U.S. Shopper Product Security Fee
Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare and the U.S. Shopper Product Security Fee are recalling practically half one million grownup moveable mattress rails after the stories of two deaths, one in 2011 and one other in 2015.
The voluntary recall issued Monday includes 4 completely different fashions of the corporate’s Mattress Help Deal with and Mattress Help Rail grownup moveable mattress rails, totaling greater than 496,000 items.
Based on the recall discover posted by CSPC, the 2 deaths occurred in February 2011 and February 2015. One of many instances concerned a 93-year-old girl from California and one other concerned a 92-year-old man who was residing at an assisted residing facility in Canada.
In each reported instances, CPSC mentioned the mattress rails weren’t securely connected to the mattress, which in the end led to the victims to turn out to be entrapped between the mattress and the rails.
The recall contains 68,000 merchandise offered in Canada and 119 offered in Mexico, CPSC mentioned.
The 4 recalled fashions are:
- Mannequin 15064, Mattress Help Deal with
- Mannequin 15062, Mattress Help Rail with Folding Board
- Mannequin RTL15073, House Mattress Help Deal with (adjustable)
- Mannequin RTL15063-ADJ, House Mattress Help Deal with (adjustable)
The corporate offered the mattress rails at medical provide shops nationwide and on-line at Amazon and Walmart from October 2007 to December 2021, for costs starting from $30 and $80.
When you’re conscious of any associated incidents, you possibly can report them to CPSC on-line. When you purchased the rails, you possibly can contact Drive DeVilbiss instantly for a refund.