Name of product: Argos Habitat Furniture – Sofa – ETON
Product number Model Name
1153279 ETON FOOTSTOOL GREY
1958292 ETON LEFT HAND CORNER SOFA CHARCOAL
1958302 ETON RIGHT HAND CORNER SOFA CHARCOAL
1153293 ETON LEFT HAND CORNER SOFA GREY
1153303 ETON RIGHT HAND CORNER SOFA GREY
This only affects items sold between 01/02/2022 to 28/02/2023 in the UK.
Hazard: Failed to meet the required fire safety standards
The product has been identified as presenting a serious risk of fire as the fabric cover fails to meet the requirements of the relevant standard BS5852. If the cover of the sofa came into contact with a naked flame, it would catch fire and continue to flame.
The product does not meet the requirements of the Furniture and Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations 1988.
Remedy: Avoid contact with fire sources
In the meantime, your Sofa/footstool can still be used, provided you ensure it doesn’t come into contact with fire sources for example, matches.