Walmart Recalls Tripod Stools Due to Fall Hazard

Photo 1: Mahco Inc. Tripod Stool

Mahco Inc. Tripod Stool

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–September 30, 2016

Recall Summary

Name of product:  Tripod stools

Hazard:  The plastic collar that connects the three legs can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
Remedy: Refund
Consumer Contact:  Walmart at 800-925-6278 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.walmartstores.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Units:  About 2,600
Description:  This recall involves Mahco Inc. tripod stools with three steel legs and a REALTREE logo pattern camouflage polyester fabric seat. The steel legs have plastic caps on both ends and a round plastic hub that connects the three legs. The stools measure about 17 inches high by 13 inches wide. There is a black polyester carry strap attached to the bottom of the stool seat. Mahco Inc. is printed on an orange and black hang tag attached to the stools.
Incidents/Injuries:  None reported
Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled stools and return them to Walmart for a full refund.
Sold Exclusively At:  Walmart stores nationwide and online at Walmart.com from June 2016 through August 2016 for about $6.
Manufacturer(s):  Walmart, of Bentonville, Ark.
Distributor(s):  ahco Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.
Manufactured In:  China

Source: http://cpsc.gov