(WBNG Binghamton) Bed Bath & Beyond has recalled about 7,600 Solar Lighted Cantilever Umbrellas.
A plastic connector which attaches to the arm of the umbrella can break, causing the umbrella to collapse. This poses a risk of injury to the user.
Bed Bath & Beyond has received 21 reports of units collapsing.
People complained of bruises, abrasions and nausea.
The recalled product is a 13-foot Solar Lighted Cantilever Umbrella.
The umbrella has tan or chocolate colored material, lights and a black supporting pole.
The UPC numbers are 444444550439 (tan) and 444444583963 (chocolate) and can be found on the product packaging.
The model numbers are 8070C-S and 8070C-L and can be found on the assembly and operating instruction that were enclosed with the product packaging.
They were sold exclusively at Bed Bath & Beyond stores and online at www.bedbathandbeyond.com and www.bedbathandbeyond.ca from February 2010 through June 2010 for about $300.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return it to any Bed Bath & Beyond location for a full refund.
For additional information, contact Bed Bath & Beyond toll-free at (800) 462-3966, 24 hours a day, seven days a week or visit the firm's website at www.bedbathandbeyond.com and www.bedbathandbeyond.ca