Note to Ikea shoppers.
The Swedish retailer is recalling Patrull children’s safety gates over an problem with the locking mechanism.
Customers with any model of the gate are asked to immediately stop using them and return them to Ikea for a full refund.
Proof of purchase is not needed.
Ikea says it has received reports that the gates open unexpectedly, causing children to fall down stairs.
Some of the injured children have needed medical attention.