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Recalls and Safety Alerts

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Product Safety Recalls Australia

 

Recall - Maccess Pty Ltd t/as Always Direct — 3 in1 Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Bed Pine Wood With Mattress

22 May 2017

The cot poses numerous potential risks to infants and children including entrapment, choking and fall hazards.

Recall - Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Bed & Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed

5 May 2017

The cots pose numerous potential risks to infants and children including entrapment, choking and fall hazards.

Recall - Hylands Baby Teething Tablets and Nighttime Teething Tablets

Recall - Hylands Baby Teething Tablets and Nighttime Teething Tablets

4 May 2017

Inconsistant amounts of belladonna represents a serious health hazard to children and that the effects of belladonna are unpredictable.

Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd — Span-K (potassium chloride) 600mg tablets

Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd — Span-K (potassium chloride) 600mg tablets

1 May 2017

A cap that is not child-resistant will make access to the tablets easier for children. Ingestion of unprescribed potassium chloride could be harmful.

Recall - Razor Ripstik Electric - Funtastic Limited

27 Apr 2017

If the rear wheel locks up, the rider may fall, posing as an injury hazard.

Recall - Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris Sportsman

24 Apr 2017

Potential of loss of control of the vehicle, posing a safety risk to vehicle occupants.

Safety Alert - Toppling furniture and televisions

5 Apr 2017

Anchor them and save a child’s life

Recall - Organix Finger Foods Baby Biscuits - Tudor Rose International

5 Apr 2017

The product can crumble into small pieces which may pose a potential choking hazard.

Recall - Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Sportsman Touring, Sportsman XP850, Sportsman XP1000

30 Mar 2017

The exhaust manifold side panel may contact the exhaust system causing the panel to melt.

Recall - Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris General

20 Mar 2017

The engine of the vehicle could back fire.

RECALL - Target Australia Pty Ltd — Young Ones My First Torch

8 Mar 2017

The screw holding the battery cover may fail, exposing the button batteries inside.

Recall - Amore Moses Baby Basket Stand

6 Mar 2017

The stand may collapse during use and possibly cause injury to the occupant.

Recall - Early Rider Belter 16" children's bicycle

1 Mar 2017

This bicycle does not comply with the mandatory standard for pedal bicycles (Consumer Protection Notice No. 6 of 2004 'Consumer Product Safety Standard: Pedal Bicycles: Safety Requirements').
The standard requires a children's bicycle to be fitted with two methods of braking, one of which must be a rear back pedal brake. This bicycle does not have a back-pedal brake, but has two hand operated rim brakes, one for the front wheel and one for the rear wheel.

99 Bikes Pty Ltd — Pedal Zap & Pedal Crush Bicycles

13 Feb 2017

If extreme force is applied to the handlebar the bicycle stem may crack.

Australian Postal Corporation — Hot Topic Glass Bottle 650mL

8 Feb 2017

The glass lid may break away from the bottle when the lid is unscrewed, leaving a sharp edge.

Thuan Phat Supermarket Croydon Park — New Choice Milky Pudding Jelly and taro jelly cups

25 Jan 2017

The jelly cups contain konjac.

Jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

Bubba Beanbags — Baby Bean Bags

19 Jan 2017

Potential choking and suffocation hazards to young children

Recall- Educational Colours Pty Ltd — GIOTTO BE-BE: Finger Paint Set

23 Nov 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Educational Colours Pty Ltd — GIOTTO BE-BE: Finger Paint Set due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Fashion Factory Outlet (Trade Secret) Pty Ltd — Various Best Beginnings infant clothing sets

3 Nov 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled Fashion Factory Outlet (Trade Secret) Pty Ltd — Various Best Beginnings infant clothing sets due to some garments not carrying the mandatory fire warning label.

Recall- Bluebelle Australia — Footie Romper

3 Nov 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Bluebelle Australia — Footie Romper due to some of the products not containing the mandatory fire warning label.

