Staples Recalls Office Chairs Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

The base of the five-wheel chairs can break.

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 Bảy 11, 2013
Recall number: 13-742
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  • Bermond fabric chair in gray

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    Bermond fabric chair in gray

  • Bermond fabric chair in burgundy

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    Bermond fabric chair in burgundy

  • Bermond chair seat cushion tag on the bottom of the seat

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    Bermond chair seat cushion tag on the bottom of the seat

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Bermond Fabric Manager's Chairs

Hazard:

The base of the chair can break, posing a fall hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Staples toll free at (888) 577-9824 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at http://www.staples.com/ and go to the Warranty and Recall Info page or http://www.quill.com/ and go to the Recall Information page.

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Recall Details

Units

About 3,350

Description

The office chairs with unpadded arms have a five-wheel base and come in two colors: gray and burgundy.  A tag on the bottom of the seat cushion has the SKU and item numbers printed on it: the gray SKU is 924204 with item number 21084; and the burgundy SKU is 924203 with item number 21083. 

Incidents/Injuries

Staples has received 41 reports of the chairs’ base breaking, including three from consumers who reported falling out of the chairs with one receiving a scratched leg and bump to the back of the head. 

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the chairs and contact the firm for instructions on returning the chairs for a full refund.  Staples is contacting all known customers directly to provide this information.

Sold at

Staples.com and online via Staples’ in-store kiosks, Staples Advantage, Quill.com and Medical Arts Press between July 2011 and May 2013 for about $50 to $100. 

Manufacturer

Global Furniture (Zheijiang) Co. Ltd. of  Zheijiang, China

Importer

Staples the Office Superstore LLC, of Framingham, Mass.

Manufactured in

China

  • Bermond fabric chair in gray

  • Bermond fabric chair in burgundy

  • Bermond chair seat cushion tag on the bottom of the seat