« Justice » branded Light Up Bed Canopies recalled due to fire and burn hazards

Starting date:
April 30, 2019
Posting date:
April 30, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-69556

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: « Justice » branded Light Up Bed Canopies
  • Issue: The canopy lights can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard.
  • What to do: Stop using the recalled lights immediately, remove the batteries, and return the product to any Justice retail store for a full refund or store credit.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Tween Brands, Inc.

Affected products

« Justice » branded light up bed canopies

Product description

This recall involves « Justice » branded mesh bed canopies lined with battery-powered lights.  The recalled canopies attach to the ceiling with a hook and include a 69 cm round hoop draped in mesh that is lined with AA battery-powered LED light strands.  The product is approximately 218 cm long and 239 cm wide at the base when suspended.  The canopies were sold in three styles:  White, Pink, and Blue. The style number appears on a label near the battery compartment.  The SKU appears beneath the bar code on a label affixed to the product packaging.

The following SKU and order style numbers are recalled:
Product Name SKU Order Style Numbers
Light Up Canopy - White 21154676 215218 and 775218
Light Up Canopy - Blue 21144916 215219 and 775219
Light Up Canopy - Pink 21144903 215220 and 775220

 

Hazard identified

The lights in the battery-powered bed canopy can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard.

As of April 26, 2019, the company has received 2 report of the canopy lights overheating and burning in Canada, and no reports of injuries. In the United States, the company has received 16 reports of the canopy lights melting the wiring or mesh canopy, including 1 report of a minor burn injury.

Number sold

Approximately 953 units of the affected products were sold at Justice retail stores in Canada and online at https://www.shopjustice.com.  Approximately 15,845 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold in Canada between July 2017 and October 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
Tween Brands, Inc.
New Albany
Ohio
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lights, remove the batteries, and return the product to any Justice retail store for a full refund or store credit.

For additional information, consumers may contact Tween Brands, Inc. customer service at 1-800-241-7011 from Monday to Friday, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. CDT, or visit the website.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website . You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.