Brooks Furniture Recalls Glider Rockers Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively to Kaplan Early Learning

The spindles in the glider base can separate while rocking.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: June 18, 2014
Recall number: 14-210
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  • Brooks Furniture Glider Rocker Style 1529P

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    Brooks Furniture Glider Rocker Style 1529P

  • Brooks Furniture Glider Rocker Style 1529V-LM

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    Brooks Furniture Glider Rocker Style 1529V-LM

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Brooks Furniture Glider Rockers

Hazard:

The spindles in the glider base can separate while rocking, posing a fall hazard to the user.

Consumer Contact:

Brooks Furniture at (800) 427-6657 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday, Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET or online at www.brooksfurnitureonline.com  and click on “Recall” for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 350

Description

The recall includes two styles of Brooks Furniture glider rockers 1529P and 1529V-LM.  The 1529P glider rocker has a maple wood frame with blue fabric upholstery. The 1529V-LM glider rocker has a maple wood frame with beige vinyl upholstery and a locking mechanism to disengage the glider. Both recalled chairs have the style number and manufacture date between 1/1/2011 and 12/31/2012 printed under the chair’s seat. Brooks Furniture is printed on a label attached to the seat cushions.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received 29 reports of the chair’s spindles separating or loosening on the base of the glider rockers. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the glider rocker and contact Brooks Furniture to receive a free replacement base.

Sold exclusively through

Kaplan Early Learning Co .nationwide from October 2011 to December 2012 for about $390 to $540 depending on style.

Manufacturer

Brooks Furniture Mfg. Inc. of Tazewell, Tenn.

Manufactured in

USA

  • Brooks Furniture Glider Rocker Style 1529P

  • Brooks Furniture Glider Rocker Style 1529V-LM