Walmart is recalling about 73,400 of its Mainstays card table sets due to possible finger-amputation and fall hazards. The sets, which include a folding table and four padded chairs, were sold at Walmart stores nationwide and online at walmart.com from May 2013 through November 2013 for about $50.
Products affected by the recall have “Made by: Dongguan Shin Din Metal & Plastic Products Co,” or “Made by: Taiwan Shin Yeh Enterprises”, printed on a white label on the bottom of the chairs.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the retailer has received 10 reports of injuries from collapsing chairs. Injury reports include one finger amputation, three fingertip amputations, sprained or fractured fingers and one report of a sore back.
If You Own One
Stop using the product immediately and return it to Walmart for a refund. Consumers may also call Walmart at (800) 925-6278 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Eastern, Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Eastern on Saturday, and from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern on Sunday, or online at walmart.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.
For more product recall information, visit CPSC.gov.