Recall date: August 2, 2012
Recall number: 12-241

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Patio Bistro Sets
Hazard:
When the chair support bar is not fully engaged, the chair poses a fall hazard to a consumer who sits in the partially engaged chair.
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, please contact Midas Lin toll-free at (877) 556-0886 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit their website at www.cobernbistroset.com

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 16,400
Description:

If the support bar on the sets' folding chairs is not fully engaged, the chair can collapse. Consumers have reported minor injuries from falls from chairs.

Description:

This recall involves folding chairs sold with three-piece patio bistro sets. Each set contains two folding chairs and a folding table. The chairs have a black steel frame and dark stained wooden seats and backs. Model #S658-01, item # 0355053 and "Garden Treasures" is printed on the cover of the instruction manual sold with the patio bistro sets.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received thirteen reports of consumers who fell from partially opened chairs, resulting in reports of back injuries, contusions and scrapes.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Midas Lin for a new set of warning labels and supplemental instructions for the chairs. Do not return the product to the store.

Sold Exclusively At:

Lowe's stores nationwide from August 2011 through February 2012 for about $98 for the set.

Manufacturer(s):
Midas Lin Company Ltd., of China
Importer(s):

L G Sourcing, Inc., of North Wilkesboro, N.C.

Manufactured In:
China