Teavana has issued a recall of nearly 500,000 Glass Tea Tumblers because the double-walled beverage glasses may suddenly break and shatter. According to The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the breaking and shattering of the glasses poses a risk of burning consumers.
Below is more information about the recalled Teavana Glass Tea Tumblers.
- Product Name: Teavana Glass Tea Tumblers
- Importer: Teavana Corporation, of Atlanta, Ga.
- Manufactured In: China
- Units: About 445,000 in the U.S, and 24,850 in Canada
- Places Sold:
- Teavana stores
- Online at Teavana.com
- Dates Sold: From August 2007 through May 2013
- Price of Product:
- About $15 to $33 for the individual tumblers
- About $40 for the Flourish Iced Tea Glasses Sets
- About $80 to $100 for the Imperial Blooming Collection Tea Sets
Click to see pictures of the recalled Teavana Glass Tea Tumblers.
Injuries To Date:
- To date, there have been around 302 reports of the glass breaking or shattering
- There have been six reports of lacerations and burns when the tumblers broke during use
- According to the CPSC, Injuries reported include cut fingers and legs and burned toes
Free Replacement Metallic Tea Tumbler and Complimentary Tea:
If you have purchased the recalled Teavana Glass Tea Tumblers, it is important to stop using the product immediately. Furthermore, you should return the glasses to a Teavana store location (excluding stores at Columbia Mall, Columbia, Maryland; Dallas Fort Worth Airport, Arlington, Texas; and Galleria Mall, Fort Lauderdale, Florida) for a "free replacement metallic tea tumbler and a complimentary 2 oz. package of Opus Rouge Rooibos Tea." According to the CPSC, “Consumers may also mail the tumblers or glasses to Teavana by calling the company and requesting a pre-paid mailer that will be sent at no cost to the consumer for returning the recalled tumblers or glasses.”
For additional information about the recall, consumers may contact Teavana toll-free at (877) 261-1509. Consumers may also visit www.Teavana.com and click on “Glass Tumbler Recall.”
What to Do if a Recalled Product Has Affected You?
If you or a loved one has suffered injuries as a result of a recalled product, you may be entitled to compensation. It would be beneficial to speak to an attorney specializing in products liability. Most of the attorneys here at LawInfo.com offer free initial consultations. It would be advantageous to at least discuss your case with an attorney to get some feedback.
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