A recall for HEMNES Bookcases & Glass-Door Cabinets supplied by IKEA Pty Limited as the shelves may fall out.
IKEA Pty Limited — HEMNES Bookcases and Glass-Door Cabinets
30 Aug 2019
Solid timber bookcase and glass-doored cabinets with movable shelves
Various sizes and colours
60245641, 40245637, 70245645, 80245635, 20245643, 00245639, 30245666, 90245668, 50245670, 60213584, 10213586, 70213588, 30213590, 90213592, 50213594, 50302415, 30302416, 70302419, 50302420, 30302421
What are the defects?
HEMNES bookcase and glass-door cabinet shelves can shrink and move in a dry indoor climate. This can result in a shelf falling.
What are the hazards?
Risk of injury from a falling shelf or an object falling off a shelf.
What should consumers do?
Consumers who own a HEMNES bookcase or cabinet manufactured before 2017 can order replacement longer shelf support pins by contacting their closest IKEA store or the IKEA Customer Support Centre.
IKEA Customer Support Centres are open Monday to Sunday, 8am - 9.30pm
Vic/Tas - 03 8523 2154
ACT/NSW - 02 8020 6641
Qld/NT - 07 3380 6800
SA - 08 8154 4532
WA - 08 9201 4532
Traders who sold this product
IKEA stores and online
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
- 1 April 2010 - 1 April 2017
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Recall advertisement.pdf (109.71 KB)
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.
Lucky that consumers do not need to flat pack them and return to the stores.