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Lea Industries Recalls Lighted Night Stands Due to Burn Hazard

Date: 
August 7, 2014
Brand: 
Lea Industries
Sold At: 

Furnitureland South and other major furniture stores nationwide and online at Hayneedle.com and others from March 2013 through April 2014 for about $350.

Problem:

The light fixture under the night stand can overheat and scorch carpet, posing a burn hazard.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 500 in the United States and 20 in Canada
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately unplug the night stand light from the outlet and contact Lea Industries to arrange for a free repair and a $50 gift card. Only night stands with a light fixture are included in this recall.

Consumer Contact: 

Lea Industries toll-free at (888) 770-7116 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.leafurniture.com and click on “Safety” for more information.

Incidents/Injuries: 

The firm has received three reports of the lighting fixtures underneath the night stands overheating and scorching carpets.  No injuries have been reported.

Manufactured In: 
Vietnam

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