Gibson Leather Task Chair Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Gibson Leather Task Chair Recall [US]Office Depot recalls about 1,400,000 Gibson Leather Task Chairs due to fall, injury hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/y3dHj

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Office-Depot-Recalls-Gibson-Leather-Task-Chairs/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Office Depot Gibson Leather Task Chairs.

The black, armless, adjustable Chairs have a black base with five wheels. The affected Chairs have the SKU number 105479 and the registration numbers PA 27248 (CN), PA 25498 (CN), PA 25276 (HK) or CA 35181 (RC) that can be found next to the words “Made in China” which is printed on a label located on the underside of the seats.

According to the CPSC, the mounting plate weld can break and separate the seat from the base of the chair, posing a fall hazard to consumers. Office Depot has received about 153 reports of the seat plate weld cracking or breaking, including 25 reports of contusions, abrasions and reports of injuries to the head, neck and a fractured back and hip that required medical attention.

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CPSC recall number: 14-188
Recalls Direct RIN: 3661-2014
About the Recalls Direct service: http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site: http://www.LivingSafely.org
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