Regency Seating Recalls Oakmont Fabric Stackable Chair Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively by Global Industrial Equipment

The weld connecting the legs to the seat can break. The chairs have a metal frame with padded fabric seat and back cushions.

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

Recall date: Tháng Ba 05, 2013
Recall number: 13-131
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    Oakmont burgundy stackable chair

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Stackable Chairs

Hazard:

The weld connecting the legs to the seat can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Regency Seating Inc., toll-free at (866) 816-9822 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by e-mail at recall@regencyof.com, or online at www.regencyof.com, then click on Safety Notices for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 750

Description

The recalled chairs are four-legged stackable chairs sold under the name Oakmont exclusively through Global Industrial Equipment. The chairs have a metal frame with padded fabric seat and back cushions. The cushions come in black, blue or burgundy. The model number, manufacture date "5-2011" and part number "PO000837" are on a white label under the seat of the recalled chairs. Chairs with the following descriptions and model numbers are being recalled:

 

Description Models
Black Fabric Back and Seat Cushion WB240168BK and CN240168BK
Blue Fabric Back and Seat Cushion WB240168BL and CN240168BL
Burgundy Fabric Back and Seat Cushion WB240168BY and CN240168BY
Incidents/Injuries

Regency Seating has received three reports of leg welds breaking. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Regency for a free replacement chair.

Sold exclusively at

Global Industrial Equipment, both online and in its catalog from May 2011 to May 2012 for between $38 and $40.

Importer

Regency Seating Inc., of Akron, Ohio

Manufactured in

China

  • Oakmont black stackable chair

  • Oakmont blue stackable chair

  • Oakmont burgundy stackable chair