Walker Edison Drawer Chests recalled due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards
- Starting date:
- November 4, 2020
- Posting date:
- November 4, 2020
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
- Product: Walker Edison Drawer Chests.
- Issue: The recalled drawer chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that may result in death or injuries to children.
- What to do: Immediately stop using the recalled chests and contact Walker Edison for instructions to dispose of the product and obtain a full refund or free replacement.
Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Walker Edison Furniture Company.
Walker Edison Drawer Chests
This recall involves two of Walker Edison's drawer chest products. The drawer chests are made of wood and either painted white, painted gray, painted with wood stain, or covered in a wood imitation laminate. The chests have drawers that can be removed and are elevated approximately five inches off the ground with wooden legs.
The drawer chests are not marked; however, the model numbers are marked on the boxes.
|Model Number on Box||Brand|
|BR3DMILDRDW (840035320847)||Chest of Drawers|
|BR3DMILDRSG (840035320854)||Chest of Drawers|
|BR4DDRCA (842158142443)||Spencer 4-Drawer Chest|
|BR4DDRWH (842158142436)||Spencer 4-Drawer Chest|
|BR4DDRWT (842158142450)||Spencer 4-Drawer Chest|
The recalled drawer chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that may result in death or injuries to children.
As of October 21 2020, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada, or in the United States.
The company reported 932 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 24, 000 were sold in the United States.
Time period sold
The affected products were sold from August, 2018 to March, 2020.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China and Brazil
Walker Edison Furniture Company LLC
Salt Lake City
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chests and contact Walker Edison for instructions to dispose of the product and obtain a full refund or free replacement. Walker Edison will provide packaging and pre-paid shipping labels so that consumers can remove the chest's drawer slides and return them to the firm for a full refund or free replacement chest.
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.
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