According to news sources, a recall has been announced for about 2,300 units of Standard and Economy Hammock Stands due to the product posing a fall hazard.
The company, Twin Oaks, announced the recall after receiving reports regarding the foot bracket of the recalled hammock cracking. The company received 43 reports of incidents involving a cracked foot bracket, several of which caused consumers to fall to the ground. To date, there have been no reported injuries. The recalled hammock stands include those with model numbers 14015 (green) or 14016 (black).
Consumers will be able to receive a free replacement of the recalled hammocks if returned to the company. Consumers may contact the company at (800) 688-8946 to receive instructions regarding how to return the recalled product.
As a San Bernardino personal injury attorney, I’ve seen recalls of this kind in the past and understand the risks they entail for unsuspecting consumers. I hope that by supplying this information consumers will have an opportunity to learn more about this recalled product . If you or a loved one has been injured through the use or consumption of a defective product, speak with a personal injury lawyer Ventura to learn about the legal options available to you.