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Ross Stores Iron Lover's Bench Recalled

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Iron Lover's Bench. (Image credit: CSPC.)

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Ross Stores Inc., Pleasanton, Calif., announced a voluntary recall of about 185 Iron Lover's benches today.

Hazard: The bench may tip over when only one person is seated on it. This could pose a fall hazard to consumers.

Incidents/Injuries: Ross has received two reports of the bench tipping over. No injuries have been reported.

Description: The recalled metal two-seat bench is 51 inches long with SKU number 400051794482 printed on the price tag. The bench is a bronze color.

Sold exclusively at: Ross Stores nationwide between July 2010 and September 2010 for about $90.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using these benches and return them to any Ross Store for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Ross at (877) 455-7677 anytime. Consumers also can visit the Ross Stores' website at rossstores.com.

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