Bed Bath & Beyond recalls dangerous umbrellas
The Solar Lighted Cantilever Umbrellas were made in China and imported by Bed Bath & Beyond. About 7,600 are subject to the recall. Consumers are asked to stop using the umbrellas and return them to Bed Bath & Beyond for a refund.
The umbrellas were sold between February and June at Bed Bath & Beyond stores and the company web site for about $300. A plastic connector that attaches to the arm of the umbrella can break, causing the umbrella to collapse, posing injury risk to the user.
The 13-foot umbrella. is either tan- or chocolate-colored with lights on it and a black pole that supports it. The following UPC numbers are on the recalled products' packaging: 444444550439 (tan) and 444444583963 (chocolate). The model numbers are 8070C-S and 8070C-L .
Consumers with questions can call Bed Bath & Beyond at (800) 462-3966.