Recall AlertStaples Office Chairs Recalled

Staples issued a recall of about 3,350 of its Bermond Fabric Manager's Chairs. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, “the base of the chair can break, posing a fall hazard.”

Product Information:

  • Product Name: Bermond Fabric Manager's Chairs
  • Manufacturer: Global Furniture (Zheijiang) Co. Ltd. of  Zheijiang, China
  • Units: About 3,350
  • Places Sold: 
    • Online via Staples’ in-store kiosks
    • Staples Advantage
    • Medical Arts Press
  • Dates Sold: From July 2011 and May 2013
  • Price of Product: About $50 to $100

Click to view pictures of the recalled Office Chairs.

Injuries and Incidents To Date:

  • There have been 41 reports of the chairs’ base breaking
  • There have been three reports from consumers who reported "falling out of the chairs with one receiving a scratched leg and bump to the back of the head"


If you or a loved one has purchased the recalled office chairs, you should immediately stop using the chair.  Furthermore, you should return Staples for instructions on returning the chairs for a full refund.

Additional Information:

For information on the recall, consumers can contact Staples toll free at (888) 577-9824.  Consumers may also contact the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Hotline by calling (800) 638-2772.

What to Do if You or a Loved One Has Been Affected by a Recalled Product:

If you have become injured as a result of the recalled office chairs, you may be entitled to compensation. Here at, we have experienced attorneys specializing in products liability cases.  Most of the attorneys at offer free initial consultations, so it would be advantageous to speak to an attorney to discuss your potential legal claims.