IKEA to recall millions of dressers in US after 3 toddler deaths
SINGAPORE: Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has issued a massive recall in the United States for dressers that could tip over and have been blamed for the deaths of three children.
The recall applies to at least 27 million dressers, including the company's popular Malm line, according to US media reports on Monday (Jun 27). The Malm dressers have already been pulled from IKEA’s US website.
Responding to queries from Channel NewsAsia, IKEA Singapore said on Tuesday it will not be recalling the dressers here.
“Chests of drawers are safe when anchored to the wall. Customers are reminded to check that their chests of drawers in their homes are properly anchored to the wall with the provided tip-over restraint per the assembly instructions,” it said......
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