Serta Recalls 6,100 Mattresses As Fire Hazards

Law360, New York (October 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Serta International Mattress Co. has announced that it will recall over 6,000 mattresses amid fears that the mattresses pose a potential fire hazard to consumers.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission on Tuesday announced the voluntary recall in conjunction with Serta of around 6,100 mattresses in over a dozen models.

According to the agency, the mattresses in question failed to meet the mandatory federal open flame standard for mattresses, although no injuries have been reported so far.

Serta said in a statement on its Web site...
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