Cost Plus World Market Recalls Twist Swivel Stools Due to Fall Hazard

The weld joint attaching the stool seat to the center post can break.

Recall date: May 12, 2015
Recall number: 15-134
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    Recalled Cost Plus World Market twist swivel stool

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Twist Swivel Stools

Hazard:

The weld joint attaching the stool seat to the center post can break, posing a fall hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Cost Plus World Market toll-free at (877) 967-5362 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET daily or online at www.worldmarket.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 125,000

Description

This recall involves twist swivel stools with a light brown-finish wood seat and base with four black metal legs. The stools measure 24.5 inches high in the non-extended position and 29.5 inches when fully extended. SKU number 438000 is printed on the UPC sticker attached to the underside of the stool seat.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received 12 reports of the stool’s joint breaking.  No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled stool and return it to any Cost Plus World Market or World Market store for a full refund. Refunds can be used toward the purchase of a replacement stool when it becomes available.

Sold exclusively at

Cost Plus World Market and World Market stores nationwide and online at www.worldmarket.com from February 2011 through February 2015 for about $120.

Distributor(s)

Cost Plus Management Services Inc., of Oakland, Calif.

Manufactured in

Indonesia

  • Recalled Cost Plus World Market twist swivel stool