Canadian Recall: Indoor Hanging Chairs

Starting date:
September 10, 2013

Posting date:
September 10, 2013

Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall

Household Items

Source of recall:
Health Canada

Product Safety, Physical Hazard

General Public

Identification number:

Affected products

Indoor Hanging Chairs

Product description

This recall involves two London Drugs indoor hanging chairs. The product is a single weave basket-type chair that comes with two cushions and a steel frame. The chairs involved in this recall are identified by model numbers AF9840 (dark grey wicker) and AF9864 (PE wicker).

Hazard identified

The chairs may become unbalanced and tip when swung beyond certain tolerances, posing a fall hazard.

London Drugs has received four reports of falls involving the chairs at their retail locations.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these chairs.

Number sold

Approximately 1,247 units of the recalled chairs were sold at London Drugs stores in western Canada.
Time period sold

Model number AF9840 was sold from February 20, 2012 to February 16, 2013. Model number AF9864 was sold from June 15, 2012 to August 12, 2013.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.



London Drugs Limited
British Columbia

What you should do

Consumers should stop using these chairs immediately and return them to a London Drugs customer service counter for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact London Drugs customer service by telephone at 1-888-991-2299.

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