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2 Chair Models Pulled in Massive Recalls

Both models of chairs have broken, causing injuries from falls

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    2 Chair Models Pulled in Massive Recalls
    U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
    Casual Living Worldwide recalled swivel patio chairs

    Two separate furniture recalls announced Tuesday pull a vast number of chairs over the risk of them breaking and causing falls. 

    About two million patio chairs sold at Home Depot and about 315,000 bar chairs sold at Lowe's are involved in the recall, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced.

    Casual Living Worldwide manufactured the two million chairs sold at Home Depot stores in the U.S., Mexico and Canada. The recall includes Hampton Bay Anselmo, Calabria, Dana Point chairs as well as Martha Stewart Living-branded Cardona, Grand Bank and Wellington swivel patio chairs, the safety commission announced.

    There have been 25 reports of the chairs breaking, causing injuries from falls. 

    The chair set was sold from January 2007 to February 2016 for about $190 for two-piece patio set and $500 for a seven-piece patio set.

    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Casual Living Worldwide for a free repair kit.

    Separately, 3i corporation manufactured 315,000 swivel chairs sold at Lowe's department stores that are now being recalled. 

    Allen + roth-brand Safford model and Garden Treasures-brand Lakeview model bar chairs are affected by the recall, according to the safety commission.

    The company has received 457 reports of the bar chairs breaking, resulting in broken ribs, head injuries and scrapes and bruises. 

    The chairs were sold through Lowe's from November 2008 to August 2016 and cost approximately $700 for the set.

    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact 3i Corporation for a free replacement base and a repair kit.