On September 8, 2022, Cyme Tech issued a recall for their different Murphy Beds. The recall, number 22-771, includes the Wade Logan, Stellar Home Furniture, Orren Ellis, and Ivy Bronxx branded murphy beds. According to the recall, the wall beds can break/detach from the wall, potentially falling onto anyone nearby; this creates an impact risk and crush risk.
The recall affects approximately 8,200 products. As mentioned above, the recalled beds were sold under multiple brands. The affected models included the following:
The recalled beds can be identified with the following information:
- Low Profile Murphy wall bed part numbers S214 (double bed with vertical doors)
- Low Profile Murphy wall bed part numbers S215 (queen bed with vertical doors)
- Low Profile Murphy wall bed part numbers S234 (double bed with horizontal doors)
- Low Profile Murphy wall bed part numbers S235 (queen bed with horizontal doors)
The defective beds were sold online at Wayfair, Amazon, AllModern, Cymax, Overstock, and Wal-Mart.com from February 2014 to May 2022 for prices ranging from $1,200 to $1,500.
There have been at least 146 reports of the beds falling/breaking resulting in at least 62 injuries, some of which included broken bones, bruises, lacerations, concussions, etc.
Were you or a loved one injured by a defective murphy bed included in this recall? If so, it is essential that you seek legal assistance as soon as possible. Based on the details surrounding your lawsuit, you could have grounds to file a product liability lawsuit. Here at our law firm, our defective product lawyers are more than ready to take care of your lawsuit and help you recover the highest settlement available for your claim. If you are ready to explore the legal options available to you and your family, do not hesitate to reach out to the experts here at our law firm immediately.
Possible Injuries Caused by Defective Murphy Beds
As mentioned above, there have been multiple reports of injuries associated with the defective beds. Reported injuries include broken bones, bruises, lacerations, and concussions, for example. However, it is important to note that the injuries resulting from the defective murphy beds breaking or detaching from the wall can result in potentially critical injuries.
These injuries can include the following:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Head injuries
- Neck injuries
- Back injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Shoulder injuries
- Knee injuries
- Hip injuries
- Fractured/broken bones
- Nerve injuries
- Ligament injuries
- Muscle injuries
- Crushing injuries
- Entrapment (resulting in respiratory injuries)
- Scrapes and bruises
Without a doubt, some of these injuries can potentially lead to devastating harm. No matter the harm that you or a loved one suffered because of a defective murphy bed, it is important that you explore the legal options available to you as soon as possible. You could have the right to file a lawsuit.
Recommended Steps to Take
If you or a loved one suffered injuries associated with a recently recalled murphy bed, you might have questions about what to do if you were injured. Consider some of the recommendations listed below:
- Seek medical attention as soon as possible
- Take photos of all injuries resulting from the incident
- Take photos of the scene of the accident
- Take photos of the defective product
- Contact the company to report the incident and resulting harm – never agree to a free repair, a full/partial refund, store credit, replacement, etc.
- If available, gather video footage that captured the incident
- Gather all relevant medical records
- Collect records of lost income (if relevant)
- Seek legal assistance as soon as possible
Can I File a Class Action Lawsuit?
In product recall cases in which there are multiple victims, class action claims and mass torts are likely. You might have many questions, including is there a class action lawsuit and how can I join a class action lawsuit on this case? Without a doubt, these questions are very common.
How can I be a part of a class action lawsuit on this case? If you are interested in participating in a class action lawsuit, you will need to reach out to a class action lawyer. An experienced recall lawyer will be able to handle things effectively and ensure that your claim is included in the class action. For more information about filing a class action lawsuit, contact the experts here at our law firm today.
Contact the Downtown L.A. Law Group Today
If you or a loved one was injured by the defective murphy beds mentioned above, you could have grounds to file a product liability lawsuit against Cyme Tech. If your lawsuit is successful, you could ultimately be awarded compensation for medical costs, lost pay, pain and suffering, punitive damages, and legal fees, for example. For more information about your right to sue and recover compensation, contact the experts here at our firm today. Our lawyers have decades of experience and are more than ready to provide you with the guidance that you need to fight for your rights and recover the payout that you are owed.
Here at our firm, we offer free case evaluations, including free initial consultations and free second opinions. Our Zero-Fee guarantee ensures that our clients will not be required to pay any upfront legal costs to speak to our lawyers. We also work on a Zero-Fee guarantee, meaning that our clients will not be required to pay any upfront legal cosets until after winning their claims. If you do not win, you will not have to pay anything.
Contact us today to learn more about the legal options available to you after being harmed by a defective murphy bed.