Product Liability Law & Lawyers

You are allowed to make a product liability claim against the manufacturer of a faulty product that can be shown to have caused you personal injury. This covers a wide range of products; including, but not limited to, electrical goods, cosmetics, toys, furniture, equipment and all other dangerous, unsafe or defective products and goods.

If you believe you have a product liability claim for compensation, then please complete your free legal enquiry form on the left, or click here.

Product Liability Claims

The four main ways in which a manufacturer can be found to be at fault in a product liability claim are:

1. Manufacturing

If contamination has occurred in a factory or a batch of products has been damaged during the manufacturing process and the quality control procedure has not identified this and you have suffered injury as a result, the manufacturer is likely to be liable.

2. Design

If a product is poorly designed, such as a toy that has very sharp edges or a kettle that allows steam to escape around the handle, and you have sustained an injury as a result, you can make a product liability claim against the manufacturer.

3. Warnings

If a manufacturer fails to exhibit sufficient warnings on a product that is inherently dangerous, such as an electrical appliance, or a salesman has downplayed the warnings on such an item, then the company may well be found to be liable if you are injured as a result.

4. Failure to recall/announce warnings

If a manufacturer discovers a problem with a product that could cause personal injury and fails to announce warnings about the product and injury occurs as a result, a product liability claim could well be successful, if you are injured by the product.

If you believe you have a product liability claim for compensation, then please complete your free legal enquiry form on the left, or click here.

Product liability claims are claims resulting from accidents caused by goods or products which have been supplied or work which has been carried out.

The types of accident which could result from defects in products are numerous and the following are some examples :-

  • Fire or injury resulting from faulty electrical goods
  • Injuries caused by by defective tools, knives and sharp or dangerous objects, etc
  • Road accidents caused by defective parts or faulty workmanship during repair or servicing
  • Food poisoning
  • Damage to teeth by foreign bodies in food
  • Injuries to children by unsafe toys
  • Products may cause accidents for a variety of reasons - defective materials or workmanship, defects in design, inadequate or misleading warnings or instructions, defective containers or packaging.

Product Liability Compensation

Anyone manufacturing or selling goods or carrying out work (eg. building work, repair work) may find themselves responsible to pay compensation to consumers injured by their products. Such liability may be at Common Law or under Statute eg. the Sale Of Goods Act and the Consumer Protection Act have provisions specifically intended to make it less difficult for injured consumers to claim against suppliers of defective products.

If you have suffered an injury and would like to know whether you may be entitled to compensation please complete your free legal enquiry form on the left, or click here.

If a business supplies products to consumers then they need to make sure those products are safe. Normally the responsibility falls square on the shoulders of the actual manufacturer of any product found to be defective. A manufacturer or producer can be a company that actually makes products, one that imports a product into this country or even businesses that customise other manufacturers products for their own stores. But stores and other retailers i.e. distributors also have responsibilities pertaining to the products that they sell on.

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If you have suffered an injury and would like to know whether you may be entitled to compensation please complete your free legal enquiry form on the left, or click here.

Product liability compensation claims fall into four main categories which are :-

Defective Design :-

The product is inherently dangerous as a result of poor or inadequate design. Whilst some designs are clearly inadequate others can produce complex and difficult legal argument particularly in high value in product liability compensation claims.

Defective Manufacture :-

This is usually as a result of a quality control failure when a product or batch does not conform to the usual specification. Manufacturers are "strictly liable" in some product liability compensation claims as a result of defective manufacture and an injured consumer may, in certain circumstances, find it unnecessary to prove that they were negligent.

Defective Warnings :-

Are the warnings accurate and up to date and does the product information accurately reflect any dangers or risks associated with the product, or have they been contradicted by statements in advertising or made by sales representatives?

Negligent Surveillance :-

Companies must respond adequately when inherent defects come to light, subsequent to sale of the product, to warn consumers about the product's lack of safety. This may involve personal contact by letter or phone, advertisements in the press and other media and bill boards or A boards outside the retailers shop or premises.

Some product liability areas and issues include:

• Pharmaceuticals and product liability
• Making a product liability claim
• Medical device product liability
• Misleading labels and product liability
• Beware faulty christmas presents
• Cadburys and salmonella scare
• Broken swings and product liability
• Faulty seatbelts and product liability
• Trampolining accident
• Food regulation and product liability
• AUSTRALIA Directive and product liability
• The fake goods market
• Breast implants
• Faulty lights could cause Christmas mayhem
• Product liability directive review
• Toys pose threat to hearing
• Hair dye compensation claims
• Silly and fraudulent no win, no fee claims
• Public liability and eye products
• Product liability defence
• Product liability claims for vehicle defects
• Product liability claims and farm produce
• The landmark product liability claim
• Business insurance and product liability claims
• Electrical injuries and product liability
• Product liability and tobacco
• Recall to avoid public liability claims
• Product liability and batteries
• AUSTRALIA-wide bicycle product liability standards
• Car tyres and product liability
• Product liability claims and AUSTRALIA law
• Product liability and small retailers
• Worst things found in food
• AUSTRALIA importers and product liability claims
• Recalls of Chinese goods and product liability law
• Grey market product liability
• Contaminated restaurant food
• Hired goods and compensation claims
• Product liability and LSD
• Strict product liability rules
• Product liability claims and co-branding
• CE Markings and product liability
• Product liability and nightwear
• Sofa product injury claims
• Product liability and equipment in gyms
• Product liability law and liquorice
• Smaller firms product liability danger
• Product liability claims and boats
• Popcorn requires a health warning
• Nanotechnology and product liability
• Electrical sockets in product liability
• Product liability claims and hoodies
• Carbon monoxide and product recalls
• Avoiding product liability claims with warnings
• Product liability claims and the new GM
• Product liability puts the vulnerable at risk
• 100 percent compensation and vaccines
• Who is responsible for product liability?
• Product liability and children's car seats
• Product liability claims in a recession
• Golf clubs in product liability boom
• Tiger loaf in product liability claim
• Product liability compensation and faulty ovens
• Product liability the sperm bank claim
• Fake medicines and product liability claim
• Product liability compensation and Christmas
• Compensation for faulty Christmas presents
• Producers' liability for defective products
• Carbon monoxide poisoning in a car
• Product liability claim and food poisoning
• The Christmas product liability claim risk
• Medical product liability and prosthetic limbs
• Product liability claim and faulty high chairs
• Product liability claims and SSRI heart defects
• Faulty product claims and accelerators
• More faulty product claims for Toyota
• Product liability compensation and faulty fan heaters
• Product liability compensation claim and electric gates
• Product liability claims and gas cookers
• Faulty product compensation and unforeseen risk
• Product liability claims and cosmetics
• Product liability claims and lobbying
• Segway accident claims
• Faulty product claim for tea lights
• Online buying and product liability claims
• Product liability claim for Chinese drywall
• Faulty product claims and the IPSLPA
• Product liability claim for World Cup merchandise
• Product liability on faulty computers
• Product liability claim for fast food toys
• Chromium-related product liability
• Laptop battery accident prevention
• Riding hats and faulty product claims
• Product liability law and second hand goods
• faulty product protection
• Faulty products claim for folding chairs
• product liability claims
• Product liability and car repairs
• Wheat bag fires and faulty product claims
• Product liability claim and faulty electrics
• Product liability claims and PR exercises
• Eggs and defective product compensation
• Possible sales push enabled by product recall
• Faulty soft toys and the CE mark
• O defect claim
• Product liability claim and poor labelling
• Drop-side cots and related faulty product injury claims
• Chinese sky lantern product liability claim
• Pushchair could lead to product liability claim
• Noise-induced hearing loss from food processing
• Biotechnology product liability claims
• When insurers make a product liability claim
• Acrylics, oil paints and product liability
• Product liability claim and fire-safe furnishings
• Defective items result in faulty product claims
• Faulty merchandise recalls and product liability claims
• Product liability can result from food date labels
• Product liability claim after cooker accident
• Product liability solicitors for RSI phone claims
• Online medical sales and product liability compensation
• Legal advice on e coli poisoning claim
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• Solicitors for food poisoning compensation

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Product Liability Law & Lawyers Updates

Current Australian product recalls:

Miele Australia Pty Ltd — Miele Coffee Machine (models CVA 3650 & CVA 3660)

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Miele CVA 3650

Product description

Miele coffee machine
Models CVA 3650 and CVA 3660

What are the defects?

Under extreme circumstances, an internal power connection in the affected coffee machine may become defective.

What are the hazards?

If the internal power connection becomes defective, this could damage the coffee machine and create a fire risk.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with affected coffee machines should stop using their coffee machines immediately.

Miele will contact all consumers who have purchased the affected products to arrange a service visit for Miele to upgrade the internal power connection in their affected coffee machines free of charge.

Consumers may also contact Miele by phoning 1800 332 542 to arrange this appointment.

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi A4 (8E) and Audi A6 (4F)

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Audi A4 (8E) and Audi A6 (4F)

Front passenger airbag
12 523 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in an collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Audi dealership or Audi head office directly via https://forms.audi.com.au/locate-a-dealer?ui=audi&utm_source=audi.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use Audi's VIN look-up tool https://www.audi.com.au/au/web/en/owners/Takata-Airbag-Safety-Recall.html or contact Audi on 1800 856 770 (Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm AEST) or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Certain Mercedes-Benz E Class and CLS Class Passenger Cars

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Certain Mercedes-Benz E and CLS Class vehicles

What are the defects?

If a child seat is installed in the front passenger seat, it is possible that the front passenger airbag might not be switched off as intended and could be triggered in the event of an accident.

What are the hazards?

This could increase the risk of injury for a child in a rearward-facing child seat.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their most convenient Mercedes-Benz Retailer for a free of charge replacement.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au

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Aldi Stores (a Limited Partnership) — Colway Real Mayonnaise 466g

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Colway mayonnaise

Product description

Colway Real Mayonnaise 466g
All Best Before dates are affected by this recall

What are the defects?

The recall is due to faulty packaging and potential for glass breakage.

What are the hazards?

Faulty packaging could cause injury or result in glass contamination.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not consume this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full cash refund.

For further information, contact ALDI Food Recall Hotline on 1800 709 993​.

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Patties Foods Ltd — Nanna's Family Apple Pie 600g

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Nanna's Family Apple Pie 600g

Product description

Nanna's Family Apple Pie 600g

Best Before dates 21/10/2020 and 22/10/2020

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the potential presence of glass in an ingredient used in the 600g Nanna's Family Apple Pie. This is a result of an equipment failure with the supplier. No other Nanna's products are affected by this recall.

What are the hazards?

Food products containing glass may cause injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information contact 1800 650 069 or info@patties.com.au

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW F Series Passenger Vehicles MY 2012-2017

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

BMW F Series model year 2012 - 2017 passenger vehicles
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Series, X3, X4, X5, X6, M2, M3, M4, M5, M6, X5M, X6M

This is a staged recall and vehicles will be added to the recall between December 2018 and August 2019. The date a vehicle is added to the recall is included on the attached VIN list.

What are the defects?

Driver's airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local BMW dealership or BMW head office directly via the website at https://www.bmw.com.au/recall to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use BMW's VIN look-up tool https://www.bmw.com.au/recall or contact 1800 243 675, or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz E Class Sedan, Coupe and Cabriolet MY2010 - 2012 (extended recall)

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Recall extended 6 December 2018 to add E Class Sedans and extra Cabriolets and Coupes.

Mercedes-Benz E Class Coupe & Cab
DAB & PAB Year Models 2010, 2011
Driver and passenger front airbags
4 103 vehicles affected

Mercedes-Benz E Class Coupe & Cab
PAB Year Model 2012
Driver and passenger front airbags
847 vehicles affected

Mercedes-Benz E Class Sedan
Driver front airbags
199 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Mercedes-Benz Retailer or Mercedes-Benz head office directly via the website at https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use the Mercedes-Benz VIN look-up tool at https://recall.mercedes-benz.com.au or contact Mercedes-Benz on 1300 659 307 (between 8.30am and 5pm), or by emailing takata_au@daimler.com or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Airsack Pty Ltd — Airsack

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Airsack Photo

Product description

Mattress foam filled interior bag, covered with a removable soft fabric sack or waterproof outdoor sack.

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the mandatory standard 'Consumer Goods (Bean Bags) Safety Standard 2014 Consumer Protection Notice No. 4 of 2014 as amended'. The external cover/bag is not fitted with a warning label or a child-resistant slide fastener.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking/suffocation hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Airsack Pty Ltd is under external administration and as a result there is no longer avenue for remediation for consumers.

