ALERT: IKEA recalls popular ceiling lamp over safety fears

A popular ceiling lamp sold at IKEA stores around the country has been recalled over fears it could fall from the roof and smash.

The furniture giant said they’ve received a number of reports of the CALYPSO lamp “breaking and falling”, posing a risk of injury to a person from the broken glass.

IKEA is urging anyone who purchased a Calypso ceiling lamp after August 1, 2016 to check the manufacturing date stamp on the lamp.


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“If this shows that their CALYPSO is one of the affected date stamps (1625 to 1744), they should contact IKEA to organise a replacement or refund,” IKEA says.

“No receipt or proof of purchase is required.”

To find the date stamp, carefully pull out the moveable arm and remove the glass shade.

PHOTO: Supplied – www.ikea.com

For more information, you can visit www.IKEA.com.au/recalls or phone IKEA on: ACT/NSW – 02 8020 6641, Queensland – 07 3380 6800, Victoria/Tasmania – 03 8523 2154, Perth – 08 9201 4532, Adelaide – 08 8154 4532.

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