Name of Product: Door locksets

Hazard: The lockset can fail to open, posing an entrapment hazard and inability to vacate a location in an emergency.

Remedy: Replace

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled locksets and contact the firm for instructions on receiving a free replacement lockset.

Consumer Contact: dormakaba USA Inc. toll-free at 855-885-1296 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or and click on Products, then on Recall for more information.

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Units: About 13,500 (in addition, about 800 were sold in Canada and about 200 were sold in Mexico)

Description: This recall involves Stanley Commercial Hardware’s grade 1 mortise lever lock

QMS/QME 100 Series. The recalled locksets have Bright Brass, Satin Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Satin Nickel, Bright Chrome or Satin Chrome finish.  The locksets were sold in 15 different “functions” or models that can be identified by the three digit number following the QMS/QME series, which is located on the mortise case that is installed in the door cavity. Only mortise locksets with the following model/series numbers are included in the recall.


Model/Series Case Description
QMS130 F1 Privacy
QMS140 F22 Passage
QMS145 F19 Privacy with Deadbolt
QMS150 F4 Entry
QMS152 F13 Exit
QMS154 F20 Corridor
QMS158 F11 Dormitory
QMS160 F5 Classroom
QMS162 F32 Classroom Security
QMS164 F9 Apartment
QMS170 F7 Storeroom
QMS172 F30 Institutional
QMS174 F14 Store Door


Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received eight reports of lockset latch failures. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At: Newport Distribution, CBS Manhattan, Columbus Door Company and other lock distributors and retailers nationwide, and online at from December 2013 through June 2018 for between about $450 and $650.

Manufacturer(s): Thase Enterprise Co. Ltd., of Taiwan

Importer(s): Stanley Security Solutions, Inc. and Best Access Solutions, Inc., of Indianapolis, Ind.

Distributor(s): dormakaba USA, of Indianapolis, Ind.

Manufactured In: Taiwan