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IKEA Recalls Children’s Bed Canopies Due to Strangulation Hazard

March 20, 2014
Sold At: 

Dive equipment stores nationwide from July 2009 through May 2013 for between $70 and $90. 


An infant or young child can get entangled at the neck in the canopy’s fabric, posing a strangulation hazard.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 255,000 in the United States, 7,000 in Canada and 2.6 million worldwide
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled children’s bed canopies and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: 

IKEA toll-free at (888) 966-4532 anytime or online at and click on the recall link at the top of the page for more information.


There have been nine reports worldwide of children getting entangled in the bed canopies, including one in the U.S. involving a 7-month-old girl who pulled the canopy’s fabric into her crib and wrapped it around her neck several times.

Manufactured In: 
Czech Republic