Junction Tall Chest and Junction Low Dressers recalled due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards

Starting date:
January 27, 2021
Posting date:
January 27, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-74855

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Junction Tall Chest and Junction Low Dressers.
  • 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 product and contact CB2 for a full refund or store credit.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and CB2.

Affected products

CB2- Junction Tall Chest and Junction Low Dressers (Brown)

Product description

This recall involves two Junction drawer chest products. The drawer chests are made of wood and have a brown wood patterned finish.

In some cases, there will be identifying numbers on the back of the unit to report to customer service.

The following products are included in the recall:
Product name Model number
New Version of Junction Tall Chest 503-925
Old Version of the Junction Tall Chest 454-559
New Version of Junction Low Dresser 503-904
Old version of Junction Low 454-060

Hazard identified

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 January 21, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada, and a report of 1 incident in the United States.

Number sold

Approximately 354 units of the affected product were sold in Canada, and 10,688 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from December 2012 to July 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in India

Companies

Distributor
CB2
Chicago
Illinois
UNITED STATES
Manufacturer
Bahati
Asia Pacific Export
Jodhpur
INDIA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact CB2 for instructions to dispose of the product and obtain a full refund or store credit. CB2 will also be reaching out to customers and will have Customer Service agents available to answer questions and arrange a pick-up of the units and issue a refund or store credit.

For more information, consumers may contact CB2 toll free at 1-800-451-8217 from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. CT and a customer service representative will be able to answer questions about the recall. Information is also available online.

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

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.