Recall: Children's Upholstered Toddler Chairs
On 2012-10-18, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Children's Upholstered Toddler Chairs due to a potential laceration or choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2007 for about $100 to $140.
About 20,000 units are involved in this Trend Lab chair recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 3rd recall of products in the Seating, Chairs & Tables category in 2012.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 8 million product units.
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Phone: (866) 814-7978
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What is the problem?
Staples in the binding on the back of the chair may come loose, posing a laceration or choking hazard if swallowed.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The recalled children's upholstered toddler chairs in Club style and Mod style are 24" wide by 18" tall by 17" deep. The Club style chairs come in three fabrics and colors: 1) suede in brown, pink, avocado green, red and turquoise blue; 2) velour in blue, green, pink and red; and 3) print fabric in chocolate dot on pink or blue. The Mod style chairs come in dark pink or zebra printed velour in chocolate on blue or pink; or on printed fabric of chocolate stripes on pink or blue. The Trend Lab name is on a label attached on the bottom of the chair with date codes TL1007C through TL0812C, which are read as TL two-digit month and two-digit year followed by C. These date codes include 10/07 thru 08/12 or October 2007 thru August 2012 production. All chairs were sold with matching ottomans, which are not part of the recall. New chairs with "Remedy 2012" stamped in ink on the bottom side of the chair are not subject to this recall.
These items were sold new+ Online at trend-lab.com, Amazon.com, BabiesRUs.com, Target.com, Walmart.com and Seussland.com, as well as in Buy Buy Baby and other specialty stores from November 2007 to August 2012 for about $100 to $140.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately take the chair away from children and inspect the binding. Contact the firm for a repair kit with instructions.
Trend Lab toll-free at (866) 814-7978 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email Recall@trend-lab.com, or website www.trend-lab.com and link to Recall Information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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