Recall- CS Global Pty Ltd — Flashing Duck with LED Light

1 Nov 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the CS Global Pty Ltd — Flashing Duck with LED Light due to a potential ingestion hazard.

Recall- Gingerlilly — children's sleepwear

31 Oct 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled Gingerlilly — children's sleepwear pyjama sets in various styles due to the fire label not complying with the mandatory standard.

Recalls- Mesco Pty Ltd — Inflatable Frog and RPCPromo Pty Ltd — Inflatable Frog

31 Oct 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled two brands of inflatable frogs due to the items not complying with the mandatory standard Consumer Protection Notice No.14 of 2003 - Consumer Product Safety Standard: Toys for children up to and including 36 months of age.

Recall - Polaris Ranger XP900

26 Oct 2016

Possible fire hazard.

Recall - Lenny Buckle Onbu Carrier

26 Oct 2016

There is a potential fall hazard to children.

Recall - Smiggle Pty Ltd — Bottle Spritz water bottle

24 Oct 2016

There is a potential choking or ingestion hazard.

Recall- Woolworths Limited — Halloween LED Spinning Wand

19 Oct 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Woolworths Limited — Halloween LED Spinning Wand due to potential button cell ingestion if the item cracks.

Recall- Zoggs Australia — Zoggs Bobin Swim Jacket and Zoggs Swim Jacket

12 Oct 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Zoggs Australia — Zoggs Bobin Swim Jacket and Zoggs Swim Jacket due to the product not having the appropriate warning label.

Recall- Groupon Australia Pty Ltd — Animal Themed Baby Bath Robe with Hood

30 Sep 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Groupon Australia Pty Ltd — Animal Themed Baby Bath Robe with Hood as the products do not carry the proper fire hazard labels.

Recall- All 4 Bubs — Lunar Oval Cot

30 Sep 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the All 4 Bubs — Lunar Oval Cot as the product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard, AS/NZS 2172:2003.

Recall - Country Road — Indigo Elephant Crew Top

22 Sep 2016

There is a risk that on some of the tops, one or more of the snaps may detach from the garment during normal use.

Safety Alert - Industry Code for Consumer Goods that Contain Button Batteries

19 Sep 2016

The Code also encourages retailers to consider whether they sell goods containing coin sized lithium button batteries at all and, if they do, not to sell goods that don’t comply with the safety requirements in the Code.

Recall- Mamas & Papas — Armadillo Flip and Armadillo Flip XT strollers

13 Sep 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Mamas & Papas — Armadillo Flip and Armadillo Flip XT strollers due to a potential fall from pram hazard.

Recall- Mini Minds — Sensory Bottles (Calm Down, Confetti and Wave)

8 Sep 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Mini Minds — Sensory Bottles (Calm Down, Confetti and Wave) due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Noc Noc- Organic Miniature Teething Rattle, Organic Teething Rattle, Organic Ring Stacker

18 Aug 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Noc Noc — Organic Miniature Teething Rattle, Organic Teething Rattle, Organic Ring Stacker due to the items not complying with the mandatory standard for toys for children aged 0-36 months.

Recall - Tommee Tippee Super Soft Comforter Age 12m+

15 Aug 2016

If the comforter is taken into the back of the mouth in a certain position, it may pose a risk of choking.

Recall - Big W — Finding Dory Under the Sea Light Up Treasure Chest

10 Aug 2016

Card storage box with drawer and light up feature in lid.
Comes with decorating stickers and markers.

Recall- Starbucks Coffee Australia Pty Ltd — 16oz Stainless Steel Cold Cup with Stainless Steel Straw

5 Aug 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Starbucks Coffee Australia Pty Ltd — 16oz Stainless Steel Cold Cup with Stainless Steel Straw due to a potential mouth laceration hazard.

Recall- Mini Beanz Bean Bags—Bubble Orange Newborn Bean Bag

3 Aug 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Mini Beanz Bean Bags—Bubble Orange Newborn Bean Bag due to the potential risk of suffocation.

