The foot support on the stool was improperly welded and can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
This recall involves adjustable-height stools designed for students of any age. The height ranges from 19 to 33 inches. The gray steel stools have a black padded seat, four stabilizing cross-bars supporting the legs and adjustable footpads for leveling. The model number 42058 is located underneath the seat, and the UPC code is 8-13866-02360-7 is printed on the packaging.
Consumers should immediately stop using the stools and contact VARIDESK for a full refund.
VARIDESK has received seven reports of the stool’s foot support bars breaking off. No injuries have been reported.
Online at Varidesk.com, Schoolspecialities.com,Wayfair.com and Amazon.com, through corporate sales, and third-party resellers from June 2018 through November 2019 for about $95.
Varidesk LLC, Coppell, Texas
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