The CPSC Announced The Recall Of Adjustable Beds. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announces the following recall.
Product: Sleep Number Beds
Manufacturer: Select Comfort Corporation, of Minneapolis, Minn.
Hazard: When exposed to severely cold temperatures and impact, such as may occur during shipping, the power cord insulation on the electric air pump can crack, creating a short-circuit or exposing live electrical wires and presenting a shock or electrocution hazard.
Select Comfort Received Reports Of Cords Cracking
INCIDENTS/INJURIES: Select Comfort has received two reports of cords cracking. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Description: This program includes all Sleep NumberÂ® Beds by Select Comfort sold from November 2002 through March 15, 2003 that were shipped through or to cold weather locations.
Sold: Directly through Select Comfort as well as certain specialty mattress retailers and QVC nationwide from November 2002 through March 15, 2003 for between $500 and $3,300 per bed set.