Recall- Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd—Mix Grow Bag Girls, Mix Grow Bag Boys, Mix Grow Bag Unisex

3 Aug 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd—Mix Grow Bag Girls, Mix Grow Bag Boys, Mix Grow Bag Unisex due to a potential fire danger hazard.

Recall- Myer Pty Ltd—Jack & Milly Knit Polka Dot Dress

3 Aug 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Myer Pty Ltd—Jack & Milly Knit Polka Dot Dress due to a potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert- Interim national ban on self-balancing scooters replaced with mandatory standard.

15 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have announced that the interim national ban on self-balancing scooters will be replaced by a manadtory standard which comes into effect on 17 July 2016.

Recall- Jazslings Baby Slings—Dummy Clip Silicone Pacifier Clip Accessory Teething Clip Dummy Holder Strap

13 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Jazslings Baby Slings—Dummy Clip Silicone Pacifier Clip Accessory Teething Clip Dummy Holder Strap due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Incy Wincy Designs—Natural Wooden Teethers

12 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Incy Wincy Designs—Natural Wooden Teethers due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- The Educational Experience Pty Limited—Throw 'n' Catch Net

7 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the The Educational Experience Pty Limited—Throw 'n' Catch Net due to a potential entrapment injury hazard.

Recall- IKEA—PATRULL, PATRULL KLAMMA, PATRULL FAST Safety Gates

5 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the IKEA—PATRULL, PATRULL KLAMMA, PATRULL FAST Safety Gates due to a potential falling hazard.

Recall- Smiggle—Yoco Loco children's yo-yo

5 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Smiggle—Yoco Loco children's yo-yo due to a potential button battery hazard.

Recall- Osprey Child Safety Products LLC—Poco AG Child Carriers

5 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Osprey Child Safety Products LLC—Poco AG Child Carriers due to a potential fall hazard.

Recall- Country Road—Country Road Infant Pom Pom sock

5 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Country Road—Country Road Infant Pom Pom sock due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Bella Buttercup International Pty Ltd—Hexx and Tinkerbell Play Bar Addition Toys

5 Jul 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Bella Buttercup International Pty Ltd—Hexx and Tinkerbell Play Bar Addition Toys due to a potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert- Online Dealz and its director Janet Lucas to pay $120,000 in penalties for selling unsafe baby cots and strollers

24 Jun 2016

The Federal Court has ordered Online Dealz Pty Ltd (Online Dealz) to pay a penalty of $100,000 for supplying a household cot, portable cot and stroller that did not comply with safety standards, and for making misleading representations in advertisements for the household cot and portable cot, in proceedings brought by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.

Safety Alert- ACCC warns of dangers of loose blind and curtain cords

24 Jun 2016

Tragically, between one and two children die in Australian homes every year as a result of non-compliant corded blinds and curtains.

Recall- Sunny Textile Industries Pty Ltd—Plum Bamboo 3.0 TOG Sleepbag

22 Jun 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Sunny Textile Industries Pty Ltd—Plum Bamboo 3.0 TOG Sleepbag due to a potnetial entrapment or strangulation hazard.

Safety Alert- ACCC takes action against e-cigarette suppliers for alleged misleading “no toxic chemicals” claims

22 Jun 2016

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has commenced separate proceedings in the Federal Court against two e-cigarette online retailers alleging that they made false or misleading representations and engaged in misleading conduct by making statements on their websites that their e-cigarette products did not contain toxic chemicals.

Safety Alert- 2,300km of dangerous Infinity electrical cable remains in homes

16 Jun 2016

Product Safety Australia is once again reminding consumers that thousands of homes across Australia still have faulty Infinity electrical cabling installed, despite recalls of all Infinity cables announced almost two years ago.

Safety Alert- Wheatbags- New Standards to Heat Your Wheat

10 Jun 2016

Wheat bags have long been used in Australian households to provide relief for minor aches and pains, but if used incorrectly, they can cause burn injuries and house fires.

