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Bel Furniture recalls Barrington 5-drawer chests

The chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall

Photo source: CPSC
Bel Furniture of Houston, Texas, is recalling about 90 Barrington 5-drawer chests.

The chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or serious injuries to children.

The firm has received one report of the chest tipping over and injuring a child.

This recall involves Barrington 5-drawer chests that brown with silver drawer knobs and measure 49 inches tall, 35 inches wide, and 19 inches deep.

The dresser comes with a sticker on the backside identifying it as the “Barrington 5-Drawer Chest” from the “Mollai Collection.”

Photo source: CPSC
The chests, manufactured in Malaysia, were sold at Bel Furniture stores throughout Texas and online at www.belfurniture.com from October 2014, through July 2016, for about $250.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the chests and contact Bel Furniture for a full refund with free pick-up of the dresser.

Or consumers can return the drawer slides for free and dispose of the dresser, or for a free installation of tip-over restraints by Bel Furniture.

Bel Furniture is contacting all purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Bel Furniture collect at (832) 358-8899 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, by email at recall@belfurniture.com or online at www.belfurniture.com and click on “Recall Notice” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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