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Hodedah Recalls 26,500 Dressers Due to Tip-Over Risk After CPSC Issues Public Warning

Four months after the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) publicly called out furniture manufacturer Hodedah for its refusal to recall dressers that failed safety testing, Hodedah has finally taken action. In late 2019 the CPSC asked Hodedah to voluntarily recall the dressers after they failed safety tests conducted by the agency. Hodedah refused, and the [...]

June 17th, 2020|Blog|

Prepac Recalls 21,000 Dressers Due to Tip-Over Risk, But No Refund for Customers

In what is likely to go down in the annals of furniture recalls as a fundamentally flawed and inadequate remedy, furniture maker Prepac has recalled about 21,000 unsafe and unstable dressers without offering any meaningful remedy to its customers. On May 6, 2020, Prepac issued a joint recall with the Consumer Product Safety Commission for [...]

May 13th, 2020|Blog|

The IKEA Dresser Tip-Over Litigation: Helping Clients and Consumers Across America

On May 24, 2017, a father entered the bedroom of his two-year-old son, Jozef, to check on him as he took his nap. He encountered a sight that no parent should ever see: an IKEA MALM three-drawer dresser had fallen on top of his son, pinning him between the drawers. Despite the father’s frantic efforts [...]

July 9th, 2018|Blog|