Voluntary Recall- AngelRock Baby—TwinGo Carrier (2015 model and 2016 model)

27 May 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the AngelRock Baby—TwinGo Carrier (2015 model and 2016 model) due to a fault with the waist buckle.

Safety Alert- Winter is Coming- Heater Carbon Monoxide Can Kill- Safety Warnings

19 May 2016

NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe said consumers should consider several cold weather safety warnings as temperatures start to drop with the onset of autumn and pay heed to recent heater recalls of dual burner butane stoves.

Recall- Kmart—6V Mini Quad Bike

9 May 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Kmart—6V Mini Quad Bike due to a potential electrical fault.

Safety Alert- Toppling furniture: Anchor it and protect a child

26 Apr 2016

Small children have died or suffered serious injuries from unstable furniture that has tipped over. You can help prevent death or serious injury to small children from toppling furniture.

Recall- Big W—Dymples Infants 00-2 Sleeping Bags

20 Apr 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Big W—Dymples Infants 00-2 Sleeping Bags in a range of prints due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Big W—Miffy Sleeping Bag by Designworks Clothing Company Pty Ltd

19 Apr 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Big W—Miffy Sleeping Bag by Designworks Clothing Company Pty Ltd due to a potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert- ACCC Poisons Report

15 Apr 2016

Product Safety Australia is reminding the public about the ACCC's Poisons Report which was released in March 2016.
The report is an analysis of calls received by the Poisons Information Centre.

Recall- phil&teds' Most Excellent Buggy Company Limited- Dash v5

13 Apr 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the phil&teds' Most Excellent Buggy Company Limited—phil&teds Dash v5 due to a potential pinch risk hazard.

Recall- IKEA—LATTJO Bat Cape Dress-Up Costume

11 Apr 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the IKEA—LATTJO Bat Cape Dress-Up Costume due to a potential strangulation hazard.

Safety Alert- Which cot mattresses are safe?

24 Mar 2016

By Kim Gilmour
Did you know you can legally buy a cot mattress that doesn't meet product safety standards? Just because it's on retail shelves doesn't necessarily mean it's safe. A sleeping surface that's too soft increases the risk of fatal sleeping accidents if a baby rolls over face-first and their breathing becomes obstructed due to their nose pushing against any cushioning or undulating surfaces in the mattress. But how do you know which mattresses are safe?

Safety Alert- Cot mattresses safety failure

24 Mar 2016

Passing the firmness test
By Andy Kollmorgen
Following the safety failure of three cot mattresses in the CHOICE testing labs, we're calling for the 'firmness test' to be made mandatory.

We recently tested 12 cot mattresses and found products from Childcare, Sealy and Love N Care failed the firmness test, which is designed to reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) through suffocation. The firmness test has been in place on a voluntary basis since 2013.

Recall Reminder- Infinity electrical cables

4 Mar 2016

Product Safety Australia is reminding home owners and tradespeople about the recall of the Infinity electrical cables due to the potential of electric shock or an electrical fire, in some circumstances.

Recall- Toshi—Sunhat Fantasy, Sunhat Wonderland, Sunhat Storytime, Sunhat Tex Hats

22 Feb 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Toshi—Sunhat Fantasy, Sunhat Wonderland, Sunhat Storytime, Sunhat Tex due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Online Dealz—Frank Masons Portable Cot

18 Feb 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Online Dealz—Frank Masons Portable Cot as it does not comply with the mandatory Australian standard AS/NZS 2195: 1999 ‘Folding Cots —Safety requirements’.

Recall- Danish by Design Pty Ltd—Bednest Bassinet

15 Feb 2016

Producy Safety Australia have recalled the Danish by Design Pty Ltd—Bednest Bassinet due to the potential of an injury or death to an infant from the side panel if it is left in the half raised position.

Recall- Fashion Factory Outlet (Trade Secret) Pty Ltd—Happi Baby & Bambino Piccolo Clothing Sets

15 Feb 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Fashion Factory Outlet (Trade Secret) Pty Ltd—Happi Baby & Bambino Piccolo Clothing Sets due to the lack of appropriate labeling.

