IKEA’s Children Wall-Mounted Lamps Recall – a message from Health Canada

IKEA Canada’s wall-mounted lamps recall is expanded

Health Canada wants to inform the population about IKEA’s children wall-mounted lamps recall. Children can get entangled in the electrical cord that hangs from these lamps, posing a strangulation hazard. Products are sold in various style names, shapes and colours.

To find out which products are involved or to get all the information concerning the recall, visit: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2014/39205r-eng.php

Children and cords are incompatible

In addition to being a strangulation risk, cords can also present other dangers for children, such as pulling heavy appliances on top of them.

To learn more about these recent recalls and for helpful tips on child safety and cords, visit: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2013/37171a-eng.php

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