Site Logo
RecallsMe
RecallsRecentServicesGet StartedMy Recalls

Recall Details


Ace Bayou Reannounces Recall of Bean Bag Chairs Due to Low Rate of Consumer Response; Tw ...


The recalled bean bag chairs have zippers that can be opened and were sold in a variety of sizes, shapes, colors and fabrics. They include round or L-shaped, vinyl or fabric, and are filled with polystyrene foam beads. They were sold in a variety of colors, including purple, violet, blue, red, pink, yellow, Kelly green, black, port, navy, lime, royal blue, turquoise, tangerine and multi-color. The round bean bag chairs were sold in three sizes, 30, 32 and 40 inches in diameter. The L-shaped bean bag chair measures 18 inches wide by 30 inches deep by 30 inches high. "ACE BAYOU CORP" is printed on a tag sewn into the bean bag chair's cover seam.
Product:
Bean bag chairsType : ChairsCategoryID : 67768About 2.2 million
Retailer:
Bergner's, Big Lots, Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's, Meijer, Pamida, School Specialty, Wayfair, Walmart and Younkers stores and online at Amazon.com, Meijer.com, Walmart.com and other websites from 1995 to 2013 for between $30 and $100.
Distributor:
Ace Bayou Corp., of New Orleans, La.
Recall Date:    Dec 17, 2015
Injury:
Two children died after suffocating on the chair's foam beads. An additional incident has been reported to CPSC involving a 6 year old boy who opened bean bag and reportedly swallowed some foam beads and had others in his nose and mouth. The two deaths involved a 13-year old boy from McKinney, Texas died and a 3-year-old girl from Lexington, Ky. who suffocated from lack of air and inhaling the chair's foam beads. Both children were found inside the chairs.
Mfg Country:
China
Recall ID:    6603
Last Published:    Jan 4, 2016
Official Site:    Link

__________

RecallMe Number:    16060
RecallMe Status:    Announced