IKEA Recalls Track Lighting System Due to Electric Shock Hazard
WASHINGTON, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: IKEA 365 + SANDA track, 28" and 45"
Units: About 5,000 in the United States (and about 97,000 worldwide)
Importer: IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.
Hazard: The ground connection in the track is defective, posing an electric shock hazard.
Description: This recall involves white, straight track systems used to hold and power light fixtures. The recalled tracks are model numbers 00149242 and 10149246, supplier number 21338 and date stamp 1134 through 1213. The brand name IKEA, 365+ SANDA, supplier number and date stamp are printed on a white label attached to the side of the track. The recalled tracks are 28" and 45" long.
Sold exclusively at: IKEA stores nationwide from September 2011 through March 2012 from $15 to $20.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the track and return it to any IKEA store for a replacement unit or a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact IKEA toll-free at (888) 966-4532 anytime, or visit the firm's website at www.ikea-usa.com.
Photos of this product are available at www.cpsc.gov/CPSCPUB/PREREL/prhtml12/12210.html.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov.
Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 966-4532
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
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