Consumers should ensure that the non-compliant bean bag is disposed of appropriately to eliminate any risk of a choking or suffocation hazard.

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Smart Scooter ANZ Pty Ltd — Smart Scooter Royal Charger

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +1000

self-balancing scooter and battery labels

Product description

Smart Scooter Royal self balancing scooter charger

What are the defects?

The battery chargers supplied with the scooters are not approved for use in Australia and may not comply with the Australian safety standards.

What are the hazards?

Overheating and risk of fire or electric shock.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the charger immediately, switch off the power at the socket outlet and unplug it.

Smart Scooter ANZ Pty Ltd appears to be no longer trading and as a result there is no avenue for remediation for consumers.

The battery charger should not be used. Consumers should ensure that the unapproved chargers are destroyed and disposed of appropriately to eliminate any risk.

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Crown Asian Supermarket Pty Ltd t/as Crown Asian Supermarket and KyotoMart — Clever Mama Mini Jelly Cup (Kiwi Flavour, Egg Flavour and Lactic Acid)

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Egg flavour jelly cup

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
Kiwi flavour, egg flavour and with lactic acid

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product, and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, affected consumers can contact Crown Asian Supermarket by email at info@crownasian.com.au

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Crown Asian Supermarket Pty Ltd t/as Crown Asian Supermarket and KyotoMart — XIZHILANG Green Tea Jelly 117g

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

XZL 117g green tea mini jelly cup

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
Green tea flavour

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product, and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, affected consumers can contact Crown Asian Supermarket by email at info@crownasian.com.au

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Charlesworth Nuts — Various Products with Dried Apricot as an Ingredient

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Recalled products containing dried apricots

Product description

The following products are affected by this recall:

Diced Dried Apricots 500g
Best Before 10 June 2019 and 15 July 2019

Almond 'n' Apricot Cluster 500g
Best Before 10 June 2019

White Apricot 'n' Honey Peanut Cluster 500g
Best Before 15 July 2019

Cluster Collection 500g bag
Best Before 10 June 2019

Grandma Charlesworth's Christmas Cake 1605g
Best Before 02 June 2019

Jolly Little Puddin' Muffins 740g
Best Before 02 June 2019

Santa's Favourite Pudding 740g
Best Before 02 June 2019

Cluster Collection (gift pack) 430g
Best Before 02 June 2019

The Trendy Gourmet 1220g
Best Before 02 April 2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of foreign matter (metal fragments).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal fragments may cause injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat these products and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, consumers should contact Charlesworth Nuts on (08) 8296 8366.

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Hyundai Motor Company Australia Pty Ltd — Hyundai TQ iMax and iLoad

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hyundai TQ iMax/iLoad - rear sliding door holding-latch

129 iMax vehicles affected
1 044 iLoad vehicles affected

What are the defects?

In some vehicles, the locking mechanism on the rear sliding door may be defective and unable to hold the door open.

When the vehicle is at a forward incline, the holding mechanism may fail, resulting in the door sliding forward and slamming shut.

What are the hazards?

If the locking mechanism fails and the door slides shut, this may result in serious bodily injury to a person, especially to the limbs.

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles via mail and request that they arrange an appointment with an authorised Hyundai dealership to have the sliding door lock mechanism inspected. If the lock mechanism is found to be defective, it will be replaced free of charge.

For further information, consumers can contact the Hyundai Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 7pm AEST) or find their local dealer at www.hyundai.com.au/dealer

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW E70 X5 & E71 X6

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

This recall is an extension of PRA2017/16298 - https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/bmw-group-australia-ltd-bmw-e70-...

BMW E70 X5 & BMW E71 X6
CPA: 37222

Front passenger airbag

What are the defects?

Front passenger airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in an accident and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will receive a notification from BMW Group Australia Ltd, asking them to contact an authorised BMW dealer to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge. If they have not already done so, owners must immediately contact a BMW dealership to arrange the repairs urgently.

Consumers can also contact BMW Group Australia at https://www.bmw.com.au, check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.bmw.com.au/offers-and-services/service/bmw-recall or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Target Australia Pty Ltd — Young Ones My First Sand and Water Table

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Photograph My First Sand and Water Table

Product description

Young Ones My First Sand and Water Table
Keycode: 56092462

What are the defects?

Small part on watering can nozzle may detach from the spout.

What are the hazards?

Detached small part may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Stop using the product and return the product to any Target store for a full refund. For further information, consumers should contact Target Customer Support Centre on 1300 753 567 or visit https://www.target.com.au/help/contact-us

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Marlo Woods Australia Pty Ltd—Lovely Doll

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Plastic battery operated toy doll

Identifying features

No. NP2007

What are the defects?

The toys do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age. Parts of the toys may become detached, or batteries become accessible through normal use.

What are the hazards?

Parts of the toys liberated through use or batteries may pose a choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Return to place of purchase for full refund.

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Moose Enterprise Pty Ltd — Little Live Pets Lil Frog & Lil Frog Lily Pad

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Image of frog toys

Product description

An battery-operated frog toy that can leap and hop around and swim in water. Toy frog is available in three colours - pink, blue and green.

Product identifying codes: 28217 & 28218

Product identifying codes on packaging: 28262, 28263, 28264 & 28218

What are the defects?

Flat batteries removed from the toy may rupture, making a loud noise and expelling material and/or the battery cap from the battery causing a potential hazard.

What are the hazards?

The expelled material and/or battery cap may cause an injury to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have either of these products should immediately stop using them, refrain from opening the battery compartment and contact Moose for a replacement or refund.

Consumers should go to www.moosetoys.com and click on the "Product Safety" tab, visit www.recall.moosetoys.com or call 03 8572 1244 for replacement and refund instructions.

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My Queen Pty Ltd — Cici Jelly with Mandarin

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Jelly cup packet

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
360g

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac.
Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Konjac does not dissolve easily when eaten, so if a jelly lodges in a person's throat, it can act as a plug that cuts off air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat these products and should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact My Queen Pty Ltd on 0433 565 116.

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Honda Civic Type R 2017 & 2018 YM

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Honda Civic Type R 2017 & 2018 YM models
32 affected vehicles

What are the defects?

In certain vehicles, the Owner's Manual supplied may not contain all relevant information required by the mandatory standard. In other vehicles, the Owner's Manual may not have been supplied.

What are the hazards?

If the incorrect information is included in the Owner's Manual, this will affect the driver and vehicle occupants as they may potentially misuse or not know information about things such as the seat belts, child anchorage systems, vehicle notifications and operations.

What should consumers do?

Honda Australia will contact affected owners in writing when manuals become available from 7 January 2019. Once notification is received, affected consumers should book an appointment with their preferred Honda dealer. The Owner's Manual will be replaced, or supplied, free of charge.

For further information, call Honda Australia on 1800 804 954 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 6pm EDST).

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IKEA Pty Limited — GLIVARP Dining Table

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Glivarp Table

Product description

Dining table with extension
Steel/aluminium frame with frosted glass table top

Length 125 cm (extended length 188cm)
Width 85 cm
Table height 74 cm

What are the defects?

IKEA has received customer reports of the extension piece in the GLIVARP extendable dining table detaching from the rails and falling.

What are the hazards?

Risk of injury from falling extension piece.

What should consumers do?

IKEA urges all customers who own a white frosted GLIVARP table to return the product to IKEA for a full refund. No receipt or proof of purchase is required.

For more information, please visit www.IKEA.com.au/recalls or phone IKEA on:
ACT/NSW – 02 8020 6641
Queensland – 07 3380 6800
Victoria/Tasmania – 03 8523 2154
SA – 08 8154 4532
WA – 08 9201 4532

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Fortune Town International Trading Pty Ltd — XZL Mini Jelly Cups

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

mini jelly cups

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, consumers should contact Fortune Town International Trading on 03 9702 3001 (Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 5pm).

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WA Library Supplies — Kiddo Bean Bag

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

bean bag

Product description

Child-size bean bag

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the 'Consumer Goods (Bean Bags) Safety Standard 2014. Consumer Protection Notice No. 4 of 2014 as amended'. The product does not have the correct warning label attached and was sold with a paper clip to facilitate movement of the child resistant fastener.

What are the hazards?

Polystyrene beans may pose a choking/suffocation hazard if they are inhaled, particularly by children aged less than three years.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact WA Library Supplies by email sales@walib.com.au or phone (08) 9446 3336 to make arrangements to have the beanbag remediated.

Consumers have the option of returning the beanbags so that an appropriate label can be attached and the paperclip can be removed from the zipper. Alternatively, WA Library Supplies can send consumers a label so that they can attach this themselves. Consumers who chose this option should also remove the paperclip from the zipper themselves.

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Ottovo International Trading Pty Ltd — Jelly With Lactic Acid (Mango & Strawberry) & Jelly (Mango Flavour & Egg Flavour)

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Mango and Egg Jellycup

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
22g x 12 per box

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Ottovo International Trading by email at ottovo@mingfa.com.au

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz E Class 213 and 238 Series Passenger Cars

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz E Class 213 and 238 series with OM654 engine

What are the defects?

A diesel fuel line may be incorrectly routed, causing chafing against nearby components.

What are the hazards?

Chafing may cause a diesel fuel leak that may cause the vehicle to stop sporadically. This may pose an accident risk for the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz passenger car retailer to arrange free of charge check and replacement if required.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au

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FCA Australia Pty Ltd — Vehicle Jack supplied with 2018 Alfa Romeo 630 Stelvio Vehicles

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Vehicle Jack supplied with 2018 Alfa Romeo 630 Stelvio

Product description

2018 Alfa Romeo 630 Stelvio vehicle jack.
151 affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

In select vehicles, the supplied jack‘s label does not comply with the mandatory standard ‘Trade Practices Act 1974 Consumer Protection Notice No. 1 of 2010 Consumer Product Safety Standard for Vehicle Jacks’. The jack label is missing some of the required information.

What are the hazards?

If the jack is mislabelled, and does not have correct safety information, the occupant may misuse it on a different vehicle or in a way it was not designed for. Misuse may cause jack instability or failure. If a consumer is under the vehicle, this may lead to a vehicle collapsing causing severe injury or death.

What should consumers do?

Affected consumers should contact their local authorised Alfa Romeo dealer for a free inspection. If the jack is found to be affected, a free replacement label that meets the mandatory standard will be fitted.

For further information, consumers can call 1800 870 724 (Monday to Friday, 8am – 8pm AEST) or visit: https://www.alfaromeo.com.au/contact-us.html

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Al Mina — Almond Baklava Triangle 250g & Four Finger Baklava 200g

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Baklava

Product description

Almond Baklava Triangle 250g
Best Before 25 April 2019

Four Finger Baklava 200g
All Best Before dates

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (pistachios).

What are the hazards?

Consumers who have a nut allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if they consume this product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with a nut allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

Consumers seeking further information can contact Al Mina on 0434 916 588

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Dy-Mark (Aust) Pty Ltd — Silver Zinc Aerosol 400g (Retail Supply Only)

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Photograph

Product description

Silver Zinc Aerosol 400g (Retail Only)
Dual action anti-corrosive primer and top coat

What are the defects?

Certain cans may fail due to an increase in pressure.

What are the hazards?

Risk of injury. The cans may over-pressurise, causing deformation and, at worse case, randomly burst, causing users to come into contact with the product and potentially projecting components.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease use of the product and isolate the can. Do not return product to place of purchase. If empty, dispose of can. If the can is not empty, contact Dy-Mark Customer Service Centre for instructions regarding handling and disposal. A full refund will be available from the place of purchase.

For further information, contact Dy-Mark Customer Service on 1300 396 275 or email sales@dymark.com.au or go to https://www.dymark.com.au/

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Toyota Echo NCP1 & RAV4 ACA2

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Toyota Echo NCP1
Toyota RAV4 ACA2

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Toyota dealership or Toyota’s head office directly by phoning 1800 987 366 or emailing guestexperience@toyota.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use Toyota’s VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: http://recalls.toyota.com.au/#/

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Toyota must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia — Corolla ZZE122 & Avensis Verso ACM20

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Passenger-side front airbag fitted to Toyota Corolla ZZE122 and Avensis Verso ACM20 model vehicles

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Toyota dealership or Toyota’s head office directly by phoning 1800 987 366 or emailing guestexperience@toyota.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use Toyota’s VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: http://recalls.toyota.com.au/#/

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Toyota must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Nissan Motor Co (Australia) Pty Ltd — N16 Pulsar, D22 Navara, Y61 Patrol, X-Trail

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Takata airbag inflators in:
N16 Pulsar
D22 Navara
Y61 Patrol
X-Trail

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Nissan dealership or Nissan's head office directly by phoning 1800 035 035 or via the Nissan website at http://www.nissan.com.au/Forms/Contact-Us to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use the VIN look-up tool on Nissan’s website to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: http://www.nissan.com.au/owners/owner-information/recall-notices/takata-...

