What can we do about this? Removed cover a few months ago to cut mattress down to fit a Queen sized bed. So what is fiberglass and why is it found in some mattresses? I’ve also been going to the doctors for weeks now about respiratory issues. It’s everywhere. Please sign me in for this lawsuit. The sheets and cover got washed, but she put those in with her clothes and put a new sheet set on… right onto the mattress. My guess is there’s no compensation for any of us. I found this page and looked around my bed with a flashlight. We had to throw out the mattress, box spring, all linens and lots of clothes. I never removed his mattress cover but the day I took it out of the box I noticed 2 small slits in the underneath side of the cover. Sept. 2019 I bought off Amazon the Ashley Chime 12 inch Medium Memory Foam mattress. I looked into Organic beds but there is no way on gods green earth I can afford them. I went out to buy a whole new mattress cause the stuff keeps coming out and now it’s all over the comforter and sheets. Please help! The two terms refer to the same phenomenon of chemicals breaking down and dispersing into the air, which some have attributed to allergic reactions, breathing issues and toxin buildup. None of my family can do there laundry because the washer and dryer have fiber glass in it. Scary! 2020, Chandler says she removed the outer cover of her mattress in order to clean it in her washing machine. I would like to be added to the class action lawsuit. Please contact me at my email address attached. I have lost more money than what the matress was worth can someor tell be how yo get rid off the washer and dryer fibberglass because they are 2000 washers and dryer i cant afford to throw them away. We loved how it felt, except for the tiny glass shards it produced … The Zinus class action lawsuit states that on Feb. 14 2020, a news piece entitled “Hidden Hazards” aired on a CBS affiliate in St. Louis documenting “the danger lurking in your mattress.” The news story outlined the plaintiffs’ experience in this case when the Zinus mattress released a large amount of glass fibers, causing life-threatening injuries to their family. Thank u. I also have been going through this fibers up my ass process all over..just tried to wash a pet stain out and I made it so much worse. I purchased a Zinus Spa Sensations mattress from Walmart in 2019. Chandler claims she purchased the Zinus mattress from a Walmart in the summer of 2019. Please help! Plaintiffs Amanda Chandler and Robert Durham say that once the outer cover of the said mattresses are unzipped, large glass … I really want this thing out of my house. I have been placed on antibiotics, steroids, inhalers and nebulizers, but the symptoms persist while I am in my house. The fiberglass is everywhere. Our bedroom, the hallway, the laundry room, the washer and dryer, all the laundry that was folded on the mattress, and all the laundry it touched when I put it away in our room and in our son’s room, the carpet in both bedrooms … all completely destroyed by the glass strands. We purchased a Zinus green tea mattress off amazon in February of this year. This happens if you remove the mattress cover or unzip it. as we turned (not flipped) the mattress, my feet started burning. What's the big … Ill call to find out more with the lawsuit. Fiberglass is a big issue—most people have no idea they’re sleeping on it. Nowhere when I purchased off Amazon did it say it contained fiberglass which I looked for to make sure it was safe for my daughter. I needed to wash the cover a over a year ago and learned then not to remove it because of the weird material. the fiber glass gets on everything and makes us itchy. Fiberglass insulation or glass wool is a man-made vitreous fiber. My wife decided to read on any possible recalls and found out about the Fiber issued. That is when I read the tag to see what is was made of. The plaintiffs allege that the glass shards contained in the mattresses are for fire retardant purposes and are larger than the type of fiberglass than is used in household insulation. My sister has a major rash on her back and neck. You’ve seen in the above article just a few a the ways that mattress companies attempt to fool you into thinking their mattress is safe, when nothing could be further from the truth. Now I’m scared and don’t know what to do. Best Mattress Picks is a free online resource to help you find your perfect mattress, today. I purchased a Zinus 12 Inch Green Tea Memory Foam Mattress from Amazon on Nov 27, 2017. I’ve purchased 3 of these, my dog also ate those 3 mattresses ! Plaintiffs Amanda Chandler and Robert... Read More, © 2021 Top Class Actions LLC. Its been to this day (a few months later) a battle trying to get rid of the itch that has pervaded wearing anything that was in our bedroom closet. Please help us we still have both in our house and do not know what to do? It was not regulated by OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administrations), even though it is well known that it can be … Cost of damage near $1k. What should I do? I’m not sure if I still have the receipt ? specially now. Took off cover to wash and same night felt skin irritation. Cutting open the many layers of plastic with a razor blade is extremely dangerous; as you do not want to inadvertently cut the mattress model you just spent hundreds on. Unfortunately we were experience an itch every night. I … We spent $1800 on the bed itself so I wasn’t exactly willing to just go out and purchase a new bed bc I can’t afford it right now as I am about to have our third baby in about a month but my family will not be using this bed anymore! Fiberglass is a known irritant and can be aggravating and even dangerous. Sure enough, I’m not the only one suffering with all this itching, burning eyes, hacking up a lung. I have bought 2 queen sized mattresses.