Recall Date: November 15, 2019
Recall Number: 1234
Prepac Manufacturing Ltd. Recalls Four-Drawer Chests Due to Risk of Tipover and Entrapment Hazards; Sold at major Online Retailers
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the Prepac Manufacturing in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Consumers should stop using the product immediately.
Name of Product: Prepac 4-drawer Chest
Number of Units Affected: 29,000
Dates Product Sold: 2005 – September 2018
Manufacturer: Prepac Manufacturing Ltd.
Sold At:Target.com, Overstock.com, Amazon.com and other ecommerce retailers
Manufactured In: Canada
Hazard: The recalled chests are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.
Incidents/Injuries: No tip-over incidents were reported on this model. Regardless, Prepac Manufacturing and the CPSC encourage you to attach all chests and dressers to the wall. Please visit the CPSC website www.anchorit.gov for more information.
Description: This recall includes the Prepac four-drawer chests with plastic drawer glides. The recalled chests were sold in one size and three colors, each with its own model number. Model numbers can be found on the item’s assembly instruction manual or sales receipt.
|BBD-3031-4||Black||30”w x 31.75”h x 16”d|
|BEP-3031-4||Black||30”w x 31.75”h x 16”d|
|OBD-3031-4||Oak||30”w x 31.75”h x 16”d|
|WHD-3031-4||White||30”w x 31.75”h x 16”d|
Consumers should immediately stop using this chest if it is not properly anchored to a wall and place them in an area that children cannot access.
Prepac Manufacturing strongly encourages the use of a Tipover Restraint Device for all chests, dressers, and storage cabinets over 30 inches high.
Please install the included Tipover Restraint Kit to anchor your Chest to the wall.
If you DO NOT have a Tipover Restraint Kit, please stop using your Chest and move it to an area that cannot be accessed by children. Then please fill in form below to receive your free replacement Tipover Restraint Kit right away.
The Tipover Restraint Kit includes:
If you need help installing the wall anchor kit, there is a step-by-step video available.
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