The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 22,000
Hazard: The metal rod connecting the guard rail to the bed frame can break and cut children.
Description: IKEA junior beds include the Kritter and Sniglar models with a guard rail on one side. The pine wood Kritter beds have animal cut-outs, such as a dog and cat on the headboard and a date stamp of 1114 to 1322. The Sniglar natural beech wood beds have a white painted fiberboard insert on the headboard and footboard and a date stamp of 1114 to 1318. Model numbers recalled are 600.904.70 (Kritter) and 500.871.66 for (Sniglar).
Sold exclusively at: IKEA stores nationwide and online at www.ikea-usa.com from July 2005 through May 2013 for $60 to $90.
Remedy: Contact IKEA for a free repair kit.
Contact: Call 888-966-4532 or visit www.ikea-usa.com.