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.

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.

 


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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
• Product liability claim at hair salon
• Product liability laws in Australia protect consumers
• International product liability law
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• Product liability in hospitals
• Lighter faulty product injury claims
• Boots recalls and product liability claims
• Solicitors for food poisoning compensation

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Product Liability Law & Lawyers Updates

Current Australian product recalls:

BIG W — Dymples Portacot

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Photo of Dymples Portacot

What are the defects?

Defects include:

  • top rail folding mechanism may fail and cause an entrapment hazard
  • openings in the mesh fabric walls are larger than allowable under the Australian Standard
  • frame may buckle and the cot may become unstable when subjected to a horizontal force
  • warning label is incorrectly located.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk of limb entrapment in the folding mechanism; a risk of finger entrapment in the mesh fabric and risk of injury if the cot tips over.

What should consumers do?

Customers should stop using the product immediately and return it to any BIG W store for a full refund.

For further information, contact Customer Service on 1300 244 999.

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Volkswagen Group Australia — MY18 Volkswagen Polo

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

This recall has been updated. Please see attached VIN list for extra vehicles added to the recall.

MY18 Volkswagen Polo

What are the defects?

On certain Polo vehicles of a limited production period, the welding on the towing eye in the vehicle tool kit may fail. When in use, the towing eye may tear as a result of forces exerted on it.

What are the hazards?

In the event that the towing eye is torn, the towrope may sling back and cause an injury.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Volkswagen dealership to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

For further information, consumers can contact their local Volkswagen Authorised Service Centre or contact Volkswagen Customer Care on 1800 607 822.

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BMW AG — BMW E83 X3

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW E83 X3
Drivers side front airbag - Sports steering wheel (SA0255)
Beta inflator only

What are the defects?

It’s possible that the originally installed Petri airbag was replaced by a Takata airbag during the service history of some vehicles.

As this type of Takata airbag inflator gets older, a combination of high temperature cycling 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?

Known owners will be contacted by BMW Australia Ltd or a BMW dealer. Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local BMW dealership or BMW head office directly via the website at https://www.bmw.com.au 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 at https://www.bmw.com.au/recall or contact BMW on 1800 243 675 or contact their preferred dealer.

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 — Mazda BT-50

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Image of lower itermediate stering shaft

Product description

Mazda BT-50 (UR)

What are the defects?

Potential quality issue with welding of the lower intermediate steering shaft.

What are the hazards?

If the welding of the lower intermediate steering shaft fails due to the inappropriate welding, this may cause sudden, unexpected loss of steering and may pose a hazard to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected owners. Owners of affected vehicles will be advised to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for an inspection of the lower intermediate steering shaft weld and, if required, a replacement lower intermediate steering shaft will be installed at no charge.

Owners who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Overseas Vehicle Sales — Cadillac Escalade 2007 - 2014

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

2007 - 2014 Cadillac Escalade

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 will be contacted by phone to confirm their address. Once confirmed, a letter will be sent advising of the recall. Owners should then contact American Vehicle Sales via the website at https://american.com.au/contact-american-vehicle-sales/ to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can contact American Vehicle Sales on 03 9765 1300.

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 — MY06 - MY12 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, ML-Class and SLK-Class Passenger Cars

Tue, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been updated. An expanded VIN list has been attached.

Number of affected vehicles for this recall has increased from 2850 to 8817.

Driver's airbag inflator - Beta

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. If you are involved in a collision, the airbag may go off with too much explosive force causing sharp metal fragments to shoot out and kill or seriously injure people in the vehicle.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Mercedes-Benz dealership 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), by emailing takata_au@daimler.com or contact their preferred dealer.

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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Kia Motors Australia —MY 2015-2019 YP Carnival

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The software that controls the power sliding door may not detect certain obstructions. As a result the power sliding door may not auto-reverse when an obstruction is in the door opening.

What are the hazards?

Contact between the power sliding door and a vehicle occupant may increase the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Kia dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Volvo Group Australia — Mack Granite, Mack Trident, Mack Titan and Mack Super-Liner trucks

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mack trucks

What are the defects?

