Kmart Tolix Metal Chair Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Kmart Tolix Metal Chair Recall [Australia]Kmart Australia Ltd. recalls certain batch/lots of Tolix Replica Metal Chairs due to entrapment and/or laceration hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/4nbg9d

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1084758

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Metal Chairs are subject to this recall:

  • Tolix Replica Metal Chairs, APNs: 9341102399519, 9341102399526, 9341102735096 and 9341102767080

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Chairs’ design and retail presentation. One (1) additional variation of the recalled Chairs is pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the tapering of the inside bottom of the Chairs’ legs may present an entrapment and/or laceration hazard. If this occurs, fingers or toes may get caught in the bottom of the Chair legs and cause injury.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Chairs, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Alternatively Kmart can supply a free plug insert kit to customers for insertion into the inside legs of the Chairs. Once the plugs have been inserted, you can continue using the Chairs without the above mentioned entrapment and/or laceration hazards. The plugs will be available at Kmart stores on or after 1 May 2016.

Please note: similar Tolix Chairs have been recalled for similar reasons, specifically suspected entrapment and/or laceration hazards. To see all recalls and notifications related to this matter, please search for “Tolix” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose an entrapment hazard, please search for “entrapment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a laceration hazard, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Additional information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2016/15291
Recalls Direct RIN: 6887-2016
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