Hazard: The base of the chairs can break during normal use, posing a fall hazard to the user.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Casual Living Worldwide for a free repair kit.
Consumer Contact: Casual Living Worldwide toll-free at 855-899-2127 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET on Monday through Friday or online at www.casuallivingoutdoors.com and click on "Recall Information" for more information.
Units: About 2 million (in addition, about 30,000 were sold in Canada and about 14,000 were sold in Mexico)
Description: This recall involves Hampton Bay Anselmo, Calabria, and Dana Point chairs as well as Martha Stewart Living Cardona, Grand Bank and Wellington swivel patio chairs. The chairs are made of aluminum and steel with a round swivel base and arm rests. The chairs were sold as a pair and as part of a seven-piece patio set with accompanying tables.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 25 reports of the chairs breaking, resulting in bruising and scrapes from falls.
Sold exclusively at: Home Depot stores nationwide and online at HomeDepot.com from January 2007 to February 2016 for about $190 for two-piece patio set and $500 for a seven-piece patio set.
Importer/Distributor: The Home Depot, of Atlanta, Ga.
Manufacturer: Casual Living Worldwide, of Simpsonville, Ky.
Manufactured in: China
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission