Product recall: IKEA HYBY and LOCK ceiling lamps

Possible risk of laceration injury in case of falling glass shade.

Conshohocken, PA, 2016-Feb-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA urges customers who have HYBY and or LOCK ceiling lamps to immediately remove the ceiling lamps, and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund. Proof of purchase (receipt) is not required to receive a full refund.

IKEA takes product safety very seriously. All our products are tested to and comply with applicable testing standards and legislation.

IKEA has identified a potential risk during installation process (not clicking the clip in place might cause tension to the shade) and that the material of the clip may break causing the glass shade to fall posing risk of laceration injury. In order to safeguard customers and avoid further incidents we are recalling the products for a full refund.

The HYBY ceiling lamp was sold October 2012 to January 2016, LOCK ceiling lamp was sold November 2002 to January 2016.

Proof of purchase (receipt) is not required for a full refund. For more information, please visit www.IKEA-usa.com or contact IKEA toll-free (888) 966-4532.

We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/IKEA-Recalls-Ceiling-Lamps/

Press Contact Information

 

USA CORPORATE PUBLIC RELATIONS
Mona Astra Liss
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USA PRODUCT PUBLIC RELATIONS
Janice Simonsen
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USA EXPANSION
Joseph Roth
1-610-834-0180 x 6500

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Product recall IKEA HYBY and LOCK ceiling lamps