Recall- Vicinity Centres—7060 Night Lights – Cat, Sheep, Whale & Wombat

8 Feb 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Vicinity Centres—7060 Night Lights – Cat, Sheep, Whale & Wombat (Night Lights) due to the potential of children accessing the button battery inside the night light.

Recall- IKEA—LATTJO Drum Sticks and LATTJO Tongue Drum

1 Feb 2016

Product Safery Australia have recalled the IKEA—LATTJO Drum Sticks and LATTJO Tongue Drum due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- BIG W—Tinkers Wooden Garage Toy

1 Feb 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the BIG W—Tinkers Wooden Garage Toy due to a potential laceration hazard.

Recall- Online Dealz 4 Wheel Pram and Multifunctional Luxury Baby Stroller

25 Jan 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Online Dealz 4 Wheel Pram and Multifunctional Luxury Baby Stroller as it does not comply with the mandatory standard.

Recall- Big W - Back to School Backpack Bundle

25 Jan 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Big W- Back to School Backpack Bundle due to a potential hazard with the drink bottles.

Recall- Online Dealz- " Haben" 3 in 1 Sleigh Cot

25 Jan 2016

Product Safety Austrlia have recalled the Online Dealz—"Haben" 3 in 1 Wooden Sleigh Cot as the cot does not comply with the mandatory standard.

Recall- Wedgwood Peter Rabbit Silver Plated Baby Rattle

11 Jan 2016

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Wedgwood Peter Rabbit Silver Plated Baby Rattle due to a potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert- Hoverboards

11 Jan 2016

Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation, Victor Dominello MP has released a consumer warning on hoverboards.

Recalls- ACCC to recall seven unsafe toys ahead of Christmas

23 Dec 2015

The ACCC to recall seven unsafe toys ahead of Christmas due to failure to meet mandatory safety requirements.

Recall- BMW Australia Ltd.—BMW Baby Racer III

18 Dec 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the BMW Australia Ltd.—BMW Baby Racer III due to a potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert- Quad bikes: Prepare safe, wear safe, ride safe

18 Dec 2015

Product Safety Australia have issued a reminder about safe practices for using quad bikes as we enter this holiday period.

Recall- Independence Studios Pty Ltd—LED Lava Drops

16 Dec 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Independence Studios Pty Ltd—LED Lava Drops as there is potential for swallowing of the button battery.

Recall- Baby Bean Bag Shop—Sea Friends and Woodstock Bean Bags

9 Dec 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Baby Bean Bag Shop—Sea Friends and Woodstock Bean Bags as they contravene the mandatory standard for bean bags.

Recall- Target Australia Pty Ltd—Baby Girl's Loreto Dress

9 Dec 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Target Australia Pty Ltd—Baby Girl's Loreto Dress due to a potential choking or ingestion hazard.

Recall- OzSale—Absorba Boys Bodysuits

23 Nov 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the OzSale—Absorba Boys Bodysuits due to the garment not carrying the required fire hazard information.

Recall- Hunter Leisure Pty Ltd—Kiddie Harness Assorted Designs

20 Nov 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Hunter Leisure Pty Ltd—Kiddie Harness Assorted Designs due to a fault with the reins.

Recall- Modern Teaching Aids and Bright Spark Enterprises—TOLO Twist and Turn Rattle

28 Oct 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Modern Teaching Aids and Bright Spark Enterprises—TOLO Twist and Turn Rattle due to a potential chokinhg hazard.

Recall- Build-A-Bear Workshop Pty Ltd—Starbrights Dragon Plush Bear

26 Oct 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Build-A-Bear Workshop Pty Ltd—Starbrights Dragon Plush Bear as it may not comply with the mandatory standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age (Australian Standard AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2003, as amended by the regulation).

Recall- Kmart—Girls' Licenced Nighties

23 Oct 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled Kmart—Girls' Licenced Nighties due to the nighties not conforming to the mandatory standard for children's nightwear burning behaviour requirements.

Recall- Strollers4Parents—City Mini Single Stroller

16 Oct 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Strollers4Parents—City Mini Single Stroller as it does not conform with the mandatory standard AS/NZS 2088:2000.

Recall- Kmart Australia Limited—Girls Nightwear

23 Sep 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled a range of Kmart Girls Nightwear due to the nightwear not complying with the mandatory standard for children's nightwear, AS/NZS 1249:2003, as amended by the Regulation.

Safety Alert- Warning after asbestos found in crayons

16 Sep 2015

Consumer Protection and WorkSafe have issued a warning after traces of asbestos were found in some imported crayons.

Safety Alert- Sleep safe: Cot safety warning

16 Sep 2015

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is reminding Queensland parents and caregivers to be vigilant when setting up household cots for their children following the death of a toddler in the United Kingdom.

The 14 month old baby suffered from strangulation when an item of clothing caught on a hook attached to the cot.

Recall- Smiggle Pty Ltd—Original Spy Pen and Notebook Lock Holographic with Spy Pen

9 Sep 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Smiggle Pty Ltd—Original Spy Pen and Notebook Lock Holographic with Spy Pen due to a potential button battery hazard.

Safety Alert- Teething Necklace Safety – Avoid strangulation or choking

28 Aug 2015

Teething necklaces are products designed as jewellery with an additional function of being a teether for young children to chew on during the teething process. It is well known that teething can be a painful process and pressure on the baby’s teeth from chewing may relieve the pain.

Recall- Commonwealth Bank of Australia—Cosmic Light Beam Torch

27 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Commonwealth Bank of Australia—Cosmic Light Beam Torch given to children as part of the School Banking program due to a potential button battery hazard.

Recall- Ozsale—Joules Junior Nightwear

21 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Ozsale—Joules Junior Nightwear due to incorrectly worded and placed fire hazard information labels.

Recall- Sonny Cohen & Son—Lachlin Bunk sold exclusively at Harvey Norman

14 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia haved recalled the Sonny Cohen & Son—Lachlin Bunk sold exclusively at Harvey Norman due to the ladders being faulty.

Recall- Snugglebum Nightie

13 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Snugglebum Nightie due to the garment not complying with the mandatory standard for children's nightwear and limited daywear, AS/NZS 1249:2003, as amended by the regulation.

Recall- Village Roadshow Theme Parks Pty Ltd—LED Light Figurines

12 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled Village Roadshow Theme Parks Pty Ltd—LED Light Figurines due to a potential button battery hazard.

Recall- Pacific Brands Clothing Pty Ltd—Bonds Newbies Longsleeve Coverall, Pop Woven Dress and Beginnings Cardigan

12 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled Pacific Brands Clothing Pty Ltd—Bonds Newbies Longsleeve Coverall, Pop Woven Dress and Beginnings Cardigan due to a potential needle hazard.

Recall- Ozsale Sleep Sack Pink Stripe Owl and Ozsale Orange Superhero Fitted Pajamas

12 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Ozsale Sleep Sack Pink Stripe Owl and Orange Superhero Fitted Pajamas due to the items not carrying the required category 4 High Fire Danger warning label information.

Recall- Big W—Dymples Infants Woven Rompers

12 Aug 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Big W—Dymples Infants Woven Rompers due to a potential choking hazard.

Voluntary Recall- Coolkidz Australia Pty Ltd—UPPAbaby 2015 VISTA, 2015 ALTA and 2015 Rumble Seat

29 Jul 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Coolkidz Australia Pty Ltd—UPPAbaby 2015 VISTA, 2015 ALTA and 2015 Rumble Seat due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- ALDI—Lumina Electric Blanket (RE-ANNOUNCED)

29 Jul 2015

Product Safety Australia have re-announced the recall of the ALDI—Lumina Electric Blanket due to a potential risk of fire or electric shock.

