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Bungee Chairs Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods Stores Recalled Due to Fall Hazard; Made by Nanjing Kekang Outdoor Products

  • Captiva Designs Bungee Chairs
Name of Product:
Chairs
Hazard:

The chair rivets can break while in use, posing a fall hzard to the consuemr. 

Remedy:
Refund
Recall Date:
September 15, 2016
Units:
About 4,100
Consumer Contact

Nanjing Kekang Outdoor Products toll-free at 866-283-4412 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.big5sportinggoods.com and click on “Product Recall” at the bottom of the homepage for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Captiva Designs bungee chairs with model number AC098 printed on the header cards of the product packages. The collapsible chair has a navy blue and teal nylon and bungee seat and black metal legs. The chair’s bungee cords are laced through the seat frame.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bungee chairs and return them to any Big 5 Sporting Goods store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received three reports of chair rivets breaking, including two reports of injuries from falls.

Sold Exclusively At

 Big 5 Sporting Goods stores nationwide from May 2016 through July 2016 for about $30.

Manufactured In:
China
Importer(s):

Big 5 Sporting Goods, of El Segundo, Calif.

Distributor(s):

Big 5 Sporting Goods, of El Segundo, Calif.

Recall number:
16-263
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