IKEA is recalling one of its chairs due to safety concerns
IKEA is recalling a line of chairs after several reports of accidents.
All five reports included injuries to fingers and required medical attention. The reported injuries happened in Finland, Germany, USA, Denmark and Australia but they are urging all customers to return their chairs for a full refund.
Receipt or proof of purchase is not necessary to return the product.
''Safe products is a top priority at IKEA and all our products shall comply with international and national legislation as well as relevant standards.'' the company said in a statement.
'''The MYSINGSÖ beach chair has gone through relevant mechanical, fabric and chemical tests with approved result.Upon receiving the reports a full investigation was initiated. This lead to an improved design to further mitigate the risks of incorrect re-assembly and injuries.''
The updated chair will be available in IKEA stores from February 2017.