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Nissan must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY) Wagon, RX-8 (FE) & BT-50 (UN)

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mazda6 (GG1032) Sedan/Hatch 2005-2007 - beta only
Mazda6 (GY1032) Wagon 2005-2007 - beta only
Mazda6 (GG1031) Sedan/Hatch 2002-2005 - alpha & beta
Mazda6 (GY1031) Wagon 2002-2005 - alpha & beta
Mazda6 (GG10R2) Hatch 2006-2007 - beta only
Mazda6 (GY10R2) Wagon 2006-2007 - beta only
RX-8 (FE1031) 2003-2007- alpha & beta
BT-50 (UNY0*3/UNY0*4) Ute/Cab Chassis 2006-2011 - beta only

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Mazda dealership or Mazda Australia’s head office directly via the website at https://www.mazda.com.au/get-in-touch/, phone 1800 034 411 Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5pm (EST or AEST) or email customersupport@mazda.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use Mazda’s VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: https://www.mazda.com.au/recalls/

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Mazda Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus SC430

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Passenger-side front airbag fitted to Lexus SC430 model vehicles

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Lexus Australia dealership or Lexus Australia head office directly via the website at https://www.lexus.com.au/contact to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use Lexus Australia VIN look-up tool https://www.lexus.com.au/owners/recalls or contact Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Lexus Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Accord MY 2001-2002

Tue, 07 Jun 2011 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Honda Accord
MY 2001-2002
Driver's airbag inflator - alpha or beta
788 vehicles

This is an extension of PRA2009/10969 (http://bit.ly/2f42qzg)

What are the defects?

Driver's airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should have received a letter from Honda Australia asking them to contact a Honda dealership or Honda Recall Call Centre to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge.

Owners of Honda vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.honda.com.au/recall.html, by calling Freecall 1800 789 839 (Mon-Fri 8am-9pm; Sat-Sun 8.30am-5pm EST) or by checking the VIN look-up tool at http://www.honda.com.au/airbag.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Honda Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Civic MY 2001

Tue, 06 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Honda Civic
MY 2001
Passenger's airbag inflator - alpha
788 vehicles

What are the defects?

Passenger's airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should have received a letter from Honda Australia asking them to contact a Honda dealership or Honda Recall Call Centre to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge.

Owners of Honda vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.honda.com.au/recall.html, by calling Freecall 1800 789 839 (Mon-Fri 8am-9pm; Sat-Sun 8.30am-5pm EST) or by checking the VIN look-up tool at http://www.honda.com.au/airbag.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, Honda Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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BMW Australia Ltd — BMW 3 Series - E46

Fri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW E46 vehicles
12/2001 - 03/2003

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local BMW dealership or BMW head office directly via the website at https://www.bmw.com.au/offers-and-services/service to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use BMW's look-up tool https://www.bmw.com.au/ or contact BMW on 1800 243 675 or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request BMW must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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PSEA Dept Stores Pty Ltd t/as Harris Scarfe — Smith+Nobel 15kg Glass Platform Electronic Kitchen Scale - Black

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Kitchen scales and packaging

Product description

Smith+Nobel 15kg Glass Platform Electronic Kitchen Scale - black
Model Number SN690BK

Affected products sold only in Victoria, Tasmania and Queensland

What are the defects?

The battery compartment may not be adequately secured allowing possible access to the button battery if the product is dropped on a hard surface.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product and return it to their nearest Harris Scarfe store for a full refund.

To find your nearest store, visit www.harrisscarfe.com.au/store-finder

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Alphapharm Pty Ltd t/as Mylan Australia — DILART® and DILART®HCT (Valsartan) Tablets

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Valsartan is used for the treatment of hypertension and heart failure in patients.

DILART® valsartan 40mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167425)
DILART® valsartan 80mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167427)
DILART® valsartan 160mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167426)
DILART® valsartan 320mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167421)

DILART® HCT 80/12.5mg valsartan 80mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187397)
DILART® HCT 160/12.5mg valsartan 160mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187403)
DILART® HCT 160/25mg valsartan 160mg/hydrochlorothiazide 25mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187400)
DILART® HCT 320/12.5mg valsartan 320mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187402)
DILART® HCT 320/25mg valsartan 320mg/hydrochlorothiazide 25mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187399)

The following batches of Valsartan film coated tablets (DILART®):
40mg - 8058886 (expiry Mar-20); 8063916 (expiry Apr-20); 8065072 (expiry Jun-20); 8070855 (expiry Oct-20)
80mg - 8045929 (expiry Jan-19); 8063786 (expiry Apr-20); 8063762 (expiry Apr-20); 8061781 (expiry Feb-20); 8061781 (expiry May-20)
160mg - 8045896 (expiry Mar-19); 8055982 (expiry Jan-20); 8064559 (expiry Jan-20); 8062862 (expiry Mar-20)
320mg - 8045924 (expiry Mar-19); 8048002 (expiry Mar-19); 8059368 (expiry Mar-20); 8059896 (expiry Mar-20); 8063761 (expiry Mar-20);
8070229 (expiry Mar-20); 8073700 (expiry Apr-20)

The following batches of Valsartan/ Hydrochlorothiazide film coated tablets (DILART® HCT):
80/12.5 mg - 8038886 (expiry Aug-19); 8076887 (expiry Mar-21)
160/12.5 mg - 8044826 (expiry Aug-19); 8076373 (expiry Mar-21)
160/25 mg - 8047518 (expiry Aug-19); 8075463 (expiry Mar-21)
320/12.5 mg - 8044825 (expiry Aug-19); 8075198 (expiry Mar-21)
320/25 mg - 8042677 (expiry Aug-19); 8075228 (expiry Mar-21)

What are the defects?

An impurity, N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) has been found in batches of Valsartan.

What are the hazards?

NDEA has been classified as a probable human carcinogen.

What should consumers do?

Patients are asked to return any DILART® or DILART® HCT to the supplying pharmacy for a refund and to discuss replacement options.

Patients who are on DILART® or DILART® HCT should NOT stop taking their medication prior to consulting a health care professional, as the risk of harm to the patient’s health may be higher if the treatment is stopped immediately without any alternative treatment.
Pharmacists have been advised that patients should be offered an alternative brand or referred to their health care professional if an alternative treatment is required. 

Patients have been advised NOT to cease their medication without seeking advice from their health care professional.  

For further information please contact customer service on 1800 274 276.

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CS Global Pty Ltd — Flashing Duck with LED Light

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +1100

photograph of blue duck

Product description

The blue and coral coloured plastic ducks contain a sensor which, when activated, flash coloured lights in the duck.
The ducks can be identified by the following item code and barcode found on the label:

Blue Duck Item Code – 16605
Blue Duck Barcode – 4713037120349

Coral Duck Item Code – 16606
Coral Duck Barcode - 4713037120356

What are the defects?

The device underneath the duck/s containing alkaline button batteries and LED light may become dislodged.

What are the hazards?

Should the defect occur and if the device and/or batteries/light are ingested, serious injuries can occur.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the ducks immediately and return to their closest Priceline or Priceline Pharmacy store for a full refund.

For further information and enquires, consumers may contact Priceline Customer Service on 1300 88 44 11 or visit www.priceline.com.au

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Ottovo International Trading Pty Ltd — Clever Mama Mini Jelly Cups (Kiwi Flavour) & Clever Mama Mini Jelly Cups With Lactic Acid

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Kiwi flavour mini jelly cups

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.
For further information, contact Ottovo International Trading by email at ottovo@mingfa.com.au

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Formosa Trading Pty Ltd — XZL 117g Green Tea Jelly

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

XZL 117g Green Tea Jelly

Product description

XZL 117g Green Tea Jelly
Mini jelly cups containing konjac

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.
For further information, contact Formosa Trading at formosatradingtw@gmail.com

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Marlo Woods Australia Pty Ltd—Plastic Music Crab Toy and Naughty Lady Bird Toy

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

1. Plastic battery operated crab shaped toy
2. Plastic battery operated ladybird shaped toy

Identifying features

1. Yan Xiang Toys Funny Crab 2. Naughty ladybird No. 0920

What are the defects?

The toys do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age. Parts of the toys may become detached, or batteries become accessible through normal use.

What are the hazards?

Parts of the toys liberated through use or batteries may pose a choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Return to place of purchase for full refund.

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Village Roadshow Theme Parks Pty Ltd—LED Light Figurines

Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

White polar bear, penguin & dolphin LED light figurines with "Sea World" logo and white star LED light figurine featuring "Warner Bros. Movie World" logo

Dolphin, Penguin, Polar Bear sold at Sea World and Star sold at Warner Bros. Movie World Between 12 September 2014 and 21 July 2015

Identifying features

nil

What are the defects?

The battery cover may not be adequately secured due to the screws not being long enough, which could allow for access to the button batteries inside or the batteries falling out if the cover became detached.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should either bring the product back to Sea World or Warner. Bros. Movie World to get a refund or safely dispose of the batteries and the figurines and contact Village Roadshow Theme Parks to arrange a full refund of the purchase price.

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

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Original Spy Pen and Notebook Lock Holographic with Spy Pen

Identifying features

Line numbers: 471241 and 405620

What are the defects?

The button cell batteries in the original spy marker pen are secured with a twist top lid, which may become loose and release the batteries.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death.

What should consumers do?

Customers should immediately stop using the original spy marker pen and return it to Smiggle for a refund or exchange.

Please call 1800 612 236 Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm (AEDT) or email product@smiggle.com.au or visit smiggle.com.au for more information.

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia — Cosmic Light Beam Torch

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Penlight torch

What are the defects?

The button batteries in the torch may be accessed by children.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death.

What should consumers do?

Safely dispose of the torch.

Queries may be directed to the school's School Banking Co-ordinator or the School Banking Helpdesk on 1800 674 496 (Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm AEST).

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus SC430

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Lexus SC430 (UZZ40)- 89 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Lexus dealership directly via the website at https://www.lexus.com.au/contact/find-a-dealer or email enquiries@lexusenquiries.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use the Lexus VIN look-up tool at https://www.lexus.com.au/owners/recalls or contact the Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 (Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm AEDT) or contact their preferred Lexus dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Sports & Events Promotions Pty Ltd — Neighbourhood Watch Keyring LED Light

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Image

Product description

Keyring with LED light in the shape of a white house with a green roof available from Neighbourhood Watch as a free promotional item.

Green logo printed on one side. Packaged in resealable plastic bag.

What are the defects?

The battery cover may not be adequately secured, which could allow for access to the internal button battery or the internal button battery can fall out if the cover becomes detached.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button battery and ingest it, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using these products immediately and safely dispose of them.
For further information, contact Neighbourhood Watch Australasia by phone 0428 377 901 or email admin@nhwa.com.au

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Kmart Australia Limited — 7cm LED Claydough Hanging Decoration

Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

7cm LED light up claydough Christmas character hanging decoration

What are the defects?

The battery cover may not be adequately secured, which could allow for access to the internal button battery or the internal button battery can fall out if the cover becomes detached.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button battery and ingest it, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using these products immediately and return the product to any Kmart store for a full refund.

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Independence Studios Pty Ltd — LED Lava Drops

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

A battery operated spiral liquid / lava desk novelty with flashing LED lights. The product is packaged in a clear polybag with a swing tag. Measures: 145mm x 50mm

What are the defects?

The product contains a button battery that may be easily released and so become accessible to children.

What are the hazards?

A swallowed button battery can cause internal chemical burns leading to serious injury or death in as little as two hours.

What should consumers do?

Return the product to the store where it was purchased for a refund. For further information please contact Independence Studios Gifts on 1800 819 270 or email returnis0006@isgift.com

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TNW Australia Pty Ltd—Octalight Rainbow Light Wand

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

A battery-operated wand that flashes in different coloured patterns. The wand is 20 cm long and was packaged on a blister card measuring 25 cm x 8 cm.

Identifying features

Stock No: DI012 Barcode : 9319374003380

What are the defects?

The two outer shells of the tube have not been fusion welded and, when dropped, the tube falls apart exposing the small batteries inside.

What are the hazards?

