IKEA Recalls Floor and Table Lamps due to Shock Hazard

Cables damaged during manufacturing can come in contact with the metal body of the lamp.

Recall date: March 18, 2016
Recall number: 16-123
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  • Gothem floor lamp

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    Gothem floor lamp

  • IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

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    IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

  • Gothem table lamp 18 inch

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    Gothem table lamp 18 inch

  • IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

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    IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

  • Gothem table lamp 14 inch

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    Gothem table lamp 14 inch

  • IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

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    IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Gothem floor and table lamps

Hazard:

Cables damaged during manufacturing can come in contact with the metal body of the lamp, posing a shock hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

IKEA toll-free at 888-966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com and click on “Press Room” at the bottom of the page, then “Product Recalls” at the top of the page for more information. 

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 30,600

Description

The lamps are brush-finished nickel plated and have a dimmer switch.  The floor lamp is 49 inches tall, and the table lamps are 14 or 18 inches tall. “Gothem” and the IKEA logo are printed on the label attached to the underside of each lamp base. 

Incidents/Injuries

Three reports of minor shock have been received worldwide. 

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled floor and table lamps and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

IKEA stores nationwide and online at www.ikea-usa.com from October 2015 through February 2016 for between $20 and $50.

Manufacturer(s)

IKEA North America, of Conshohocken, Pa.

Importer(s)

IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.

Distributor(s)

IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.

Manufactured in

China

  • Gothem floor lamp

  • IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

  • Gothem table lamp 18 inch

  • IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”

  • Gothem table lamp 14 inch

  • IKEA Label attached to underside of the circular lamp base printed “Gothem.”