WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Office-Depot-Recalls-Winsley-Chairs
Name of Product: Winsley Mid-Back Chairs
Hazard: The chair can tip over when leaning back, posing a fall hazard.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chair and contact Office Depot to receive a free repair kit.
Consumer Contact: Office Depot at 800-949-9974 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.officedepot.com/ and click on Recall Notices at the bottom of the page for more information.
Units: About 129,000
Description: This recall involves Winsley Mid-Back Chairs. The adjustable chairs come in black or white and have a silver base with five wheels. The recalled chairs have the Office Depot SKU number 388262 (black) or Nu907932 (white) or the OfficeMax item #25100033 (black) or #25100649 (white) and the US REG. No. CA40105 printed on a label located underneath the seat cushion.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold at: Office Depot and OfficeMax stores nationwide and online at officedepot.com from August 2015 through August 2016 for about $150.
Importer/Distributor: Office Depot, Inc., of Boca Raton, Fla.
Manufactured in: China
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Recall Number: 17-006
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission