This is scary — and it took IKEA nearly 30 years to do the right thing!!
The Swedish furniture company is recalling a whopping 29 MILLION dressers and chests after at least six children have been killed in the last three decades by dressers that fell and crushed them.
The most recent death, of a 22-month-old child back in February — is the one that finally prompted the movement for recall, and in conjunction with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, IKEA is now offering a refund for the dresser, or repairs and changes on the affected furniture for those who would like to keep it.
Customers with dressers made between 2002 and 2016 are eligible for a full refund, while those with pieces made before that can get a partial refund.
Furthermore, IKEA will