Pier 1 Imports of Fort Worth, Texas, is recalling about 6,300 desk chairs sold in the U.S., and Canada.
The chair’s legs can break, posing fall and injury hazards.
The firm has received 29 reports of chair legs breaking, resulting in one minor back injury.
This recall involves five collections of Pier 1 upholstered swivel desk chairs. The adjustable chairs have a base with five wheels and were sold in various colors.
Pier 1, China, the model number and the manufacture date code in MMYYYY format are printed on a label located on the underside of the seats. They were manufactured from April 2019, through September 2019.
The following chair collections and model numbers are included in the recall:
Navy blue (Velvet ink)
Light green (Velvet eucalyptus)
Off white (Velvet dove)
Light gray (Mist)
Gray (Velvet gray)
The chairs, manufactured in China, were sold at Pier 1 stores nationwide and online at www.Pier1.com from May 2019, through November 2019, for between $260 and $450.
What to do
Consumers should stop using the recalled desk chairs immediately and contact Pier 1 to receive a free repair kit, including shipping.
Consumers may contact Pier 1 toll-free at (855) 513-5140 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (CT) Monday – Friday, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or online at www.pier1.com and click on "Product Notes & Recalls" at the bottom of the page for more information.