In certain operating conditions vehicles equipped with a SPL250 driveshaft and specific Meritor rear axles may experience rear axle yoke failure potentially causing the driveshaft to disconnect.

What are the hazards?

If the rear axle yoke fails, the disconnected driveshaft may create a hazard for road users.

What should consumers do?

Volvo Group Australia has begun contacting all impacted owners by direct mail to arrange inspection of the rear axle and replacement if required.

If a customer has concerns about their vehicle, they should contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer, or call 07 3178 3500 or email vga.warranty@volvo.com for more information.

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TJM Products Pty Ltd — TJM Recovery Gear Snatch Strap 8,000KG 9M

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

8T Strap

Product description

TJM Recovery Gear Snatch Strap 8,000KG 9M

This product can also be found in the following products:-
867TJMREKIT1 – TJM Recovery Gear Snatch Strap Kit
867TJMREKIT2 – TJM Recovery Gear Large Recovery Kit

What are the defects?

Product Serial number is missing or illegible on the product label and is not compliant with the relevant mandatory safety standard.

What are the hazards?

Product is not traceable to a manufacturing date if there is a safety issue with the product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have purchased an 8,000KG Snatch Strap (867TJMS8000) or TJM Recovery Kits (867TJMREKIT1 & 867TJMREKIT2) and after inspection believe that the serial number is missing or illegible, must return the Snatch strap to any TJM store for a replacement or refund.
To find your nearest TJM store, visit www.tjm.com.au

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Blue Sky Foods Company t/as The Food Company — Garlic, Chilli & Thai Basil

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Garlic, chilli and thai basil

Product description

240g glass jar
Best Before 29 Sep 2019
Batch code 29919
APN/EAN 10736697160037

What are the defects?

The recall is due to potential microbial contamination.

What are the hazards?

Contaminated food products may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice. Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information consumers should contact:

The Food Company
Unit 2, 17-19 Unwins Bridge Road
Sydenham NSW 2044
PO Box 92
St Peters NSW 2044
Ph: 02 9519 7799 or 0425 844 104
http://www.thefoodcompany.com.au

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "E" Class Cabriolet

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

"E" Class Cabriolet

What are the defects?

In heavy rain the seals of the front doors may allow water to enter the door cavity.

What are the hazards?

If moisture enters the door control unit, the automatic reversing function of the power window assembly may be impaired and thus the risk of injury may be increased. Also, there is a danger of a short circuit and risk of fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their preferred Mercedes-Benz retailer for a free-of-charge repair.

Further information is available from Mercedes-Benz dealers. To find your nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au/?utm_source=bing&utm_medi...

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Everest and Ranger

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Certain Everest vehicles built from March 16, 2018 through April 6, 2018
Certain Ranger vehicles built from March 18, 2018 through April 11, 2018

What are the defects?

In certain affected vehicles, the intermediate steering shaft weld may not meet required specifications, which may cause the steering column to detach from the steering gear.

What are the hazards?

This condition could result in a loss of steering, increasing the risk of accident or injury.

What should consumers do?

Dealers will inspect the intermediate steering shaft weld and replace the shaft if the weld fails the inspection. Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their Ford authorised Dealership for inspection and rectification. For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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Intervet Australia Pty Ltd trading as MSD Animal Health — LED Keyring Torch

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Individual toy torch

Product description

LED alloy torch on keyring with laser-engraved logo. The torch comes in a variety of colours: purple, black, red, orange or green. The torch is packed in a thin, bubble wrap sleeve and plain white box. LED torch measurements are 8mm(w) x 24.4mm(l).

What are the defects?

The battery compartment on the torch is not adequately secured with a screw or mechanism, allowing possible access to the button batteries inside.

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 stop using the product immediately and safely dispose of it, or return the product to MSD Animal Health.

Send the product to: Attention: Customer Service, Building A, Level 1, 26 Talavera Road, Macquarie Park, NSW, 2113.

For further information, consumers can contact MSD Animal Health on 1800 033 461.

