Thousands of adult bed handles recalled after deaths

bed handle recall

U.S. (KXAN) — If you have a loved one in assisted living or at home care, this is a recall you should know about.

Bed Handles Inc. announced a recall of 113,000 portable adult bed handles after a fourth person has died.

When attached to an adult’s bed without the use of the safety retention straps, a handle can shift out of place creating a dangerous gap trapping the person.

The bed handles were sold from January 1994 through December 2007. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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