Voluntary Recall- 'Inside Out' Event Cinemas cup

23 Jul 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is publishing a voluntary recall of the 15,000 ‘Inside Out’ illuminated cups that were sold as part of a promotion. The products were sold at Event Cinemas in NSW, QLD, SA, WA, ACT and NT between 17 June 2015 and 12 July 2015.

Recall - Dorel Australia Pty Ltd—Maxi-Cosi A4 Euro & Hera Convertible Car Seats

26 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Dorel Australia Pty Ltd—Maxi-Cosi A4 Euro & Hera Convertible Car Seats due to the potential risk of the restraint not adequately securing a child in an accident.

Recall- Dorel Australia Pty Ltd—Maxi-Cosi A2 Euro Convertible Car Seats

25 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Dorel Australia Pty Ltd—Maxi-Cosi A2 Euro Convertible Car Seats due to a potential risk of the restraint not adequately securing a child in an accident.

Recalls- Ritz Collection—MOJO Mini Me Bean Bags and eBay Trader

23 Jun 2015

Producy Safety Australia have recalled the eBay Ritz Collection—MOJO Mini Me Bean Bags and eBay Trader "Eaglerock72" — Kids' Minnie Mouse Bean Bag Chairs due to potential choking hazards.

Recall- eBay Trader "Aussie Wide Best Buys"—Water Resistant Bean Bag Cover

15 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the eBay Trader "Aussie Wide Best Buys"—Water Resistant Bean Bag Cover due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Orchard Grove Pty Ltd—Magic Bar-Sound Sticks

12 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Orchard Grove Pty Ltd—Magic Bar-Sound Sticks due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall- Woolworths Ltd T/A Ezibuy Limited-—"Next" Pram Stripe Footbed Sandal

10 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Woolworths Ltd T/A Ezibuy Limited—"Next" Pram Stripe Footbed Sandal due to a potential chokinhg hazard.

Recall- Woolworths Ltd T/A Ezibuy Limited- "Next" Pram Stripe Footbed Sandal

10 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Woolworths Ltd T/A Ezibuy Limited—"Next" Pram Stripe Footbed Sandal due to potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert- Avalan Industries P/L—Kids' Bean Bags

2 Jun 2015

Product Safety Australia have issed a safety alert in relation to Avalan Industries P/L—Kids' Bean Bags.

Recall- IKEA—PATRULL KLÄMMA & PATRULL SMIDIG Safety Gates

28 May 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the IKEA—PATRULL KLÄMMA & PATRULL SMIDIG Safety Gates due to a potential safety hazard.

Recall- Big W—Peter Morrissey Nursery Blanket

14 May 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Big W—Peter Morrissey Nursery Blanket in grey owl print and pink elephant print due to a potential strangulation or entrapment hazard.

Recall- Woolworths Ltd trading as EziBuy—Next Girls Geo Print Romper

30 Apr 2015

Product Safety Australia have recalled the Woolworths Ltd trading as EziBuy—Next Girls Geo Print Romper due to non-compliance in regard to the labelling.

Recall- BIG W—Dymples Infant's Elastane Tops

16 Apr 2015

The ACCC have recalled the BIG W—Dymples Infant's Elastane Tops due to a potential choking hazard.

Recall-Party Bestbuy Pty Ltd—LED light up Flying Arrow/Helicopter

13 Apr 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Party Bestbuy Pty Ltd—LED light up Flying Arrow/Helicopter as it does not conform with the mandatory standard for projectile toys.

Recall- Action Sports Equipment Pty Ltd—Action Fort Swing Set with Sandpit sold exclusively by Toys

2 Apr 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Action Sports Equipment Pty Ltd—Action Fort Swing Set with Sandpit sold exclusively by Toys "R" Us due to two potential hazards.

Safety Alert- Linksea Pty Ltd—Saturn Bunk Bed sold exclusively by FortyWinks

2 Apr 2015

The ACCC have issued a safety alert regarding the Linksea Pty Ltd—Saturn Bunk Bed sold exclusively by FortyWinks due to a recent incident.

