Consumer product recall

Crinar Chairs recalled due to fall hazard

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Summary

Product
Series 6500 or 8500 Crinar glider, swivel and recliner chairs with a round base
Issue
Consumer products » Fall hazard
What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Crinar for instructions on how to have the base replaced, if necessary.

Affected products

This recall applies to series 6500 or 8500 glider, swivel and recliner chairs with a round base delivered by Crinar to retailers between April 21, 2020, and December 22, 2020. Chairs with a metal base and a seat consisting of springs on which the seat cushions sit are affected by this recall. Chairs with a metal base and a seat consisting of metal slats on which the seat cushions sit are not covered by this recall.

Issue

There is a risk of breakage of the inclined metal tubes supporting the base of the chair, causing the chair to become unbalanced.

As of October 14, 2021, the company has received 1 report of a sudden breakage of inclined tubes forming the base of a consumer's chair and no cases of injuries.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and contact Crinar by telephone at (418) 834-4440 (local calls in the Quebec area) or 1-800-856-6318 (toll free) or by email at rappel@crinar.com.

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

Approximately 2017 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from April 2020 to October 2021.

Place of Origin

Made in China

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product » Other
Companies

Distributor

Crinar

410, Avenue Taniata

Lévis (Québec)

G6W 5M6

 Manufacturer

 Jiangsu Hengtech Motive Corporation, LTD
Avenue No.2, Lianhu Industry Park North Ring Road,
Danyang City, Chine

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63633