Clawfoot Supply LLC, doing business as Signature Hardware, of Erlanger, Kentucky, has recalled over 7,200 wall-mounted shower seats due to a fall hazard:
The aluminum hardware supporting the shower seat can corrode, posing fall and laceration hazards.
Signature Hardware has received 194 reports of the shower seats breaking, including 37 reports of falls without injuries and 23 reports of injuries.
The injuries include scrapes and bruises, 3 reports of lacerations for which consumers received stitches, and 1 report of lumbar fractures.
This recall involves wall-mounted, folding shower seats made of teak wood slats joined together by support rods that extend from two wall mounting brackets.
They were sold at Signature Hardware by telephone and online at signaturehardware.com between January 2011 and July 2018 and by Barclay Products Ltd. through its showroom in Gurnee, Illinois between October 2013 and June 2017 for between $150 and $160.
For more information, contact Signature Hardware toll-free at 866-855-2284 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, or online at www.signaturehardware.com and click on “Product Recall.”
Source: Signature Hardware Recalls Wall-Mounted Shower Seats Due to Fall and Laceration Hazards