Grandin Road Recalls Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The Alsace Furniture Collection chairs' back legs can bend when a seated person leans back.

Recall date: Tháng Mười Hai 06, 2012
Recall number: 13-710
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    Grandin Road "Alsace" Chair

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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Metal Chairs

Hazard:

The chairs’ back legs can bend when a seated person leans back. This poses fall and injury hazards to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Grandin Road; toll-free at (888) 298-4651, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or www.grandinroad.com and click on Product Safety Information for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 2,200

Description

This recall involves vintage-inspired, iron chairs with item number 45665, located on the sales receipt. The chairs have a shaped metal seat and legs over a metal tube frame. They have a back that consists of an arched metal tube with a metal center plate. The chairs were sold in apricot, blue, green, red or yellow under Grandin Road’s Alsace Furniture Collection. “Made in India” is printed on a white sticker located underneath the chairs’ seat.

Incidents/Injuries

Grandin Road is aware of eight reports of the chairs’ back legs bending, including three reports of minor injuries.

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the recalled chairs immediately and contact Grandin Road for instructions on how to receive a full refund in the form of a merchandise credit for the value of the purchase price, plus applicable shipping, handling and taxes. Grandin Road is contacting its customers directly.

Sold at

Grandin Road catalog and online at www.grandinroad.com from September 2011 to February 2012 for between $149 and $189.

Retailer

Grandin Road, of West Chester, Ohio

Importer

Cinmar, LLC, of West Chester, Ohio

Manufacturer

K&K Exporters of Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India

Manufactured in

India

  • Grandin Road "Alsace" Chair

  • White Sticker Location