Recall date: January 2, 2014
Recall number: 14-075

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Mainstays five-piece card table and chair sets
Hazard:
The chairs can collapse unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard and a risk of finger injury, including finger amputation.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

Walmart at (800) 925-6278 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT on Saturday, and from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. CT on Sunday, or online at www.walmart.com and click on Product Recalls for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 73,400
Description:

The chairs can collapse unexpectedly. Injuries, including one finger amputation and three fingertip amputations, have been reported.

Description:

This recall involves the Mainstays card table sets with a black padded metal folding table and four black padded metal folding chairs. "Made by: Dongguan Shin Din Metal & Plastic Products Co," or "Made by: Taiwan Shin Yeh Enterprises", is printed on a white label on the bottom of the chairs.

Incidents/Injuries:

Walmart has received 10 reports of injuries from collapsing chairs. Injury reports include one finger amputation, three fingertip amputations, sprained or fractured fingers and one report of a sore back.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled card table and chair sets and return the entire set to Walmart for a full refund. 

Sold Exclusively At:

Walmart stores nationwide and online at www.walmart.com from May 2013 through November 2013 for about $50.

Importer:

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.

Manufactured In:
China and Taiwan