Recall- Toymate Baulkham Hills—Disney Pixar Cars Inflatable Ride-On Pool Toy

30 Mar 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Toymate Baulkham Hills—Disney Pixar Cars Inflatable Ride-On Pool Toy due to the product not complying withn labeling requirements.

Recall- Gibson Importing—Kids Animal Night Light

27 Mar 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Gibson Importing—Kids Animal Night Light due to lack of compliance and a potential hazard to children.

Recall- SlumberTrek Australia Pty Ltd—Flashlight supplied in Kids Explorer Packs Sold at BIG W Stores

24 Mar 2015

The ACCC have recalled the SlumberTrek Australia Pty Ltd—Flashlight supplied in Kids Explorer Packs Sold at BIG W Stores due to a potential overheating hazard.

Safety Alert- Fake tongue studs are a fatal fashion

23 Mar 2015

NSW Fair Trading is warning consumers to stay away from potentially lethal fake tongue studs.

Safety Alert- ACCC warns of dangers of water expanding balls to kids

9 Mar 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is alerting consumers to the dangers of water expanding balls after several children ingested them in Australia and required hospital treatment to have them removed.

Recall- Smiggle Colour O'Clock Cube Clock & Smiggle Build A Light

9 Mar 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Smiggle Colour O'Clock Cube Clock & Smiggle Build A Light sold between the 7 February 2015 & 18 February 2015 due to a potential ingestion and choking hazard.

Safety Alert- Public warning on portable butane ‘lunchbox’ cookers

9 Mar 2015

NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe is warning consumers not to buy portable butane ‘lunchbox’ type cookers due to safety issues, including overheating.

Recall- Target Australia Pty Ltd—Bunny Ears Headband

9 Mar 2015

The ACCC have recalled teh Target Australia Pty Ltd—Bunny Ears Headband due to a potential injury hazard caused by protruding wire.

Recall- Toys R" Us (Australia) Pty Ltd—6 inch Plush Bear

9 Mar 2015

The ACCC have recalled the Toys "R" Us (Australia) Pty Ltd—6 inch Plush Bear due to a potential choking hazard.

Safety Alert-Portable Swimming Pool Safety Considerations Fact Sheet

16 Feb 2015

The ACCC, Royal Life Saving Society – Australia and state and territory consumer protection regulators have released two fact sheets for consumers about portable pool safety.

Safety Alert-Safety standard for portable pools

15 Dec 2014

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is warning about the potential hazards of portable pools after recent statistics showed a high risk of drowning for children under the age of five.

Under a new mandatory safety standard to be enforced by the ACCC, portable pools and their retail packaging will require new warning labels from March 2014.
The warning labels will also draw attention to state and territory fencing laws for pools, including inflatable and portable pools.

Safety Alert-Baby slings film teaches parents to carry with care

2 Jul 2014

Baby sling safety is at the centre of a new instructional film released by the Office of Fair Trading after three deaths in Australia were associated with the popular carriers.

Safety Alert- Choke Check – the DIY safety tool for choking and ingestion hazards

2 Jul 2014

Do you have or care for children under 3 years old? Get the ACCC's free do-it-yourself Choke Check tool to help you identify toys and other objects that can pose choking or ingestion hazards.

Staying Safe with blind and curtain cords

5 Feb 2014

Loose or looped cords can be extremely dangerous. Parents and carers are urged to take the necessary steps to ensure blinds and curtains in your home don't pose a threat to your children

Updated Safety Alert- New window safety laws to help prevent child falls

15 Nov 2013

24th October 2013 -Minister for Fair Trading Anthony Roberts today announced that new window safety laws to help prevent children falling from residential strata buildings have now passed through Parliament.

“Owners corporations must have window safety devices installed above the ground floor that allow windows to open no more than 12.5cm when the lock is engaged,” Mr Roberts said.