35 reports of the chair backs and/or posts breaking have been reported to the company, including 15 reports of injuries ranging from cuts and bruises to concussions and muscle strains.
Office Max Task Chairs with Model No. OM182 and OM96614 are involved in the recall. The model number is located under the seat of the chair.
The chairs were sold nationwide on the company’s Web site and through catalogs.
The chairs should be returned to any OfficeMax Store as soon as possible for a full refund or gift card if the consumer does not have a receipt of purchase.
Consumer Information: Contact OfficeMax at (800) 283-7674 anytime, or visit www.officemax.com.