Leggett & Platt Office Chair Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Leggett & Platt Office Chair Recall [US & Canada]Leggett & Platt Office Components recalls an estimated 48,900 Office Chairs sold under various brand names due to risk of Component Detachment and consequential fall and injury hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/5DYO30cf9aI; HCSC: http://ht.ly/nVu330cf9k4

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Office-Chairs-Recalled-by-Leggett-Platt-Office-Components

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/63190r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Office Chairs with a Leggett & Platt Office Components LP01 synchro slider mechanism.

The slider mechanism allows the user to adjust the seat depth and were sold on five brands of office chairs: Hon, Hugg, JSI, Sitmatic and Via Seating, as follows:

  • Via Seating brand:
    • Models: Proform, Brisbane, Genie, Riva Act II
    • Model numbers: 1303-62C, 1305-62C, 1503-62C, 1505-62C, 151-62C, 152-62C, 1603-62C, 1605-62C, 1605-MPC, 161-62C, 162-62C, 1703-62C, 1705-62C, 171-62C, 172-62C, 172-MPC, 1PTG-401-62C, 1PTG-402-62C, 1PTG-421-62C, 2R12-62C, 2R22-62C, 2R32-62C, 2V24-62C, 2V34-62C, 3403-62C, 3405-62C, 3603-62C, 3605-62C, 3803-62C, 3805-62C, 401-62C, 402-62C, 404-62C, 405-62C, 408-62C, 409-62C, 421-62C, 425-62C, 4M12-62C, 4M14-62C, 4M22-62C, 4M24-62C, 4M32-62C, 4M34-62C, 4R12-62C, 4R22-62C and 961-62C.
    • Please note: the model number, “Via Seating,” and the date of manufacture is located on a white sticker on the underside of the seat mechanism.
  • Hugg brand:
    • Model: Jaguar
      • Model number: JA1-21-12-15-12
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Jaguar Series” and model number JA1. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
    • Model: Lido
      • Model number: LI1-21-12-11-12
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Lido Series” and model number LI1. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
    • Model: Verona
      • Model number: VR1-21-12-12-11
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Verona Series” and model number VR1. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
    • Model: Tigre
      • Model number: TI1-21-12-15-15
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Tigre Series” and model number TI1. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
    • Model: Leon
      • Model number: LE1-21-12-11-11
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Leon Series” and model number LE1. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
    • Model: Opus
      • Model number: OP2-31-12-51-11
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Opus Series” and model number OP2. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
    • Model Regis
      • Model number: RE3-31-12-32-12
      • Please note: a white label beneath the seat reads “Hickory Leather Co. Hugg Seating” along with the date (e.g., 09/01/16), “Regis Series” and model number RE3. The phrase, “Syncro w/ St Slide” is also on the label.
  • Sitmatic brand:
    • Model: Beta2
    • Model numbers: 053SN, 057SN, 061SN, 063SE, 063SN, 064SE, 064SN, 065SE, 073SE and 073SN
    • Please note: a white label on the chair reads “SITMATIC” and lists the serial and model numbers.
  • Hon brand:
    • Model: Nucleus
    • Model number: HN1-
    • Please note: the model number, “The HON Company,” a barcode and the date of manufacture (e.g., 9/15) is located on a white label attached to the underside of the seat.
  • JSI/Jasper Seating brand:
    • Model: Protocol
    • Please note: the model numbers: PT5610, PT5605T, PT5660U, PT5600 PT5615U PT5650U, PT5610T, PT5605U, PT5665T, PT5600T, PT5660, PT5655T, PT5610U, PT5650, PT5665U, PT5600U, PT5660T, PT5655U, PT5615T and PT5650T
    • A white label stapled beneath the seat reads “Protocol Series,” lists the model number and “Syncro tilt w/slider.”
  • Model: Proxy
    • Model numbers: PX800, PX810L, PX810, PX800T, PX800L, PX810T
    • Please note: a white label stapled beneath the seat reads “Proxy Series,” has the model number and Syncro tilt w/slider.”

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Office Chairs can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, Seat Slider Bolts and Push Nuts can disconnect and fall from the chair and possibly cause the Seat to detach from the chair, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

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

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Leggett & Platt toll-free at 1-844-516-3615 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at LP01service@leggett.com or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.lpworkfurniture.com and click on the “Product Recall” link at the top of the page for more information

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected fall hazard, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Chairs, please search for “chair” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-158
HCSC ID number: RA-63190
Recalls Direct RIN: 8748-2017
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