The small batteries are easily released from the tube presenting an ingestion hazard to small children and posing a risk of internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Return the product to the place of purchase or contact TNW Australia Pty Ltd for a full refund.

Contact details ph: 02 9959 1300 or email : recallDI012@tnw.com.au

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Penny Miller — Silent Pet Training Collar

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Silent Pet Training Collar

What are the defects?

The product contains a button battery that may be easily released and so become accessible to children.

What are the hazards?

A swallowed button battery can cause internal chemical burns leading to serious injury or death in as little as two hours.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return it to Penny Miller for a full refund.

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Miele Australia Pty Ltd — Miele Coffee Machine (models CVA 3650 & CVA 3660)

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Miele CVA 3650

Product description

Miele coffee machine
Models CVA 3650 and CVA 3660

What are the defects?

Under extreme circumstances, an internal power connection in the affected coffee machine may become defective.

What are the hazards?

If the internal power connection becomes defective, this could damage the coffee machine and create a fire risk.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with affected coffee machines should stop using their coffee machines immediately.

Miele will contact all consumers who have purchased the affected products to arrange a service visit for Miele to upgrade the internal power connection in their affected coffee machines free of charge.

Consumers may also contact Miele by phoning 1800 332 542 to arrange this appointment.

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi A4 (8E) and Audi A6 (4F)

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Audi A4 (8E) and Audi A6 (4F)

Front passenger airbag
12 523 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in an collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Audi dealership or Audi head office directly via https://forms.audi.com.au/locate-a-dealer?ui=audi&utm_source=audi.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use Audi's VIN look-up tool https://www.audi.com.au/au/web/en/owners/Takata-Airbag-Safety-Recall.html or contact Audi on 1800 856 770 (Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm AEST) or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Certain Mercedes-Benz E Class and CLS Class Passenger Cars

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Certain Mercedes-Benz E and CLS Class vehicles

What are the defects?

If a child seat is installed in the front passenger seat, it is possible that the front passenger airbag might not be switched off as intended and could be triggered in the event of an accident.

What are the hazards?

This could increase the risk of injury for a child in a rearward-facing child seat.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their most convenient Mercedes-Benz Retailer for a free of charge replacement.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au

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Aldi Stores (a Limited Partnership) — Colway Real Mayonnaise 466g

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Colway mayonnaise

Product description

Colway Real Mayonnaise 466g
All Best Before dates are affected by this recall

What are the defects?

The recall is due to faulty packaging and potential for glass breakage.

What are the hazards?

Faulty packaging could cause injury or result in glass contamination.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not consume this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full cash refund.

For further information, contact ALDI Food Recall Hotline on 1800 709 993​.

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Patties Foods Ltd — Nanna's Family Apple Pie 600g

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Nanna's Family Apple Pie 600g

Product description

Nanna's Family Apple Pie 600g

Best Before dates 21/10/2020 and 22/10/2020

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the potential presence of glass in an ingredient used in the 600g Nanna's Family Apple Pie. This is a result of an equipment failure with the supplier. No other Nanna's products are affected by this recall.

What are the hazards?

Food products containing glass may cause injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information contact 1800 650 069 or info@patties.com.au

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW F Series Passenger Vehicles MY 2012-2017

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

BMW F Series model year 2012 - 2017 passenger vehicles
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Series, X3, X4, X5, X6, M2, M3, M4, M5, M6, X5M, X6M

This is a staged recall and vehicles will be added to the recall between December 2018 and August 2019. The date a vehicle is added to the recall is included on the attached VIN list.

What are the defects?

Driver's airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local BMW dealership or BMW head office directly via the website at https://www.bmw.com.au/recall to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use BMW's VIN look-up tool https://www.bmw.com.au/recall or contact 1800 243 675, or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz E Class Sedan, Coupe and Cabriolet MY2010 - 2012 (extended recall)

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Recall extended 6 December 2018 to add E Class Sedans and extra Cabriolets and Coupes.

Mercedes-Benz E Class Coupe & Cab
DAB & PAB Year Models 2010, 2011
Driver and passenger front airbags
4 103 vehicles affected

Mercedes-Benz E Class Coupe & Cab
PAB Year Model 2012
Driver and passenger front airbags
847 vehicles affected

Mercedes-Benz E Class Sedan
Driver front airbags
199 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Mercedes-Benz Retailer or Mercedes-Benz head office directly via the website at https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use the Mercedes-Benz VIN look-up tool at https://recall.mercedes-benz.com.au or contact Mercedes-Benz on 1300 659 307 (between 8.30am and 5pm), or by emailing takata_au@daimler.com or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Airsack Pty Ltd — Airsack

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Airsack Photo

Product description

Mattress foam filled interior bag, covered with a removable soft fabric sack or waterproof outdoor sack.

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the mandatory standard 'Consumer Goods (Bean Bags) Safety Standard 2014 Consumer Protection Notice No. 4 of 2014 as amended'. The external cover/bag is not fitted with a warning label or a child-resistant slide fastener.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking/suffocation hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Airsack Pty Ltd is under external administration and as a result there is no longer avenue for remediation for consumers.

Consumers should ensure that the non-compliant bean bag is disposed of appropriately to eliminate any risk of a choking or suffocation hazard.

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Smart Scooter ANZ Pty Ltd — Smart Scooter Royal Charger

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +1000

self-balancing scooter and battery labels

Product description

Smart Scooter Royal self balancing scooter charger

What are the defects?

The battery chargers supplied with the scooters are not approved for use in Australia and may not comply with the Australian safety standards.

What are the hazards?

Overheating and risk of fire or electric shock.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the charger immediately, switch off the power at the socket outlet and unplug it.

Smart Scooter ANZ Pty Ltd appears to be no longer trading and as a result there is no avenue for remediation for consumers.

The battery charger should not be used. Consumers should ensure that the unapproved chargers are destroyed and disposed of appropriately to eliminate any risk.

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Crown Asian Supermarket Pty Ltd t/as Crown Asian Supermarket and KyotoMart — Clever Mama Mini Jelly Cup (Kiwi Flavour, Egg Flavour and Lactic Acid)

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Egg flavour jelly cup

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
Kiwi flavour, egg flavour and with lactic acid

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product, and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, affected consumers can contact Crown Asian Supermarket by email at info@crownasian.com.au

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Crown Asian Supermarket Pty Ltd t/as Crown Asian Supermarket and KyotoMart — XIZHILANG Green Tea Jelly 117g

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

XZL 117g green tea mini jelly cup

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
Green tea flavour

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product, and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, affected consumers can contact Crown Asian Supermarket by email at info@crownasian.com.au

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Charlesworth Nuts — Various Products with Dried Apricot as an Ingredient

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Recalled products containing dried apricots

Product description

The following products are affected by this recall:

Diced Dried Apricots 500g
Best Before 10 June 2019 and 15 July 2019

Almond 'n' Apricot Cluster 500g
Best Before 10 June 2019

White Apricot 'n' Honey Peanut Cluster 500g
Best Before 15 July 2019

Cluster Collection 500g bag
Best Before 10 June 2019

Grandma Charlesworth's Christmas Cake 1605g
Best Before 02 June 2019

Jolly Little Puddin' Muffins 740g
Best Before 02 June 2019

Santa's Favourite Pudding 740g
Best Before 02 June 2019

Cluster Collection (gift pack) 430g
Best Before 02 June 2019

The Trendy Gourmet 1220g
Best Before 02 April 2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of foreign matter (metal fragments).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal fragments may cause injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat these products and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, consumers should contact Charlesworth Nuts on (08) 8296 8366.

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Hyundai Motor Company Australia Pty Ltd — Hyundai TQ iMax and iLoad

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hyundai TQ iMax/iLoad - rear sliding door holding-latch

129 iMax vehicles affected
1 044 iLoad vehicles affected

What are the defects?

In some vehicles, the locking mechanism on the rear sliding door may be defective and unable to hold the door open.

When the vehicle is at a forward incline, the holding mechanism may fail, resulting in the door sliding forward and slamming shut.

What are the hazards?

If the locking mechanism fails and the door slides shut, this may result in serious bodily injury to a person, especially to the limbs.

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles via mail and request that they arrange an appointment with an authorised Hyundai dealership to have the sliding door lock mechanism inspected. If the lock mechanism is found to be defective, it will be replaced free of charge.

For further information, consumers can contact the Hyundai Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 7pm AEST) or find their local dealer at www.hyundai.com.au/dealer

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW E70 X5 & E71 X6

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

This recall is an extension of PRA2017/16298 - https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/bmw-group-australia-ltd-bmw-e70-...

BMW E70 X5 & BMW E71 X6
CPA: 37222

Front passenger airbag

What are the defects?

Front passenger airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in an accident and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will receive a notification from BMW Group Australia Ltd, asking them to contact an authorised BMW dealer to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge. If they have not already done so, owners must immediately contact a BMW dealership to arrange the repairs urgently.

Consumers can also contact BMW Group Australia at https://www.bmw.com.au, check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.bmw.com.au/offers-and-services/service/bmw-recall or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Target Australia Pty Ltd — Young Ones My First Sand and Water Table

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Photograph My First Sand and Water Table

Product description

Young Ones My First Sand and Water Table
Keycode: 56092462

What are the defects?

Small part on watering can nozzle may detach from the spout.

What are the hazards?

Detached small part may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Stop using the product and return the product to any Target store for a full refund. For further information, consumers should contact Target Customer Support Centre on 1300 753 567 or visit https://www.target.com.au/help/contact-us

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Marlo Woods Australia Pty Ltd—Lovely Doll

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Plastic battery operated toy doll

Identifying features

No. NP2007

What are the defects?

The toys do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age. Parts of the toys may become detached, or batteries become accessible through normal use.

What are the hazards?

Parts of the toys liberated through use or batteries may pose a choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Return to place of purchase for full refund.

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Moose Enterprise Pty Ltd — Little Live Pets Lil Frog & Lil Frog Lily Pad

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Image of frog toys

Product description

An battery-operated frog toy that can leap and hop around and swim in water. Toy frog is available in three colours - pink, blue and green.

Product identifying codes: 28217 & 28218

Product identifying codes on packaging: 28262, 28263, 28264 & 28218

What are the defects?

Flat batteries removed from the toy may rupture, making a loud noise and expelling material and/or the battery cap from the battery causing a potential hazard.

What are the hazards?

The expelled material and/or battery cap may cause an injury to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have either of these products should immediately stop using them, refrain from opening the battery compartment and contact Moose for a replacement or refund.

Consumers should go to www.moosetoys.com and click on the "Product Safety" tab, visit www.recall.moosetoys.com or call 03 8572 1244 for replacement and refund instructions.

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My Queen Pty Ltd — Cici Jelly with Mandarin

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Jelly cup packet

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
360g

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac.
Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Konjac does not dissolve easily when eaten, so if a jelly lodges in a person's throat, it can act as a plug that cuts off air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat these products and should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact My Queen Pty Ltd on 0433 565 116.

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Honda Civic Type R 2017 & 2018 YM

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Honda Civic Type R 2017 & 2018 YM models
32 affected vehicles

What are the defects?

In certain vehicles, the Owner's Manual supplied may not contain all relevant information required by the mandatory standard. In other vehicles, the Owner's Manual may not have been supplied.

What are the hazards?

If the incorrect information is included in the Owner's Manual, this will affect the driver and vehicle occupants as they may potentially misuse or not know information about things such as the seat belts, child anchorage systems, vehicle notifications and operations.

What should consumers do?

Honda Australia will contact affected owners in writing when manuals become available from 7 January 2019. Once notification is received, affected consumers should book an appointment with their preferred Honda dealer. The Owner's Manual will be replaced, or supplied, free of charge.

For further information, call Honda Australia on 1800 804 954 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 6pm EDST).

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IKEA Pty Limited — GLIVARP Dining Table

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Glivarp Table

Product description

Dining table with extension
Steel/aluminium frame with frosted glass table top

Length 125 cm (extended length 188cm)
Width 85 cm
Table height 74 cm

What are the defects?

IKEA has received customer reports of the extension piece in the GLIVARP extendable dining table detaching from the rails and falling.

What are the hazards?

Risk of injury from falling extension piece.

What should consumers do?

IKEA urges all customers who own a white frosted GLIVARP table to return the product to IKEA for a full refund. No receipt or proof of purchase is required.

For more information, please visit www.IKEA.com.au/recalls or phone IKEA on:
ACT/NSW – 02 8020 6641
Queensland – 07 3380 6800
Victoria/Tasmania – 03 8523 2154
SA – 08 8154 4532
WA – 08 9201 4532

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Fortune Town International Trading Pty Ltd — XZL Mini Jelly Cups

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

mini jelly cups

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, consumers should contact Fortune Town International Trading on 03 9702 3001 (Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 5pm).

