Note: Health Canada's press release is available here.

IKEA Recalls to Repair High Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product.

Recall date: January 05, 2012
Recall number: 12079

Recall Summary

Name of product:

ANTILOP High Chairs


he high chair's restraint buckle can open unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to the child

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact IKEA toll-free at (888) 966-4532 anytime, or visit the firm's website at

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details


About 169,000 (133,000 in the U.S. and 36,000 in Canada)

Description and Models

This recall involves ANTILOP high chairs sold in red, blue or white. The plastic high chair has detachable silver-colored metal legs. High chairs included in the recall have a manufacture date between 0607 and 0911 (YYMM format) from supplier number 17389. The production date and supplier number are molded into the underside of the seat. "ANTILOP," "IKEA" and the model number are printed on a label affixed to the underside of the seat. Model numbers included in the recall are:

ANTILOP high chair blue   Model # 701.467.92
ANTILOP high chair red   Model # 501.467.93
ANTILOP high chair white   Model # 300.697.24



KEA has received eight reports worldwide of restraint buckles that opened unexpectedly, including three reports of children who received minor injuries after falling from the high chair.


Consumers should immediately stop using the high chairs and contact IKEA to obtain a free replacement seat restraint.

Sold exclusively at

IKEA stores nationwide from August 2006 through January 2010 for about $20.


KEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.

Manufactured in