PhotoSouth Shore Industries of Canada is expanding its earlier recall of Summer Breeze style 5-drawer chests of drawers to about 68,300 (including the 3,500 already recalled).

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

The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Summer Breeze style 5-drawer chests of drawers sold in four colors. Each drawer has two round knobs.

The model number is printed on a label on the back of the chest. The chests measure 44-inches high by 31-inches wide and 16-inches deep and weigh 88 pounds.

The following model numbers and colors are being recalled:

Model Number

Color

3746035 or 3746035A

Royal Cherry

3294035 or 3294035A

Blueberry

3219035 or 3219035A

Chocolate

3210035 or 3210035A

White

The chests, manufactured in Canada, were sold online at Amazon.com, Walmart.com, Wayfair.com and other online retailers from February 2005, through December 2016, for about $160.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using any recalled chest that is not properly anchored to the wall and place it into an area that children cannot access.

Contact South Shore for a full refund or a free tip-over restraint kit. Consumers who are unable or unwilling to install the tip restraint kit should contact South Shore for a free one-time in-home installation of the kit.

Consumers may contact South Shore at 800-290-0465 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, by email at service@southshore.ca or online at www.SouthShoreFurniture.com and click on “Recall Information” at the bottom of the page for more information.

 

 


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