Tuesday, April 29, 2008

RECALL: High-Boy Beach Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Rio Brands of Penn, today announced a voluntary recall of about 800 Rio Beach® High-Boy Folding Beach Chairs. The rear leg of the chair can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers. Rio Brands has received one report of an incident involving minor bruises. This recall involves the Rio Beach® High-Boy folding beach chairs with UPC and model numbers listed below. The chairs have aluminum tubing frames, striped or solid color fabric slings, and wood arms with an attached storage pouch with cell phone pocket. “Rio Beach® High-Boy,” the UPC number and the model number can be found on the hand tag and on a sticker on the rear leg.
UPC # --- MODEL #
SC640-702 --- 0-80958-26396-2
SC640-812 --- 0-80958-26465-5
SC640-818 --- 0-80958-26466-2
SC640-8182 --- 0-80958-27165-3
SC641-084-BB --- 0-80958-27015-1
Sold at retail stores nationwide from January 2008 through March 2008 for between $40 and $50 and manufactured in China.
Consumers should immediately stop using the chairs and return them to the location where purchased for a full refund. For additional information, call Rio Brands at 800- 866-8520 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or visit http://www.riobrands.com/


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