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WA Library Supplies — Kiddo Bean Bag

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

bean bag

Product description

Child-size bean bag

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the 'Consumer Goods (Bean Bags) Safety Standard 2014. Consumer Protection Notice No. 4 of 2014 as amended'. The product does not have the correct warning label attached and was sold with a paper clip to facilitate movement of the child resistant fastener.

What are the hazards?

Polystyrene beans may pose a choking/suffocation hazard if they are inhaled, particularly by children aged less than three years.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact WA Library Supplies by email sales@walib.com.au or phone (08) 9446 3336 to make arrangements to have the beanbag remediated.

Consumers have the option of returning the beanbags so that an appropriate label can be attached and the paperclip can be removed from the zipper. Alternatively, WA Library Supplies can send consumers a label so that they can attach this themselves. Consumers who chose this option should also remove the paperclip from the zipper themselves.

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Ottovo International Trading Pty Ltd — Jelly With Lactic Acid (Mango & Strawberry) & Jelly (Mango Flavour & Egg Flavour)

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Mango and Egg Jellycup

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac
22g x 12 per box

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Ottovo International Trading by email at ottovo@mingfa.com.au

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz E Class 213 and 238 Series Passenger Cars

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz E Class 213 and 238 series with OM654 engine

What are the defects?

A diesel fuel line may be incorrectly routed, causing chafing against nearby components.

What are the hazards?

Chafing may cause a diesel fuel leak that may cause the vehicle to stop sporadically. This may pose an accident risk for the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz passenger car retailer to arrange free of charge check and replacement if required.

To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au

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FCA Australia Pty Ltd — Vehicle Jack supplied with 2018 Alfa Romeo 630 Stelvio Vehicles

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Vehicle Jack supplied with 2018 Alfa Romeo 630 Stelvio

Product description

2018 Alfa Romeo 630 Stelvio vehicle jack.
151 affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

In select vehicles, the supplied jack‘s label does not comply with the mandatory standard ‘Trade Practices Act 1974 Consumer Protection Notice No. 1 of 2010 Consumer Product Safety Standard for Vehicle Jacks’. The jack label is missing some of the required information.

What are the hazards?

If the jack is mislabelled, and does not have correct safety information, the occupant may misuse it on a different vehicle or in a way it was not designed for. Misuse may cause jack instability or failure. If a consumer is under the vehicle, this may lead to a vehicle collapsing causing severe injury or death.

What should consumers do?

Affected consumers should contact their local authorised Alfa Romeo dealer for a free inspection. If the jack is found to be affected, a free replacement label that meets the mandatory standard will be fitted.

For further information, consumers can call 1800 870 724 (Monday to Friday, 8am – 8pm AEST) or visit: https://www.alfaromeo.com.au/contact-us.html

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Al Mina — Almond Baklava Triangle 250g & Four Finger Baklava 200g

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Baklava

Product description

Almond Baklava Triangle 250g
Best Before 25 April 2019

Four Finger Baklava 200g
All Best Before dates

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (pistachios).

What are the hazards?

Consumers who have a nut allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if they consume this product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with a nut allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

Consumers seeking further information can contact Al Mina on 0434 916 588

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Dy-Mark (Aust) Pty Ltd — Silver Zinc Aerosol 400g (Retail Supply Only)

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Photograph

Product description

Silver Zinc Aerosol 400g (Retail Only)
Dual action anti-corrosive primer and top coat

What are the defects?

Certain cans may fail due to an increase in pressure.

What are the hazards?

Risk of injury. The cans may over-pressurise, causing deformation and, at worse case, randomly burst, causing users to come into contact with the product and potentially projecting components.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease use of the product and isolate the can. Do not return product to place of purchase. If empty, dispose of can. If the can is not empty, contact Dy-Mark Customer Service Centre for instructions regarding handling and disposal. A full refund will be available from the place of purchase.

For further information, contact Dy-Mark Customer Service on 1300 396 275 or email sales@dymark.com.au or go to https://www.dymark.com.au/

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Toyota Echo NCP1 & RAV4 ACA2

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Toyota Echo NCP1
Toyota RAV4 ACA2

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Toyota dealership or Toyota’s head office directly by phoning 1800 987 366 or emailing guestexperience@toyota.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use Toyota’s VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: http://recalls.toyota.com.au/#/

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Toyota must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia — Corolla ZZE122 & Avensis Verso ACM20

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Passenger-side front airbag fitted to Toyota Corolla ZZE122 and Avensis Verso ACM20 model vehicles

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Toyota dealership or Toyota’s head office directly by phoning 1800 987 366 or emailing guestexperience@toyota.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use Toyota’s VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: http://recalls.toyota.com.au/#/

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Toyota must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Nissan Motor Co (Australia) Pty Ltd — N16 Pulsar, D22 Navara, Y61 Patrol, X-Trail

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Takata airbag inflators in:
N16 Pulsar
D22 Navara
Y61 Patrol
X-Trail

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Nissan dealership or Nissan's head office directly by phoning 1800 035 035 or via the Nissan website at http://www.nissan.com.au/Forms/Contact-Us to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use the VIN look-up tool on Nissan’s website to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: http://www.nissan.com.au/owners/owner-information/recall-notices/takata-...

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Nissan must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY) Wagon, RX-8 (FE) & BT-50 (UN)

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mazda6 (GG1032) Sedan/Hatch 2005-2007 - beta only
Mazda6 (GY1032) Wagon 2005-2007 - beta only
Mazda6 (GG1031) Sedan/Hatch 2002-2005 - alpha & beta
Mazda6 (GY1031) Wagon 2002-2005 - alpha & beta
Mazda6 (GG10R2) Hatch 2006-2007 - beta only
Mazda6 (GY10R2) Wagon 2006-2007 - beta only
RX-8 (FE1031) 2003-2007- alpha & beta
BT-50 (UNY0*3/UNY0*4) Ute/Cab Chassis 2006-2011 - beta only

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: if an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing explodes / ruptures under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Mazda dealership or Mazda Australia’s head office directly via the website at https://www.mazda.com.au/get-in-touch/, phone 1800 034 411 Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5pm (EST or AEST) or email customersupport@mazda.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers can use Mazda’s VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: https://www.mazda.com.au/recalls/

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Mazda Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus SC430

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Passenger-side front airbag fitted to Lexus SC430 model vehicles

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Lexus Australia dealership or Lexus Australia head office directly via the website at https://www.lexus.com.au/contact to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use Lexus Australia VIN look-up tool https://www.lexus.com.au/owners/recalls or contact Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Lexus Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Accord MY 2001-2002

Tue, 07 Jun 2011 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Honda Accord
MY 2001-2002
Driver's airbag inflator - alpha or beta
788 vehicles

This is an extension of PRA2009/10969 (http://bit.ly/2f42qzg)

What are the defects?

Driver's airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should have received a letter from Honda Australia asking them to contact a Honda dealership or Honda Recall Call Centre to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge.

Owners of Honda vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.honda.com.au/recall.html, by calling Freecall 1800 789 839 (Mon-Fri 8am-9pm; Sat-Sun 8.30am-5pm EST) or by checking the VIN look-up tool at http://www.honda.com.au/airbag.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request Honda Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Civic MY 2001

Tue, 06 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Honda Civic
MY 2001
Passenger's airbag inflator - alpha
788 vehicles

What are the defects?

Passenger's airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should have received a letter from Honda Australia asking them to contact a Honda dealership or Honda Recall Call Centre to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge.

Owners of Honda vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.honda.com.au/recall.html, by calling Freecall 1800 789 839 (Mon-Fri 8am-9pm; Sat-Sun 8.30am-5pm EST) or by checking the VIN look-up tool at http://www.honda.com.au/airbag.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, Honda Australia must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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BMW Australia Ltd — BMW 3 Series - E46

Fri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW E46 vehicles
12/2001 - 03/2003

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local BMW dealership or BMW head office directly via the website at https://www.bmw.com.au/offers-and-services/service to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use BMW's look-up tool https://www.bmw.com.au/ or contact BMW on 1800 243 675 or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

If you are advised that your vehicle is fitted with an ‘alpha airbag’ it is critical owners take immediate steps to have the airbag inflators replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death associated with these inflators.

It is strongly recommended that owners of these vehicles stop driving their vehicles immediately. Under the Recall Notice, on request BMW must offer to arrange for your vehicle to be towed free of charge to the place of replacement or for a qualified technician to travel to you (or some similar arrangement), so that you do not have to drive your vehicle to be fixed if you do not want to do so.

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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PSEA Dept Stores Pty Ltd t/as Harris Scarfe — Smith+Nobel 15kg Glass Platform Electronic Kitchen Scale - Black

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Kitchen scales and packaging

Product description

Smith+Nobel 15kg Glass Platform Electronic Kitchen Scale - black
Model Number SN690BK

Affected products sold only in Victoria, Tasmania and Queensland

What are the defects?

The battery compartment may not be adequately secured allowing possible access to the button battery if the product is dropped on a hard surface.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product and return it to their nearest Harris Scarfe store for a full refund.

To find your nearest store, visit www.harrisscarfe.com.au/store-finder

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Alphapharm Pty Ltd t/as Mylan Australia — DILART® and DILART®HCT (Valsartan) Tablets

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Valsartan is used for the treatment of hypertension and heart failure in patients.

DILART® valsartan 40mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167425)
DILART® valsartan 80mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167427)
DILART® valsartan 160mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167426)
DILART® valsartan 320mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 167421)

DILART® HCT 80/12.5mg valsartan 80mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187397)
DILART® HCT 160/12.5mg valsartan 160mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187403)
DILART® HCT 160/25mg valsartan 160mg/hydrochlorothiazide 25mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187400)
DILART® HCT 320/12.5mg valsartan 320mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187402)
DILART® HCT 320/25mg valsartan 320mg/hydrochlorothiazide 25mg film-coated tablets (AUST R 187399)

The following batches of Valsartan film coated tablets (DILART®):
40mg - 8058886 (expiry Mar-20); 8063916 (expiry Apr-20); 8065072 (expiry Jun-20); 8070855 (expiry Oct-20)
80mg - 8045929 (expiry Jan-19); 8063786 (expiry Apr-20); 8063762 (expiry Apr-20); 8061781 (expiry Feb-20); 8061781 (expiry May-20)
160mg - 8045896 (expiry Mar-19); 8055982 (expiry Jan-20); 8064559 (expiry Jan-20); 8062862 (expiry Mar-20)
320mg - 8045924 (expiry Mar-19); 8048002 (expiry Mar-19); 8059368 (expiry Mar-20); 8059896 (expiry Mar-20); 8063761 (expiry Mar-20);
8070229 (expiry Mar-20); 8073700 (expiry Apr-20)

The following batches of Valsartan/ Hydrochlorothiazide film coated tablets (DILART® HCT):
80/12.5 mg - 8038886 (expiry Aug-19); 8076887 (expiry Mar-21)
160/12.5 mg - 8044826 (expiry Aug-19); 8076373 (expiry Mar-21)
160/25 mg - 8047518 (expiry Aug-19); 8075463 (expiry Mar-21)
320/12.5 mg - 8044825 (expiry Aug-19); 8075198 (expiry Mar-21)
320/25 mg - 8042677 (expiry Aug-19); 8075228 (expiry Mar-21)

What are the defects?

An impurity, N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) has been found in batches of Valsartan.

What are the hazards?

NDEA has been classified as a probable human carcinogen.

What should consumers do?

Patients are asked to return any DILART® or DILART® HCT to the supplying pharmacy for a refund and to discuss replacement options.

Patients who are on DILART® or DILART® HCT should NOT stop taking their medication prior to consulting a health care professional, as the risk of harm to the patient’s health may be higher if the treatment is stopped immediately without any alternative treatment.
Pharmacists have been advised that patients should be offered an alternative brand or referred to their health care professional if an alternative treatment is required. 

Patients have been advised NOT to cease their medication without seeking advice from their health care professional.  

For further information please contact customer service on 1800 274 276.

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CS Global Pty Ltd — Flashing Duck with LED Light

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +1100

photograph of blue duck

Product description

The blue and coral coloured plastic ducks contain a sensor which, when activated, flash coloured lights in the duck.
The ducks can be identified by the following item code and barcode found on the label:

Blue Duck Item Code – 16605
Blue Duck Barcode – 4713037120349

Coral Duck Item Code – 16606
Coral Duck Barcode - 4713037120356

What are the defects?

