Pier 1 Imports Recalls Outdoor Patio Swivel Armchairs Due to Fall Hazard

This recall involves Pier 1 Imports’ Katerina model outdoor patio swivel armchairs. The chair is black/brown powder-coated aluminum and swivels and rocks. The chairs measure about 29 inches wide, 32 inches deep and 38 inches high. The chair has SKU number 2899742.  Pier 1 Imports, Katerina and the SKU number are printed on the chair’s hangtag.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The swivel armchair can tip backward while rocking and consumers can fall off, posing a fall hazard.
  • Remedy
    Refund
  • Incidents
    Pier 1 Imports has received five reports of the chair tipping over in stores with consumers in them, including one report of a consumer who received contusions and scratches.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled swivel armchairs and return them to any Pier 1 Imports store for a full refund or for a store credit.
  • Sold At
    Pier 1 Imports stores nationwide and online at www.Pier1.com from December 2014 through July 2015 for between $375 and $580. 
 
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