Staples mesh office chairs recalled for fall hazard

Posted at 6:08 AM, Jun 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-21 06:08:43-04

Staples has recalled 124,000 mesh chairs because of a fall hazard resulting in injuries.

The recall involves Staples and Quill Hazen Mesh Task chairs, which has a five-wheel base, black fabric seat cushion and black mesh seat back.

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The chairs have SKU number1058246 and item number 26680 printed on a white label on the underside of the seat cushion.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact Staples to receive a free replacement base and instructions for replacing the original base.

Staples has received 20 reports of the legs breaking on the chairs, including three reports of injuries resulting in minor cuts and bruises.

The chairs were sold at Staples’ stores nationwide and online at,, and from October 2014 through April 2017 for between $100 and $180. 

Consumers can call Staples toll-free at 866-755-1321 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or register online at