The device underneath the duck/s containing alkaline button batteries and LED light may become dislodged.

What are the hazards?

Should the defect occur and if the device and/or batteries/light are ingested, serious injuries can occur.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the ducks immediately and return to their closest Priceline or Priceline Pharmacy store for a full refund.

For further information and enquires, consumers may contact Priceline Customer Service on 1300 88 44 11 or visit www.priceline.com.au

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Ottovo International Trading Pty Ltd — Clever Mama Mini Jelly Cups (Kiwi Flavour) & Clever Mama Mini Jelly Cups With Lactic Acid

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Kiwi flavour mini jelly cups

Product description

Mini jelly cups containing konjac

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in the throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.
For further information, contact Ottovo International Trading by email at ottovo@mingfa.com.au

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Formosa Trading Pty Ltd — XZL 117g Green Tea Jelly

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

XZL 117g Green Tea Jelly

Product description

XZL 117g Green Tea Jelly
Mini jelly cups containing konjac

What are the defects?

The mini jelly cups contain konjac. Mini jelly cups containing konjac are permanently banned in Australia.

What are the hazards?

Potential choking hazard if swallowed whole. May lodge in throat and restrict air supply.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease consumption of the product and should return it to place of purchase for a full refund.
For further information, contact Formosa Trading at formosatradingtw@gmail.com

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Marlo Woods Australia Pty Ltd—Plastic Music Crab Toy and Naughty Lady Bird Toy

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

1. Plastic battery operated crab shaped toy
2. Plastic battery operated ladybird shaped toy

Identifying features

1. Yan Xiang Toys Funny Crab 2. Naughty ladybird No. 0920

What are the defects?

The toys do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age. Parts of the toys may become detached, or batteries become accessible through normal use.

What are the hazards?

Parts of the toys liberated through use or batteries may pose a choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Return to place of purchase for full refund.

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Village Roadshow Theme Parks Pty Ltd—LED Light Figurines

Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

White polar bear, penguin & dolphin LED light figurines with "Sea World" logo and white star LED light figurine featuring "Warner Bros. Movie World" logo

Dolphin, Penguin, Polar Bear sold at Sea World and Star sold at Warner Bros. Movie World Between 12 September 2014 and 21 July 2015

Identifying features

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What are the defects?

The battery cover may not be adequately secured due to the screws not being long enough, which could allow for access to the button batteries inside or the batteries falling out if the cover became detached.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should either bring the product back to Sea World or Warner. Bros. Movie World to get a refund or safely dispose of the batteries and the figurines and contact Village Roadshow Theme Parks to arrange a full refund of the purchase price.

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

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Original Spy Pen and Notebook Lock Holographic with Spy Pen

Identifying features

Line numbers: 471241 and 405620

What are the defects?

The button cell batteries in the original spy marker pen are secured with a twist top lid, which may become loose and release the batteries.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death.

What should consumers do?

Customers should immediately stop using the original spy marker pen and return it to Smiggle for a refund or exchange.

Please call 1800 612 236 Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm (AEDT) or email product@smiggle.com.au or visit smiggle.com.au for more information.

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia — Cosmic Light Beam Torch

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Penlight torch

What are the defects?

The button batteries in the torch may be accessed by children.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death.

What should consumers do?

Safely dispose of the torch.

Queries may be directed to the school's School Banking Co-ordinator or the School Banking Helpdesk on 1800 674 496 (Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm AEST).

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus SC430

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Lexus SC430 (UZZ40)- 89 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Lexus dealership directly via the website at https://www.lexus.com.au/contact/find-a-dealer or email enquiries@lexusenquiries.com.au to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use the Lexus VIN look-up tool at https://www.lexus.com.au/owners/recalls or contact the Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 (Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm AEDT) or contact their preferred Lexus dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to http://www.ismyairbagsafe.com.au

We also recommend you visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/newsletter/subscribe to subscribe to receive updates about current and future recalls as they are published.

Further information for consumers is available at https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/compulsory-takata-airbag-recall

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Sports & Events Promotions Pty Ltd — Neighbourhood Watch Keyring LED Light

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +1100

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Product description

Keyring with LED light in the shape of a white house with a green roof available from Neighbourhood Watch as a free promotional item.

Green logo printed on one side. Packaged in resealable plastic bag.

What are the defects?

The battery cover may not be adequately secured, which could allow for access to the internal button battery or the internal button battery can fall out if the cover becomes detached.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button battery and ingest it, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using these products immediately and safely dispose of them.
For further information, contact Neighbourhood Watch Australasia by phone 0428 377 901 or email admin@nhwa.com.au

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Kmart Australia Limited — 7cm LED Claydough Hanging Decoration

Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

7cm LED light up claydough Christmas character hanging decoration

What are the defects?

The battery cover may not be adequately secured, which could allow for access to the internal button battery or the internal button battery can fall out if the cover becomes detached.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button battery and ingest it, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using these products immediately and return the product to any Kmart store for a full refund.

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Independence Studios Pty Ltd — LED Lava Drops

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

A battery operated spiral liquid / lava desk novelty with flashing LED lights. The product is packaged in a clear polybag with a swing tag. Measures: 145mm x 50mm

What are the defects?

The product contains a button battery that may be easily released and so become accessible to children.

What are the hazards?

A swallowed button battery can cause internal chemical burns leading to serious injury or death in as little as two hours.

What should consumers do?

Return the product to the store where it was purchased for a refund. For further information please contact Independence Studios Gifts on 1800 819 270 or email returnis0006@isgift.com

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TNW Australia Pty Ltd—Octalight Rainbow Light Wand

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

A battery-operated wand that flashes in different coloured patterns. The wand is 20 cm long and was packaged on a blister card measuring 25 cm x 8 cm.

Identifying features

Stock No: DI012 Barcode : 9319374003380

What are the defects?

The two outer shells of the tube have not been fusion welded and, when dropped, the tube falls apart exposing the small batteries inside.

What are the hazards?

The small batteries are easily released from the tube presenting an ingestion hazard to small children and posing a risk of internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Return the product to the place of purchase or contact TNW Australia Pty Ltd for a full refund.

Contact details ph: 02 9959 1300 or email : recallDI012@tnw.com.au

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Penny Miller — Silent Pet Training Collar

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Silent Pet Training Collar

What are the defects?

The product contains a button battery that may be easily released and so become accessible to children.

What are the hazards?

A swallowed button battery can cause internal chemical burns leading to serious injury or death in as little as two hours.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return it to Penny Miller for a full refund.

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These news come from Product Safety Australia - Recalls.


Product Liability compensation claims

When a manufacturer releases a product to market they have a duty to ensure that the product is safe for use by consumers. If a product is unsafe, whether by virtue of its manufacture, composition, unsuitability for use, or because of inadequate instructions (amongst others), then the manufacturer, designer or sometimes the distributor will be liable for that fault.

To find out if you have a product liability claim for compensation, please complete your free legal enquiry form on the left.

In the past, it was necessary to show that the manufacturer is the one to blame for the defect and to prove that they were at fault. However, it is now possible for anyone injured by a product to make a claim, regardless of whether they were the original purchaser or not. Further there is now no requirement to prove the negligence of the manufacturer at any stage. This is how product liability claims differ from other personal injury claims, as other claims require there to have been some negligent act or omission on the part of the defendant in order to make a successful claim.


What Are Products?

‘Products’ for the purposes of product liability claims also include food and drink produce. Other products include consumer goods, pharmaceutical products and ‘bio-medical’ products, which are devices implanted into humans e.g. hip replacements, breast implants and pacemakers.

Product liability claims typically fall into four distinct categories. These are:

Manufacturing faults; in which the product is defective as a result of something that occurred, or failed to occur during the manufacturing process.

Failure adequately to warn; a product does not supply the consumer with any or adequate warnings about the correct or safe use of the product. This can include instructions, information on packaging and information in advertisements.

Design faults; although the product may be manufactured exactly to specifications there is a problem or fault with the design. Because of this, the product is inherently dangerous.

Negligent Surveillance; this is when a manufacturer, on learning that one or more of its products is faulty, fails to warn consumers about the problem with its products – either by issuing inadequate warnings or by not issuing warnings at all.

It is important to note that defective products are not merely of poor quality; indeed there are a number of issues that a court will consider when determining product liability claims.


Multi-Party Claims
Although each product liability claim is different, there are some situations in which many people are injured in the same or similar ways by the same defect. In these circumstances, there may be a multi-party action with many people all suing the manufacturer for injury caused by their defective products. If this happens, it is common for a solicitor’s firm to take on multiple clients who all have the same or similar claims.


Proving Product Liability
In product liability claims the court will consider all the circumstances of the case, including the way in which the product was advertised and marketed to consumers, the warnings and cautions supplied with it and the intended purpose of the product, as well as the time when the product was supplied to the recipient. However, some cases are provable on a strict liability basis. In these cases, there is no need to prove negligence: the mere fact that the manufacturer supplied the product is enough to prove liability. This is the case with e.g. pharmaceutical drugs.

To find out if you have a product liability claim for compensation, please complete your free legal enquiry form on the left.

 

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Consumer Redress, Contracts and Product Safety .. Such claims would be increasingly based on the 1994 Product Liability Law, similar to the 1985 .. Civil Code (perhaps because the lawyer wasn't confident of proving that ..


1 Watchdogs or Whistle-Blowers? The Corporate Lawyer as Gate ..


Arguably some of these collapses are a product of determined ... Lawyers can be provided with incentives, in the form of liability exposure for example, which ..


Dr Jeffrey FitzGerald, Occasional Address, UTS Graduation ..


requests for its discovery in product liability litigation). Yet it is not necessarily straightforward or easy, even for lawyers of great integrity and good will, to define ..


Annual Prize Ceremony


ACT Women Lawyers' Association Prize for Law Studies. Jenna Priestly .. LexisNexis Prize for Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law. Emma Lee ..


Rennert, Guido --- "Is Elimination of Forum Shopping by Means of ..


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UniMelb UGHB96 : 730-104 Torts and the Process of Law


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an analysis of negligence law; particular negligence situation: product liability, .. negligence situation: negligent professionals, including doctors and lawyers.


Canberra Law Review Volume 10, Issue 3 Finished


Reasons Explained by Vice-president of the Hebei Lawyers Association' [Jieshi .. Article 43 of the Product liability Law, allows a "consumer or other victim" who ..


After the Columbine High School massacre - APSA 2000


Rich Text Format - by C BEAUCHAMP - .. lawyers (some prominent in the "tobacco wars"), filed lawsuits in 1999 against gun manufacturers and their trade association on the grounds of product liability ..


Reading Suitability against Fitness for Purpose — The Evolution of a ..


by G Pearson - law, there has been a greater emphasis on the doctrine of product liability. ... and the desire of Scottish lawyers not to be left out, held up the enactment of the ..


CORPORATIONS REGULATIONS 2001 - REG 1.0.02 Interpretation


(c) any provisions relating to liability (civil or criminal) that apply or applied in relation to .. ASTC-regulated transfer means a transfer of a Division 4 financial product : .. "enduring power of attorney" means an enduring power of attorney that ..


International Business Law - Sydney Law School - The University of ..


Consumer Contracts and Product Defects, 6, N LAWS6024, LAWS6025 This unit replaced LAWS6227 Consumer Protection Law: Liability of ..


UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA


opportunity to talk to a coming generation of lawyers. I assume .. government, in resolving a custody dispute or challenging a tax liability – in whatever .. professional reputation are the product of independence, integrity and ..


E LAW | Reinventing Contract - Text


by JJA Burke - - [5] Even when lawyers customize contracts, they start with standard forms; .. of the product would be unenforceable as the product liability equivalent to a defect.


A mediatorâ•Žs nightmare: giving evidence in court about what ..


by J Rothfield - 2003Consult with another lawyer who is well versed .. lawyers.4. • Be aware of the detail into which a judge may go to satisfy him or herself .. PRODUCT LIABILITY s ..


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Microsoft Powerpoint - outline the major statutory civil liability reforms and the main changes they have .. Since then defendants have been found liable for conduct as varied as careless surgery, faulty products, failure to .. Eg Accountants, Lawyers, Doctors, etc.


Money and the Expert Witness: An Ethical Dilemma


by E Tanay - 1976 - - factor in the outcome of a trial and lessens the relative power of the lawyers involved. "Keep everybody out of .. Product liability litigation, malpractice, criminal ..


