Walmart Recalls Card Table and Chair Sets Due to Finger Amputation and Fall Hazards

The chairs can collapse unexpectedly. Injuries, including one finger amputation and three fingertip amputations, have been reported.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: January 02, 2014
Recall number: 14-075
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  • Walmart Mainstays five-piece card table and chairs set

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    Walmart Mainstays five-piece card table and chairs set

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    Label on chairs

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Mainstays five-piece card table and chair sets

Hazard:

The chairs can collapse unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard and a risk of finger injury, including finger amputation.

Consumer Contact:

Walmart at (800) 925-6278 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT on Saturday, and from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. CT on Sunday, or online at www.walmart.com and click on Product Recalls for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 73,400

Description

This recall involves the Mainstays card table sets with a black padded metal folding table and four black padded metal folding chairs. “Made by: Dongguan Shin Din Metal & Plastic Products Co,” or “Made by: Taiwan Shin Yeh Enterprises”, is printed on a white label on the bottom of the chairs.

Incidents/Injuries

Walmart has received 10 reports of injuries from collapsing chairs. Injury reports include one finger amputation, three fingertip amputations, sprained or fractured fingers and one report of a sore back.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled card table and chair sets and return the entire set to Walmart for a full refund. 

Sold exclusively at

Walmart stores nationwide and online at www.walmart.com from May 2013 through November 2013 for about $50.

Importer

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.

Manufacturer

Dongguan Shindin Metal & Plastic Products, Ltd. Of DongGuan China and Taiwan Shin Yeh Enterprises of Taiwan. 

Manufactured in

China and Taiwan

  • Walmart Mainstays five-piece card table and chairs set

  • Label on chairs