Casual Living Worldwide Inc. Recalls Outdoor Swivel Patio Chairs

Starting date:
January 31, 2017
Posting date:
January 31, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fall Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-61928

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Casual Living Worldwide Inc.

Affected products

Outdoor Swivel Patio Chairs

Product description

This recall involves Martha Stewart Living Cardona and Grand Bank outdoor swivel chairs.

The chairs are made of aluminum and steel with a round swivel base and arm rests. The chairs were sold as part of patio sets with accompanying tables.

The following patio chairs are being recalled in Canada:
Name Description Model Number UPC
Martha Stewart Living Grand Bank 5 Piece Dining Set D4067-5PC-CAN 7-22938-08580-4
Martha Stewart Living Grand Bank 6 Piece Dining Set D4067-6PC-CAN 7-22938-08580-4
Martha Stewart Living Cardona 7 Piece Dining Set DCDA-7PC-CAN 7-22938-08200-1

Hazard identified

The base of the chairs can break during normal use, posing a fall hazard to the user.

Casual Living Worldwide Inc. has received 34 reports of swivel chairs breaking in Canada, with no reported injuries. Health Canada has not received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of this product.

In the Unites Stated, Casual Living Worldwide Inc. has received 614 reports of the swivel chairs breaking, including 25 reports of injuries, primarily bruises and abrasions resulting from falls.

Number sold

Approximately 30,000 Units of the affected products were sold in Canada, exclusively at The Home Depot Canada and HomeDepot.ca.

Approximately 2 million units of affected products were sold in the United States under various model names and numbers.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold in Canada from 2011 through 2014. In the United States, the recalled products were sold from 2007 to 2014.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Casual Living Worldwide, Inc.
Simpsonville
Kentucky
UNITED STATES
Importer
The Home Depot Canada
Toronto
Ontario
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the chairs and contact Casual Living Worldwide for a free repair kit.

For more information, consumers may contact Casual Living Worldwide toll-free at 1-855-899-2127 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET on Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website, click on "Customer Care" and then "Recall Information" for more information.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.