Cebas Pty Ltd—IKEA ALVINE, IRIS and MELINA Roman blinds and ISDANS, TUPPLUR and ENJE roller blinds

Identifying features

WA 2573, SA 2228

What are the defects?

The affected blinds may not comply with a Declaration of Dangerous Goods made under the Trade Standards Act 1979 (SA) for corded blinds and curtains, which took effect from 27 January 2009.

The Declaration requires that the written warning referred to in Schedule 3(1)(b) be repeated in the written instructions accompanying the blind.

What are the hazards?

Possible strangulation

What should consumers do?

Consumers should either

(a) contact or visit their local IKEA store to obtain the written warning, or
(b) download the written warning from the Australian IKEA website (www.IKEA.com.au).

Customers do not need to return their blinds to an IKEA store.

Traders who sold this product

IKEA

Where the product was sold
South Australia
Western Australia
Dates available for sale
  • 27 January 2009 - 23 July 2009

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category