Elite Zoe platform beds made since 2010085-076 Home Town 134-099 Lea Elite Boutique

139-076, 139-099 Lea Elite Logan County 145-076, 145-099 Lea Elite Covington 147-076, 147-099 Lea Elite Hannah 148-076, 148-097, 148-099 Lea Elite Retreat 149-076, 149-097, 149-099

203-091, 203-094, 203-097 Jessica McClintock

207-963C, 207-963W Bunks and Lofts

207-965C, 207-965W Bunks and Lofts

228-091, 228-094, 228-097 Jessica McClintock-Cherry

237-076, 237-097, 237-099 Americana 302-076, 302-09C Jackson Creek 342-064N, 342-076N My Place-Maple 343-064N, 343-076N The Getaway-White 505-09L Elation

590-076, 590-076B, My Style 590-076C, 590-076M,590-076W, 590-088B,590-088C, 590-088M,590-088W 606-091 Emma's Treasures 618-076, 618-975 Austin 625-076 Deer Run 711-076, 711-091, 711-097 Freetime 816-076, 816-091, 816-094, Lea Elite Classics 816-097, 816-975 826-076, 826-091, 826-094, Lea Elite Crossover 826-097, 826-975 846-091, 846-094, 846-097 Lea Elite Rhapsody 856-076, 856-091, 856-094, Lea Elite Expressions 856-097, 856-923, 856-924 876-076, 876-091, 876-094, Lea Elite Reflections 876-097, 876-923, 876-924 906-076, 906-975 Dillon 917-024 Midtown 950-099, 950-939 Nick and Funtime 960-097, 960-099, Tweennick 960-923, 960-924 970-091, 970-094 Teennick Incidents/Injuries: There have been 22 reports of incidents involving the recalled beds in the U.S. since 2009 and one in Canada. Two injuries were reported. In a 2009 incident in Madison, Wisconsin, an 11-year-old girl was placing a fitted sheet on the top bunk when the child, mattress and bed supports collapsed on her 6-year-old sister in the bed below. The 6 year old was treated at a hospital emergency department for a head injury involving a cut to her face. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the beds and contact Lea Industries to receive free replacement side rails for the beds.

Sold at: Direct Buy stores and furniture stores nationwide and online at

Amazon.com and various other websites from August 2008 through March 2013 for between $400 and $3,000.

Importer: Lea Industries, High Point, N.C.Manufactured in: China and Vietnam

Photos are available at

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Lea-Industries-Recalls-Childrens-Beds/

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to a product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product.

Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov.

CPSC Consumer Information Hotline

Contact us at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:

800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054)

Times: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET; Messages can be left anytime

Call to get product safety and other agency information and to report unsafe products.

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