Ikea’s Recall of Tip-Prone Dressers Inadequate, Lawsuit Says (1)

May 7, 2020, 3:36 PM; Updated: May 7, 2020, 7:04 PM

Ikea North America Services LLC and Ikea US Retail LLC sold hazardous tip-over prone dressers for years and then carried out an insufficient recall campaign that has left millions of dangerous products in U.S. homes, according to a proposed class suit in federal court in Pennsylvania.

By July 22, 2015, Ikea was aware of multiple deaths and injuries resulting from tip-over incidents involving the defective chests and dressers, Diana and John Dukich allege in a suit filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

In June 2016, Ikea recalled 29 million Malm and other model...

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