CPSC Recall: Frontgate closet ladders pose fall hazards; 83,000 recalled

01/20/2011 // Greensboro, NC, USA // Personal Injury Lawyers News // Nicole Howley

San Francisco, CA—Dillon Davis and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) voluntarily recalled about 38,000 Frontgate closet ladders over fall hazards. The CPSC announced the recall on January 20, 2011.

The recall was initiated after discovering that the ladders can unexpectedly break, which can pose a fall hazard to consumers.

The CPSC reported, “This recall involves Frontgate foldaway closet two- and three-step ladders. The ladders are made of mahogany wood and designed for use in walk-in closets. Catalog item numbers included in the recall are 11998 for the two-step and 11675, 11975, 30269, 37935 and 40645 for the three-step ladder.”

Consumers are advised to contact Frontgate to receive instructions on how to receive a merchandise credit for the amount of the ladder. All known customers are being contacted by Fontgate.

For further information, consumers can contact Frontgate at (888) 298-4651 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their recall website at www.regcen.com/frontgateladder.

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