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Clearly, this re-opens the question about whether tort liability is a viable option. ... tort liability, on the other hand, is inconsistent since lawyers' talents, for example, ... a potent sanction against defective products or accident prone activities".


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LAWS1202, Lawyers Justice and Ethics. LAWS1203, Torts. LAWS1204 .. Organisations (Geneva). LAWS2259, Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law ..


THE NEW AUSTRALIAN CONSUMER LAW: WHAT ABOUT ..


by L NOTTAGEavailable via Sydney Centre for International Law, Sydney Centre Working ... generally comparing the product liability regimes in Australia, Japan, the EU and ..


FORESTRY ACT 1959


Rights and liabilities of contracting party in respect of forest entitlement areas 39C. Interpretation Part 6--Control and disposal of forest products and quarry material 43. .. of transfer after sale by mortgagee Division 10--Powers of attorney 61TA.


ADR and government


by L Boulle - 2002rules to recognise the role of lawyers serving as third .. for his or her client, a lawyer may serve as a third party .. Product Liability Law & Practice s. For further ..


UNSW Continuing Legal Education Competition & Consumer Law


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of obligations and product liability, statutory guarantees and product warranties. .. In House Legal Advisors; General Practitioners; Commercial Lawyers ..


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on tonight include the product liability legal actions (breast implants and toxic shock .. Australian defence lawyers may have matters to learn from their US ..


Professor Megan Richardson - Staff Profile


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J. Bosland and M. Richardson, 'Competing discourses of 'rights' and 'harms' in ..

 


Towards legal pragmatism: breach of confidence and the right to privacy' in E ..

 



UTS: Alphabetical list of subjects - Law, UTS Handbook


Deceptive Trade Practices and Product Liability 76023. Designs Law and .. Financial Analysis for the Transactional Lawyer 78114. Financial Analysis for the ..


Forgiving a Director's Breach of Duty: A review of recent decisions


It would be unjust to hold directors personally liable for a breach of duty, regardless of ... described as a product of honest error or inadvertence34. The director was. "an expert taxation law and corporations law lawyer and a highly qualified ..


An Agenda for a Research Programme: Comparative Analysis of ..


by G Barker - 2009 - scale product liability cases (e.g. asbestos) securities litigation involving .. pays both sides costs, and further unlike the US, in Australia a lawyer cannot be ..


Unit Handbook, Units Indexed by Faculty: Faculty of Law


.. rescue; LAW4531E Product liability law from a comparative perspective .. Lawyers' responsibilities; LAW7332 Principles of construction law ..


Module 6 Commercial Dispute Resolution


Microsoft Powerpoint - Product liability-wrong item, quality, quantity, unsafe, late, incomplete .. Longest civil trial in Tasmania with 3 years of preparation, armies of lawyers and 6 ..


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Attorney

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Hooked on Tobacco - NI 369 - Between a rock and a hard place


Having failed to secure legal aid, the plaintiffs and their lawyers had agreed to pursue .. The Tobacco Products Liability Project asked: 'Could it be that, as the ..


Transcription of tape recording of the Memorial Gathering for ..


lot of our lawyers of course, historically looked at it from a manufacturing point of view particularly in the area of product liability. Of course this gave us a great ..


CONSUMER LAW REFORM IN AUSTRALIA: CONTEMPORARY ..


by L NOTTAGE - - product liability claims quickly inform the public of potential safety risks anyway. So ... of art 'merchantable quality', antiquated and odd for non-lawyers. Instead ..


UTS: Numerical list of subjects - Law, UTS Handbook


76022 Insurance Law 76023 Deceptive Trade Practices and Product Liability .. Securities Regulation 78114 Financial Analysis for the Transactional Lawyer ..


Limiting Auditorsâ•Ž Liability


by C Free - 1999 - - H, 'Australia's New Conservative Approach to Auditors' Liability' (1998) 19(3) The Company Lawyer 85-. 88 at 85. 12 s52 Trades Practices Act 1974 (Cth) states ..


Module 6 Commercial Dispute Resolution


Microsoft Powerpoint - Role of the lawyer in international commercial dispute resolution .. Product liability-wrong item, quality, quantity, unsafe, late, incomplete. Unable to ..


Is everything old new again?


by D Syme - 2002Attorney General launched ADR. Terminology: a .. Department of the Attorney General,. Canberra and can be ..Product Liability Law & Practice ■. For further ..


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by TO whY LEgAL EDuCATION NEEDs - 2009 - The doctrinal, adversarial nature of the education of lawyers not only affects the way .. the sharpened focus is only a by-product of the mediation, or the parties know .. training in focusing on interests, they have the potential to be a liability ..


Legal Science Versus Science in Law


by RJ Aldisert - 1972These lawyers and judges would limit matching the "colors" of the case at hand .. My own guess is that medical malpractice and products liability cases will next ..


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CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND THE DUTIES OF COMPANY ..


by I Ramsay - - The Role of Nominee Directors and the Liability of Their Appointors. Justice E W Thomas .. The product market in which the company operates. ... 2 B A Manning, "Life in the Boardroom After Van Gorkom" (1985) 41 Business Lawyer 1 at 5-6.


AUSTRALIAN CARTEL REGULATION


corporate and individual liability; the policies that guide decisions on enforcement .. leading academic and professional competition lawyers in Australia. .. Cambridge University Press may occasionally send you additional product information ..


Intensive 2009 Booklet version 2.indd


ID-130 GST for Business Lawyers by Rhys Guild. ID-131 The .. ID-117 Liability of Directors and Persons ... product liability including remedies under the Trade ..


Liability for Unconscionable and Misleading Conduct in Commercial ..


by B Marshall - 1995 - - exclude liability under section 51AA and section 52, or at least to be entitled .. fell within the definition of a consumer transaction on the basis that carpet is a product .. Report of the Trade Practices Commission to the Attorney-General and the ..


LAW FIRMS INCORPORATED: HOW INCORPORATION COULD ..


by I COULD - lawyer. Whether the provisions effectively limit liability of practitioners for ... destruction of documents, were the product of advice, decision and supervision ..


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Reviews of books written or edited by CCLSR members


The book is a must-have for corporate lawyers. .. capital raising, product liability, concurrent or accessorial liability for acts of the company and ..


The year ahead for NADRAC


by D Syme - 2002advises the Commonwealth Attorney. General on issues .. also work with the Attorney General's. Department on issues .. PRODUCT LIABILITY s. PROPERTY s ..


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Bikundo, E, 'Kenya's 2007 Elections and Individual Criminal Liability for Organized .. Centre of Commercial, Corporate and Taxation Law: Sydney (2008) ... Kellam, J & Nottage, L, 'Europeanisation of Product Liability in the ..


Atkinson, Benedict --- "Chapter 14 - The Age of America" [2007 ..


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Matthew is Professional Support Lawyer to the national Construction and Major .. His areas of expertise are torts, product liability, health and medical law and ..


Understanding and Researching International Trade Law


by S Fishellaw, product liability law and business associations or organisations law It is .. of entry for international trade lawyers in this field of law and practice It is in the ..


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Subject Pages 2012 · Global Lawyer LAWS50071 · Institutions in .. Statutory tort – strict product liability and misleading and deceptive conduct ..


Specialist Accreditation Personal Injury Law Conference


Recent cases and developments involving product liability and a detailed .. Mary is a member of the Australian Lawyers Alliance, and is a committee member of ..


Review of the proscription of terrorist organisations: What role for ..


The Commonwealth Attorney-General has a broad discretion under the .. decision to proscribe an organisation is, in large part, a product of the ... 100 Marine Hull & Liability Insurance Co Ltd v Hurford (1985) 10 FCR 234 at 241 (Wilcox J).


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by T TomorrowNew directions in product liability engages the attention of Professor Waddams .. be by a national body set up by the Standing Committee of Attorneys-General.


professional liability for climate affected advice_durrant


liable where they fail to take into account relevant climate risks in the .. implied term in their contracts with clients that the product, such as the .. Lawyers have a duty to protect their clients from any real and foreseeable risks by giving ..


Social justice courses - Law Reform & Social Justice - ANU


Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law, LAWS2259, 6. Criminal Justice .. Lawyers Justice & Ethics, LAWS1202, 6. Legal Theory ..


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The Lawyers Education Channel, Tele- .. LIABILITY. Richardson, Megan, Report on the. Economics of Joint and .. Australian Product Liability Reporter, vol ..


September 2009 - Blogs - University of Sydney


Kawamura Connections: Tokyo Lawyers Go Global, All the Way With the .. in consumer policy/administration generally, product liability and ..


Corporate and Commercial Law - Research Supervisor Connect ..


He worked for several years as a corporate lawyer and then as a barrister .. Banking and Financial Instruments; Product Liability and Practice ..


This file was downloaded from: http://eprints.qut.edu.au/47140/


by SD Kiel-Chisholm - 2011Lawyers could seek to facilitate the resolution of the ... pp. 3-4]. They also consider manufacturer liability for faulty products and conclude that "the „changed ..


'Knowing Receipt' Following Farah Constructions Pty Ltd v Say-Dee ..


by H ATKIN - the relationship between liability for knowing receipt and the Torrens system has ... product of a broader error, namely a wrong-headed jurisprudential .. To the lawyer whose mind has been moulded by civilian influences, the theory ..


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Lawyers For a Less Adversarial System,. Federation .. Lawyers' Responsibility and. Accountability: .. Kearney, David, "Product liability issues for e-tailers" in ..


Paynter, Hugh; Foreman, Ross --- "Liability of Internet Service ..


by H PAYNTER[40] In relation to ISP liability, the Attorney-General proposed that the issue should be ... [59] This was on the basis that the defendant was "supplying a product".


Spagnolo, Lisa --- "The Last Outpost: Automatic CISG Opt Outs ..


by L SPAGNOLO - - Australian lawyers and courts have tried long and hard to ignore the CISG. ... who could escape liability for non-conformities if the transaction happens to be ... It argued that there were no express terms as to the quality of the product, and ..


Publication Assistance - Monash University


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Accounting and Australian Securities and Investment Community (ASIC ..

 


Adelaide Law Review

 



FACING UP TO THE LIABILITIES OF


by M McGregor-Lowndes - 1992 - - potential personal legal liability of managers and board members. 1 as well as the ... Past presidents, lawyers, insurance brokers or agents and accountants ..


Book Reviews


product liability, personal injury, patent or trademark .. from records provided by the attorneys"). Case .. several are by attorneys, economists or others.


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the products involved, and to lawyers — including Australian lawyers — because of the manner in which the .. liabilities resulting from the failure of software built ..


Mediatorsâ•Ž notes of the mediation - a mediator's protective device


by M Creelman - 1999 - When a practising lawyer acts as a mediator he .. insurer's liability may be reduced if its interests are .. Australian PRODUCT LIABILITY Reporter. ❏ Australian ..


Comparative law | Australian Law Postgraduate Network


The European Commission Directive on Product Liability was used as the model for the .. Israeli lawyers are more likely than, say, their Australian or English ..


REFERENCE MANUAL


all liability, including without limitation consequential or incidental damages. .. Motorola products are not designed, intended, or authorized for use as components .. costs, damages, and expenses, and reasonable attorney fees arising out of, ..


Published Works 2009 - Sydney Law School - The University of ..


Product Liability

in the Asia-Pacific (3rd edition), Federation Press: Sydney .. of Children, Parents, Lawyers and Counsellors' (2009) 82 Family Matters 15-21 ..


Some have recently proclaimed a thoroughgoing "Americanisation ..


with eg L Nottage Product Safety and Liability Law in Japan: From Minamata to ... [The modern UCC] model invites the parties, their lawyers, and the courts to ..


Socratic teaching, the law and professional identity


have in learning to 'think like a lawyer' results not from a failure of skill but from the .. is it relevant that Fred and his company now have a direct liability for .. trust structures should be treated as irrelevant because the income is the product of ..


CORPORATIONS ACT 2001 - NOTES


Attorney-General's Department, Canberra ... Securities (except debentures and managed investment products) held by 100 or more persons 128 ... Person may be released from liability but is not entitled to indemnity 174 ..


AGRICULTURAL AND VETERINARY CHEMICALS CODE ACT ..


Attorney-General's Department, Canberra. Contents .. 4...... Definition of agricultural chemical product . .. 7...... Possession or custody of constituent or product . ... Liability of persons acting on behalf of non-residents .


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Lawyers Education Channel, September. 1999 .. importance to the liability of accessories to crime .. Australian Product Liability Reporter, vol. 10 no 5, June ..


