|May 24, 2012
Kitchen Table and Chair Set Recalled by Stoneberry Due to Fall Hazard
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Kitchen table sets
Units: About 200
Importer: Vantage Sales, Inc., of Lake Zurich, Ill.
Distributor: Mason Companies, Inc., of Chippewa Falls, Wis.
Hazard: The chairs can collapse during normal use, causing a fall hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: This recall involves three-piece oak table and chair sets. The table is square-shaped with four straight, rectangular legs. The chairs have a white padded cushion seat and a slatted backrest. Both the table and the wooden parts of the chairs are a light pine color. The set has the style number 404285 however this number does not appear anywhere on the set.
Sold at: Through the Stoneberry catalog and website from January 2012 and March 2012 for about $160. Stoneberry is owned by Mason Companies.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Stoneberry for instructions on returning the product for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Stoneberry at (800) 704-5480 between 6 a.m. and midnight CT Monday through Friday, or visit Stoneberry's website at http://www.stoneberry.com. Stoneberry is contacting its customers directly.
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