Recall date: January 17, 2013
Recall number: 13-719

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Reclining Chair
Hazard:
The chair can tip over backwards when used in its fully reclined position, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
Remedy:
RepairRefund
Consumer Contact:

American Signature Inc.; at (800) 743-4577, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.vcf.com or www.asfurniture.com, then click on Safety Recalls.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 2,158
Description:

The reclining arm chair can tip over backwards when used in its fully reclined position.

Description:

The recalled chairs are Hayward Push Back reclining arm chairs. They are 38 inches high and covered in brown or black faux leather fabric with double-needle baseball stitching. The brown chair is item number HGB-805-1. The black chair is item number HGB-805-2. The item number is on the upper right-hand side of the product tag attached to the bottom side of the chair's footrest.

Incidents/Injuries:

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact American Signature to receive free replacement legs. Consumers may also return the chairs for a store credit equal to the full price of the chair. American Signature is contacting its customers directly.

Sold Exclusively At:

Value City Furniture stores and American Signature Furniture stores from June 2012 to August 2012 for about $150.

Manufactured In:
China