ABHANDLUNGEN / ARTICLES


products liability law,5 the 1996 code of civil procedure,6 the Freedom of Information ... number of lawyers in active practice and the demand for entry into the ..


The Fate of "No-Fault" in America - [2003] VUWLRev 12; (2003) 34 ..


by IADTN BarkedMost 1960s planners envisioned some new insurance product that was .. by judicial innovations in the areas of product liability and medical malpractice. .. politically among the competing interests of lawyers, insurers, and claimants, not to ..


COURT APPROVAL FOR SETTLEMENT OF CLASS ACTIONS ..


by GT Pagone - class action may lie with the lawyers on the court record as the solicitors ... Pick-up Truck Fuel Tank Products Liability Litigation20 the US Court of Appeal ..


A Battle and a Gamble: The Spectre Of An Adverse Costs Order In ..


by P Keyzer - 2011 - With the notable exception that an Attorney-General intervening is .. and Chris Tollefson, 'When The 'Public Interest' Loses: The Liability of ... Ideally, law should be the product of inclusive conversation: a true conversation ..


Keith Holland - Recent International Legal Developments in ..


Attorney

-General's Department .. LIABILITY. 7. WHETHER ESTABLISHED BY CONTRACT OR LEGISLATION, THE LIABILITY OF .. This is particularly relevant in the case of products which satisfy the requirements of general users of ..


Ethics and Auditing


concerning auditor independence and the limitation of auditor liability. Introduction ... conduct in relation to a financial product or financial services. The idea .. 307 (requiring lawyers to report evidence of material violation of securities law or ..


Published Works 2006 - Sydney Law School - The University of ..


McDonald, B, 'The Impact of the Civil Liability Legislation on .. Kellam, J & Nottage, L, 'Report on Clayton Utz Asia-Pacific Product Liability Survey' (2006) .. the Family Law Act' (2006) 18(4) Australian Family Lawyer 30-38.


Community - Staff Profile


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J. Bosland and M. Richardson, 'Competing discourses of 'rights' and 'harms' in ..

 


Towards legal pragmatism: breach of confidence and the right to privacy' in E ..

 



Thinking about conflict resolution â•Ÿbeyond the square boxâ•Ž


by NM Alexander - 1999term used primarily by lawyers to refer to conflict handling .. inroads into the ways lawyers think about dispute handling .. s Product Liability Law &. Practice ..


Centre for Marine Science and Technology - Download AcTUP V2 ..


Product index · Underwater Sound Recorder · SailTool software · Sail Imaging software .. The lawyers made us do it . .. Limitation of liability 1.3 Without limiting clause 1.1, the liability of the Commonwealth and Curtin ..


E LAW | Internet Service Provider Liability for Copyright ..


by B Mercurio - - Frena[10] was the first case to find liability under this theory. ... to the digital domain, Australia released an Attorney-General Discussion Paper proposing a ... by doing business (the risk is a by-product of the service that can be internalised).


ftp://cleo. murdoch. edu. au/pub/elaw/issues/v5n4/baissus54. txt http ..


by JM BaïssusTo comment on this assertion from the continental lawyer's point of view, I will have to ... It is therefore felt as somewhat abrupt to dismiss the end product of such an intensive .. It purports to demonstrate, in a civil liability case initiated against ..


Corporate Governance and M&A in Australia: An Overview for ..


by L Nottage - - two younger commentators, a US lawyer in Tokyo and a Berkeley-trained ... unlike in the field of product liability where class actions have dropped off{Kellam ..


Risk and the Consumer in Australian Financial Services Reform


by G PEARSON - - this, create a system that is neutral as between regulation of products and in ... at reducing those risks for individuals, for example product liability legislation. ... address given at Superannuation 2002: A National Conference for Lawyers, the ..


Misrepresentation and the Liability of Universities


by NA Katter - 2006 - to legal liability for innocent, fraudulent or negligent statements by academics or administrative .. damage awards, speculative actions by lawyers, and a changed perception of universities by .. A further by- product is that. 1 See eg Ogawa v ..


http://www. murdoch. edu. au/elaw/issues/v10n2/burke102. html _


by JJA Burke - [5] Even when lawyers customize contracts, they start with standard forms; .. of the product would be unenforceable as the product liability equivalent to a defect.


SILICA: TIME TO ACT


by P Briggs - thoroughly investigate the possible risks which their operations and products pose ... warns of a potentially greater risk of future liability which lawyers in the ..


Diagnostic factors in mandatory ADR referrals


by L Boulle - 2001 - defendant was not likely to accept liability; more than .. s Australian PRODUCT LIABILITY Reporter s Australian .. referral application was both a lawyer and ..


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Contribution Between Persons Liable for the Same .. Lawyer, vol 19 no 2, June 1999, pp27-30. (ID No 2755) .. Australian Product Liability Reporter, vol. 10 no 4 ..


May - July 2009 Booklet.indd


Product Liability Update. 24 June 2009. Building and Construction. 25 June 2009. Property Lawyers - Planning Certificates. 30 June 2009. *Drafting Easements ..


Japanese Law: An Overview by Masaki Abe, Professor of Law ..


intrigue comparative lawyers. ... lawyers, the internal discipline of the courts, and the administration of the ... product liability claims against manufacturers.


Annual Report


Guest Speakers: Brent Fisse, Brent Fisse Lawyers and Caron Beaton-Wells, ... response', (2008) 18 (9) Australian Product Liability Reporter, 122-127. Nottage ..


SCHOOL OF LAWs


advocacy skills for lawyers, Trial Advocacy 2002. This is a joint venture .. The School and its reputation are the product of all of the sorts of contributions to it that ..


Mediation in Israel


by S Zaidel - 2002 - - However, litigants and their attorneys have been far less .. attorney. This led to the widespread use of co-mediation for court cases, as .. PRODUCT LIABILITY s ..


Guiding principles for medication management in the community


Attorney-General's Department, Robert Garran Offices, National Circuit, Barton ACT ... standardised electronic health information products and services for health care ... APAC can not assume any liability for the content of Web sites listed ..


LLM THESIS


by CN Burgess - 2005 - Attorney-General v Sport Newspapers Ltd [1992] 1 All ER 503 ... liability arises if the relevant speech is uttered 'reasonably and in good faith' in the course of 'any .. denunciation may, as an incidental but not intended by-product, cause some ..


LEGAL PRACTICE MANAGEMENT COURSE PRESENTERS


language the fundamental ethical principles by which lawyers practice. ... Product Liability Law and Practice" and is about to be published in the forthcoming ..


Terrorism and Force Majeure in International Contracts


by E Eriksen - 2004 - - One of the main objectives for lawyers in today's society is to predict the changes that may occur ... liability than in the common law'14, and the question of fault will in these systems be addressed as a .. the product was meant for that use,. (3) ..


Past Conferences and Seminars - Ross Parsons Centre - The ..


The recent financial crisis poses difficult questions for lawyers, .. of what happened the product of perceptual bias - the failure to comprehend the risk .. case and in particular the neglected complexity of scope-of-liability rules.


Intoxication and Criminal Responsibility


Attorney-General's Reference No 1 of 1996 (Weiderman's case) __________26 ... 13 Tolmie J, 'Intoxication and Criminal Liability in New South Wales: A .. means that the physical act of the accused must be the conscious product of a freely ..


Lodge a complaint about an unsafe product : Department of Justice ..


In this case, you need to find a lawyer experienced in product liability law who can tell you whether it is worth pursuing the issue through the ..


Product recalls connected to CSR


Leading Australian product liability lawyer Dr Jocelyn Kellam believes that product recalls are connected to corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the context of ..


Doing business in the USA - For Australian exporters - Austrade ..


For more information, go to the Attorney General's Department on foreign bribery. .. Advice from lawyers and specialists in product liability is ..+


Apply for an electrical contractor licence - Department of Justice and ..


Search Justice and Attorney-General .. from your insurer that confirms you have a policy with broadform public and products liability with: ..


Australian product liability reporter | National Library of Australia


APA Citation. International Business Communications. & Consumer Law Association-National. 1989 Australian product liability reporter ..


Limited liability partnership forms : Department of Justice and ..


Unfair contract terms law · Handling complaints · Product safety .. To notify when a limited liability partnership stops trading or is dissolved. .. The State of Queensland (Department of Justice and Attorney-General) 2012.


Guide to income you must declare


.. sporting accidents, motor vehicle accidents, public liability or product liability. A lawyer can advise you whether or not you have a valid claim.


About limited liability partnerships : Department of Justice and ..


Unfair contract terms law · Handling complaints · Product safety .. A limited liability partnership is a business structure between two or more people .. They are investors, but their liability is limited to the amount they contribute to .. The State of Queensland (Department of Justice and Attorney-General) 2012.


Change details of a limited liability partnership : Department of ..


To notify us of a change in the registered details for a limited liability partnership: complete Partnership Act Form 3 - Change of details relating ..


Guide to income you must declare - Australian Taxation Office


If you're unsure whether your trust investment product is one of these types of .. sporting accidents, motor vehicle accidents, public liability or product liability. A lawyer can advise you whether or not you have a valid claim.


Limited liability partnership business structure : Department of ..


Unfair contract terms law · Handling complaints · Product safety .. A limited liability partnership is an unincorporated business structure between .. The State of Queensland (Department of Justice and Attorney-General) 2012.


Australian Consumer Law - Product Safety Guide


Attorney-General's Department. 3-5 National .. Bans on consumer goods or product-related services. 10. – What does a ban .. liable for loss or damage caused ..


Public liability insurance for incorporated associations : Department ..


Public liability insurance protects your incorporated association if a person is injured, or their property is damaged, due to an incident on the ..


Lawyers & Solicitors - Community - Government of South Australia


Andrew Rogers Business & Personal Lawyers View details .. planning and development, personal injury, workcover and product liability and family law.


STRUCTURED SETTLEMENTS


power of attorney), the defendant (who is the person or organisation you are seeking .. accidents, public liability and product liability). s The claim is not a ..


What is a cooperative? : Department of Justice and Attorney-General


.. as sugar, dairy produce, horticulture, housing, retailing and recycling. .. A member of a cooperative is not under any personal liability to the ..


Product recalls : Department of Justice and Attorney-General


Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. Manufacturers and suppliers tend to voluntarily initiate most product safety recalls ..


Setting up and running an incorporated association : Department of ..


Home | Justice and Attorney-General Home | Site map | Contact us | Help | .. Products and services · Consumer alerts · Product safety and recalls · Real .. from personal liability for the actions of the incorporated association, ..


Handling customer complaints : Department of Justice and Attorney..


Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. and address customer complaints about the business, or a product or service ..


Banned products : Department of Justice and Attorney-General


Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. Bans can be placed on consumer goods or product-related services if it is ..


Products with mandatory safety standards : Department of Justice ..


Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. Many products must comply with mandatory safety and information standards. .. Safety standards require that products meet requirements for performance, .. The State of Queensland (Department of Justice and Attorney-General) 2012.


Regulations for selling safe products : Department of Justice and ..


Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. Our role in product safety is to ensure consumer products are as safe as .. Our long term goal is to reduce the number of product-related injuries to Queenslanders. .. The State of Queensland (Department of Justice and Attorney-General) 2012.


Selling second-hand goods : Department of Justice and Attorney..


Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. For a list of these products, see products with mandatory standards.


NEW AUSTRALIAN COPYRIGHT LAWS FACT SHEET


There is no liability for the circumvention of TPMs which do not come within .. products are not able to restrict the use of generic after-market goods and .. to a review process, and the Attorney-General makes a decision to grant an exception.


Register a business name in Queensland : Department of Justice ..


Unfair contract terms law · Handling complaints · Product safety · Products .. About limited liability partnerships · Register a limited partnership .. The Department of Justice and Attorney-General has a list of JPs in your area.


List of Mediators | A.C.T Supreme Court


Legal Services Board of Victoria: Working Under the Act ..


Law practices and Australian-registered foreign lawyers that engage .. The insurance must cover civil liability of the law practice and each person .. product disclosure statement to the Board before 30 April each year, to seek ..


Adam Elliott Butt


Allens Arthur Robinson - Lawyer - 3 years - 2007- 2009 o Product liability, trade practices, general litigation, corporate and pro bono. - International Criminal ..


Inquiries | ALRC


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Proceeds of Crime Act 1987, Product liability, Protection of human genetic information .. On 8 February 2012, the Attorney-General announced a review into ..


Business name registration : Department of Justice and Attorney..


Unfair contract terms law · Handling complaints · Product safety · Products with .. Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships ..


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