By The Associated Press
The following recall has been announced:
CHILDREN'S FOLDING BEACH CHAIRS
DETAILS: Folding Beach Chairs manufactured by Downeast Concepts Inc. doing business as Backyard and Beyond of Yarmouth, Maine; sold
at Home Goods and other stores nationwide from June 2011 through June 2012. The children's folding beach chairs have white aluminum
tube frames and pink, yellow, blue or purple fabric seats and chair backs with fish, palm trees or mermaid decorations. The chairs measure 13 inches wide by 18 inches high by 20 inches deep. The chairs were manufactured in China.
WHY: The recalled children's beach chairs have exposed, sharp metal rivets, posing a laceration hazard.
INCIDENTS: The firm is aware of one injury to a 21-month-old girl who fell on the chair's metal rivets and cut her forehead and had to have stitches.
HOW MANY: About 15,400.
FOR MORE: Contact Downeast Concepts at 800-343-2424 Monday
through Thursday between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. EDT and on Friday
between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., or visit the company's website at
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