TITLE

Lane pays $900,000 to end cedar chest case

AUTHOR(S)
Linville, Jeff
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/16/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 44, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the agreement of Lane Co. to settle with the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission following an investigation into the deaths of children trapped in cedar chests manufactured by the company. Failure of Lane to report the defective automatic locks of the cedar chests; Campaign of the company to replace the self-locking latches.
ACCESSION #
4829849

 

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