Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard Prompts Recall of Mattress Sets by Mattress World

Jan 13, 2010, 12:15 ET from U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.


Name of Product: Mattress Sets

Units: About 750

Manufacturer: Mattress World, of Dallas, Texas

Hazard: The mattress sets fail to meet the mandatory federal open flame standard and pose a fire hazard to consumers.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: This recall involves Mattress World renovated twin, full, queen and king mattress sets sold in blue floral, white floral and taupe floral. Only those with the following information on tags attached to the mattress and foundation (box spring) are included in this recall.

Information on Mattress and Box Spring Tags


Mattress World

Date of Manufacture

May 29, 2009 through September 4, 2009

Prototype ID


Sold at: Various furniture stores in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas from May 2009 through September 2009 for between $35 and $105.  

Manufactured in: United States

Remedy: Consumers should immediately contact Mattress World to receive a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Mattress World at (877) 819-0725 between 9 a.m and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or email the firm at  

CPSC is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product.  Please tell us about it by visiting

Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 819-0725

CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772

CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission