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TOMY recalls Boon Flair and Flair Elite highchairs due to fall hazard

TOMY is recalling about 83,000 Boon Flair and Flair Elite highchairs due to a fall hazard.

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the bolts used to secure the seat of the recalled highchair to the pedestal base can become loose and allow the seat to detach, posing a fall hazard.

This recall involves Boon Flair highchairs manufactured before September 2016, and all Boon Flair Elite highchairs. The recalled Flair Elite highchair has a white and orange molded plastic seat with a white tray and metal pedestal base. The Flair highchairs have a gray plastic pedestal base and were sold in 10 color combinations, including blue/white, white/orange, pink/white, green/white, gray/green, white, gray, white/gray, white/blue and red/white. The model numbers of the recalled highchairs are listed below. The model number and manufacturing date code are printed on a label located under the base of the highchair.

Flair Elite Highchair
Model No. Description
B751 White / Orange
Flair Highchair
Model No. Description
B701 Blue / White
B702 White / Orange
B703 Pink / White
B704 Green / White
B706 White / Orange
B707 White / Blue
B708 Red / White
B709 Red / White
B716 Green / White
B717 White / Orange
B718 White / Blue
B731 White / Orange
B10147 Gray / Green
B11068 White / No Pad
B11069 Gray / No Pad
B11401 White / Gray

Consumers should stop using the recalled highchairs immediately and contact TOMY for a free repair kit. Consumers will receive a set of bolts and split and flat washers to repair the recalled highchair.

TOMY has received 34 reports of the chair separating from the base, including 24 falls resulting in 11 injuries such as bruising or scratches.

The highchairs were sold at Bed Bath & Beyond, Target, Toys ‘R’ Us, and other stores nationwide, and online at,,, and The Flair Elite was sold from 2008 to 2009 for about $380. The Flair models were sold from January 2008 through February 2017 for between $230 and $250.

Consumers can contact TOMY toll-free at 866-725-4407 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, or online at, or and click on “Product Recalls” at the top of the page for more information.

Jay Edwards

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