Australia/Canberra: IKEA Pty Limited recalls certain batch/lots of MYSINGSÖ Beach Chairs due to possible incorrect component assembly and consequential collapse, injury and entrapment hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/sXrm308trSF
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports this recall involves IKEA MYSINGSÖ Beach Chairs.
The recalled MYSINGSÖ Beach Chairs are foldable with a wood base and an attached polyester fabric seat. The following article numbers are included in this recall. The article numbers are on labels on the wooden frame and sewn into the fabric.
Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Beach Chairs are pictured on the Web site above.
==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.
According to the ACCC, the Beach Chairs can collapse, posing fall and fingertip amputation hazards.
Other recalls have noted that IKEA has received 13 reports worldwide of incidents, including ten (10) reports of injuries, six (6) of which resulted in fingertip amputations. Three (3) of the incidents, including one (1) fingertip amputation injury, were reported in the US.
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Beach Chairs, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.
Please note: these Chairs have been recalled in other jurisdictions, specifically Canada and the United States. To see all notifications relating to this recall, please search for “MYSINGSÖ” using the Search Box at the top of this page.
Please note: other products and foodstuffs have been recalled by this retailer. To see all recalls and notifications related to IKEA, please search for “IKEA” using the Search Box at the top of this page.
If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the following IKEA regional offices:
- ACT/NSW/Tasmania 02 8020 6641
- Queensland 07 3380 6800
- Victoria 03 8523 2154
- Web site: http://www.IKEA.com.au/recalls
- South Australia: phone 08 8154 4532
- Western Australia: phone 08 9201 4532
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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2017/15866
Recalls Direct RIN: 8197-2017
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Filed under: ACCC, Home & Residential, Laceration hazard | Tagged: ACCC, ACCC PRA number: 2017/15866, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission, Ikea, incorrect component assembly, Laceration hazard, MYSINGSÖ Beach Chair, Recalls Direct RIN: 8197-2017 |