U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission – Recall
Recall Date: February 26, 2020
Recall Number: 20-078
Safavieh Recalls Chests of Drawers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards
Name of Product: Aura and Silas 3-Drawer Chests
Hazard: The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tipover and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.
Consumers should immediately stop using any recalled chest that is not properly anchored to the wall and place it in an area that children cannot access. Safavieh will provide packaging and prepaid shipping labels so that consumers can remove the chest’s drawer slides and return them to the firm for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: Safavieh toll-free at 866-422-9070 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at cs@Safavieh.com or online at www.Safavieh.com and click on “Safety Notice” at the top of the Home Page.
Units: About 760
Description: This recall includes Safavieh, Aura and Silas 3-drawer chests with light gray drawers and light gray linen finish (Model Number CHS6410B), champagne drawers and mirror finish (Model Number CHS6403A), and steel teal drawers with mirror finish (Model Number CHS6403C). Each chest is about 32 inches wide, 16 inches deep and 29 inches tall.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Sold At: Online at www.wayfair.com, www.overstock.com and www.gilt.com and other online retailers from November 2017 to November 2019 for between $240 and $360.
Importer: Safavieh INTL, of Port Washington, N.Y.
Manufactured in: Vietnam
Recalled chest with light gray drawers and light gray linen finish (Model Number CHS6410B)
Recalled chest with champagne drawers and mirror finish (Model Number CHS6403A)
Recalled chest with steel teal drawers with mirror finish (Model Number CHS6403C)
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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Recall Date: April 4, 2017
Recall Number: 17-737
Safavieh Recalls Lingerie Chests Due to Serious Tip-Over Hazard (Recall Alert)
Name of Product: Lingerie chests
Hazard: The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard 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).
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 Safavieh for a refund. The firm is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Consumer Contact: Safavieh toll-free at 866-422-9070 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.safavieh.com and click on “Safety Notice” on the bottom of the page for more information.
Units: About 500
Description: This recall involves the Audrey lingerie chest in the white smoke color with item number AMH6584A. The item number is printed on a tag that is included in the product’s original box. The recalled chests have one drawer and one door below the drawer. The chests measure about 18 inches wide by 15 inches deep by 30 inches high.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold at: Online at Amazon.com, Overstock.com and Wayfair.com from January 2012 through June 2016 for about $130.
Importer/Distributor: Safavieh International LLC, of Port Washington, N.Y.
Manufactured in: China
Photo 1: Front view of the recalled Audrey lingerie chest in white smoke:
Photo 2: Detail view of recalled Audrey lingerie chest in white smoke
This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.