Consumer product recall

Steel Hanging Chairs in Yellow, Grey and Green recalled due to Fall Hazard

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Summary

Product
Steel Hanging Chairs in Yellow, Grey and Green
Issue
Consumer products - Fall hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the product and return to a HomeSense location for a refund.

Affected products

This recall involves the following Steel Hanging Chair sold in yellow, green and grey colours at HomeSense stores.

The TJX Style Number can be found on the price ticket or customer receipt.

Recalled products:

Product Name

Style Number

TJX Style Number

Yellow Steel Hanging Chair

Y9162

158333

Green Steel Hanging Chair

Y9163

158334

Grey Steel Hanging Chair

Y9163

158338

Issue

The chain and poles for the hanging chairs can snap when sat on, posing a fall hazard.

As of July 29, 2022, the company has received 4 reports of incidents in Canada, including 3 reports of falls, and no report of injuries.

In the United States, the company has received 24 reports of the chairs tipping or falling over, or breaking at the hook or chain, including 16 reports resulting in injuries such as aches and pains, bruises, and a mild concussion.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return to any HomeSense locations for a refund.

For more information, consumers can contact TJX by telephone toll-free at 1-800-646-9466 between 9:00AM and 5:00PM EST Monday-Friday, or by visiting the Winners, HomeSense, or Marshalls websites.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and TJX Canada.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that 143 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 2,610 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from April 2022 to June 2022.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Hong Kong

Details
Original published date: 2022-09-01
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Household items - Furniture and furnishings
Companies

Distributor

TJX Canada

Mississauga

Ontario
CANADA

Manufacturer

SJ Enterprises Co Ltd.

Guangdong

CHINA

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-64438