Recall date: December 3, 2015
Recall number: 16-052

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Reading Chairs
Hazard:
The front leg on reading chairs sold without front leg support blocks can bend or break, posing a fall hazard to the user.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

Cost Plus World Market toll-free at 877-967-5362 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET daily or online at www.worldmarket.com and click on "Product Recalls" for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 2,700
Description:

The front leg on reading chairs sold without front leg support blocks can bend or break, posing a fall hazard to the user.

Description:

This recall involves high-back upholstered reading chairs sold in a black and white floral print. The chairs are 37-inches tall by 30-inches wide, and have four wooden legs with the front two on casters. SKU number 473747 is printed on a UPC sticker affixed to the underside of the chair.

Incidents/Injuries:

Cost Plus World Market has received eight reports of front chair legs bending or breaking, including one report of an injury when a consumer fell out of the chair.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and inspect the front legs for support blocks. Chairs without support blocks can be returned to any Cost Plus World Market for a free exchange. Consumers should contact Cost Plus World Market or log onto www.worldmarket.com for instructions on how to inspect the chair legs for support blocks.

Sold Exclusively At:

Cost Plus World Market and World Market stores nationwide and online at www.worldmarket.com from January 2015 through September 2015 for about $300. 

Distributor(s):

Cost Plus Management Services Inc., of Oakland, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China