Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Safety Alert

DownEast Outfitters Recalls Folding Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard

Name of product: Mattress on the Go folding mattresses

Hazard: The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Repair

Recall date: July 22, 2020

Units: About 1,600

Consumer Contact: DownEast at 800-337-3076 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT, Monday through Friday, email at recallMOTG@deoinc.com or online at www.downeastbasics.com and click on the "Recall Notice" tab for more information.

Description: This recall involves DownEast's Mattress on the Go folding mattresses which can be used as a small sofa or chair. The two-tone gray mattresses measure 4 inches high when configured as a mattress. Only the twin-sized mattresses are included in this recall. Downeast Home & Clothing, Item # 5540033515 and Made in China are printed on a white tag located on the underside of the head panel of the mattress.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mattresses and contact DownEast to receive a free fitted liner to cover the mattress and bring it into compliance with the federal standard.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Sold At: DownEast store locations nationwide and donated to various facilities from November 2017 through December 2019 for about $110.

Manufacturer: Relux Mattress Co. Ltd., of China

Importer: DownEast Outfitters Inc., of Salt Lake City, Utah

Manufactured In: China