IKea Recalls 35 Million Dressers After Multiple Deaths

Washington Post reported that Ikea is recalling and refunding for 35 million Malm dressers and chest after six children were killed. The Swedish company announced the recall and are offering free wall-anchors for anyone who wants to keep the dressers.

The company reported:

Consumers should immediately stop using any recalled chest and dresser that is not properly anchored to the wall and place it into an area that children cannot access

The reports of deaths start from a year ago when a 2-year old from Pennsylvani and a 23-month old from Washington were killed when the furniture fell on them. There has been over 40 reports/complaints of the furniture tipping over.

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