WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product: TV Stands
Units: About 48,600
Distributor: Studio RTA, of Pico Rivera, Calif.
Manufacturers: King Pao Enterprise Co. Ltd. and Studio Link Corp. Ltd., of China
Hazard: The stability of the stands does not meet industry standards to prevent TV tip-over, posing a risk of injury or death to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: This recall involves four different TV stand models. Model numbers are printed on the packaging and instruction’s sheet.
* “E Series” Model 060331: The product consists of two glass shelves, a lower shelf made of metal, and black leg and frame components.
* “Fierro” Model 402875: This product was sold exclusively by Best Buy. The product consists of three glass shelves with black leg and frame components.
* “Madison DLP” Model 060176: The product consists of three glass shelves with dark wood grain finish frame components, black legs, and a black fiberboard back panel.
* “Madison 3000” Model 060090: The product consists of three glass shelves with dark wood grain finish frame components, black legs, and a metal mesh back panel.
Sold by: Best Buy (model 402875) and other retailers nationwide from May 2004 through August 2008 for about between $220 and $260
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately remove the TV from the stand and contact Studio RTA to receive a free repair kit.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Studio RTA toll-free at (888) 309-0299 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT, or visit the firm’s Web site at http://www.studiorta.com/recall/index.html