Ross Stores Recalls Acacia Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The chair can collapse when weight is placed on it.

Recall date: July 22, 2011
Recall number: 11-283

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Acacia chair

Hazard:

The chair can collapse when weight is placed on it, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Ross at (877) 455-7677 anytime or visit the Ross Stores’ website at www.rossstores.com

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 1,200

Description

The recalled chairs have a natural finish made of acacia wood with SKU number 400058432585 or 400058432608 printed on the price tag. The price tag is white and located on the front of the seat’s chair. There are no other markings on the chair.

Incidents/Injuries

Ross has received five reports of the chair collapsing. Four minor injuries were reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using these chairs and return them to any Ross Store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Ross Stores nationwide between March 2011 and May 2011 for about $40.

Importer(s)

Ross Stores Inc., of Pleasanton, Calif.

Manufactured in

Vietnam