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Ikea Galant Desk with glass top and chrome A- legs. Glass top was aproximately 32 * 66 inches
Furniture, Furnishings & Decorations
Furniture
Desks, Chests, Bureaus or Buffets (604)
IKEA North America Services, LLC    
Ikea Galant Desk
598.387.52
 
 
Ikea
Unspecified
Glass Table from Ikea suddenly exploded with no cause at 4:30 AM. The debris from the explosion covered the entire room. Luckily no one was in the room when it occurred or there would have been major injuries.
5/25/2012
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Unknown
Unspecified
No
No
No
I will contact Ikea.
No
Yes
Comment from IKEA North America Services, LLC 6/13/2012
Thank you for the information. We understand that you have contacted IKEA previously. IKEA Customer Service will contact you shortly.
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Incident Description: I purchased an IKEA glass-top Galant desk. In the middle of the night, the gladd top spontaneously exploded, sending shards and pieces of glass throughout the room Luckly we were home and not in the room, since the flying glass woudl have hurt us and our ... (More)
Product: Desks, Chests, Bureaus or Buffets (604)
Product Description: IKEA glant glass top desk
Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: IKEA North America Services, LLC
Business Comments:
(6/13/2012) Thank you for the information. We understand that you have contacted IKEA previously. IKEA Customer Service will contact you shortly.

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