Hazard: The glass shade on the ceiling lamp can detach and fall, posing impact and laceration hazards to consumers.
Remedy: Refund, Replace
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ceiling lamps and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund or replacement lamp.
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Units: About 37,000
This recall involves IKEA CALYPSO ceiling lamp units with manufacturing date codes between 1625 and 1744. The manufacturing date code is printed on a sticker on the light bulb socket base plate. Please use caution when removing the lamp shade to see the sticker and code.
Incidents/Injuries: IKEA has received 19 reports of the glass shade detaching and falling, resulting in three minor injuries, including bumps and cuts.
Sold: Exclusively at : IKEA stores nationwide and online at www.ikea-usa.com from August 2016 to July 2018 for about $30.
Importer: IKEA Supply AG, of Switzerland
Distributor: IKEA Supply AG, of Switzerland
Manufactured in: China
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