Staples recalls Hazen Mesh office chairs

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The legs on the base of the chair can break

Staples the Office Superstore of Framingham, Mass., is recalling about 124,000 Hazen Mesh Task chairs.

The legs on the base of the chair can break, posing a fall hazard.

The company has received 20 reports of the legs breaking on the chairs, including three reports of injuries resulting in minor cuts and bruises.

This recall involves Staples and Quill Hazen Mesh Task chairs. The chair has a five-wheel base, black fabric seat cushion, and black mesh seat back.

The SKU number1058246 and item number 26680 are printed on a white label on the underside of the seat cushion.

The chairs, manufactured in China, were sold at Staples’ stores nationwide and online at,, and from October 2014, through April 2017, for between $100 and $180.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Staples to receive a free replacement base and instructions for replacing the original base.

Consumers may contact: Staples toll-free at 866-755-1321 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, register online at, or go to and click on the Warranty & Recall link under the Customer Service tab at the bottom of the page for more information.

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