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INSIGHT: IKEA recalls furniture after child deaths

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This recall of 29 million IKEA chests and drawers is one of the most comprehensive consumer safety recalls in American history. And as you're gonna see today from this demonstration, there's a reason for that. Child gets up on the furniture, parent has turned his or her back for a moment, and this is what happens.
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at is as real as it gets and for that family, that is it. Every two weeks, a child in the United States is killed in a tip over incident involving either furniture or TV's. It is simply too dangerous. I repeat, it is dangerous too have the recalled furniture in your home, unanchored, especially if you have young children.