Grandin Road Recalls Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The Alsace Furniture Collection chairs' back legs can bend when a seated person leans back.

Recall date: December 06, 2012
Recall number: 13-710
  • Grandin Road "Alsace" Chair

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    Grandin Road "Alsace" Chair

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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Metal Chairs


The chairs’ back legs can bend when a seated person leans back. This poses fall and injury hazards to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Grandin Road; toll-free at (888) 298-4651, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or and click on Product Safety Information for more information.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details


About 2,200


This recall involves vintage-inspired, iron chairs with item number 45665, located on the sales receipt. The chairs have a shaped metal seat and legs over a metal tube frame. They have a back that consists of an arched metal tube with a metal center plate. The chairs were sold in apricot, blue, green, red or yellow under Grandin Road’s Alsace Furniture Collection. “Made in India” is printed on a white sticker located underneath the chairs’ seat.


Grandin Road is aware of eight reports of the chairs’ back legs bending, including three reports of minor injuries.


Consumers should stop using the recalled chairs immediately and contact Grandin Road for instructions on how to receive a full refund in the form of a merchandise credit for the value of the purchase price, plus applicable shipping, handling and taxes. Grandin Road is contacting its customers directly.

Sold at

Grandin Road catalog and online at from September 2011 to February 2012 for between $149 and $189.


Grandin Road, of West Chester, Ohio


Cinmar, LLC, of West Chester, Ohio


K&K Exporters of Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India

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  • Grandin Road "Alsace" Chair

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