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Open Side Investments Pty Ltd t/as Ronda Food Products — French Style Duck Pate, Wild Mushroom and Cracked Pepper 150g

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Duck Liver pate

Product description

Duck liver pate
Clear plastic tub with a black plastic lid

Use By Date 24/07/18 and 26/07/18

Batch code B1 and B2

APN/EAN 9312192 070848

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (soy and dairy).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a soy or dairy allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the products are consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a soy or dairy allergy or intolerance should not consume these products and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information consumers should contact Open Side Investments Pty Ltd trading as Ronda Food Products on 07 3899 0477 or go to http://www.ronda.com.au

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DNZ International Trading Pty Ltd trading as Ximi Vogue — Various sunglasses

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

"KID TIGER" sunglasses
Barcode 6970574427456 and 6970574427463
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"KID KA" sunglasses
Barcode 6970574428354 and 6970574428330
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"KID SH" sunglasses
Barcode 6970574427494
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"YXSS UV FILTER" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837641626, 6939837641633, 6939837641640
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"MRZX SUPER STAR" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837641688, 6939837641695 and 6939837641701
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"JDFXY CLASSIC PILOT" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649264
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"SSJX WHITE FRAME PINK" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649202
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"CLMY CAT EYE" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649257
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"CLDKPG" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649288 and 6939837649295
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the 'Consumer Protection Notice No.13 of 2003 - Consumer product safety standard: Sunglasses and fashion spectacles.' The products do not have appropriate labelling identifying lens category, description or compliance information.

What are the hazards?

Consumers need to be informed through labelling what level of protection the sunglasses provide. The incorrect level of protection can result in vision impairment or exposure to very high levels of sunlight.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have purchased an affected product during the specified period should cease using the product immediately and return it to the Ximi Vogue store in the Gateway Shopping Centre in Palmerston, NT for a full refund.

For further information, consumers can contact the shop on 0474 888 099 during trading hours.

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Arrow Pharmaceuticals — Valpam 5

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Valpam packaging

Product description

Valpam 5
Diazepam 5mg, 50 tablets
Batch CP218
Expiry date Jan 2021

ARTG Number 80811

What are the defects?

One batch of Valpam 5 (batch CP218) may contain blister strips with a white Valpam 2mg tablet, instead of a yellow Valpam 5mg tablet.

What are the hazards?

Patients may not receive the correct dose.

What should consumers do?

If patients have Valpam 5 from batch number CP218, blister strips should be inspected prior to use, in order to ensure that all of the tablets in a given blister are light yellow in colour and marked with ‘DZ 5’ on one side. This marking will only be visible if the tablet happens to be loaded into the blister facing upwards, which is normal for all blistered tablets. In the event no anomalies are found, the product may continue to be used as normal and no further action is necessary. In the unlikely event a blister is found to contain a white‐to‐off white tablet amongst the other yellow tablets, these blisters are affected and should not be used. Consumers are advised to return any unopened affected blisters to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.

Further information is available from https://www.tga.gov.au/alert/valpam-5-diazepam-5-mg-tablets or from Arrow Pharma on 1800 941 148.

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Riot Art & Craft—Urban Crafter Block House Candle Kit

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +1100

Product description

Urban Crafter Block House Candle Kit is a decorative Do It Yourself craft kit containing wooden block houses, some paints and brushes.

Identifying features

Item Number: 160177 Supplier reference: UCX6 Barcode: 9325636214227

What are the defects?

If a candle is lit in the Wooden Block Houses, a fire may alight. The item therefore fails to comply with the requirements of the ban on combustible candle holders, Consumer Protection Notice No.12 of 2011.

What are the hazards?

Burns, serious injury or death can occur if candle holders catch alight and cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should return the item to any Riot Art & Craft store nationally for a full refund. No receipt is required. Consumers can call 0395557350 if they have any questions.

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Agent88 — Oli & Carol Dalmatian Teether

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +1100

DALMATION NO PACK.jpeg

Product description

Dalmatian bath/teething chew toy
100% natural rubber from Heavea trees
Made in Morocco
Brand Oli & Carol

What are the defects?

The Dalmatian shaped teethers are smaller than the permitted dimensions specified in Consumer Protection Notice No. 14 of 2003 — Consumer Product Safety Standard: Toys for children up to and including 36 months of age.

What are the hazards?

The product may get lodged in an infant/child's throat and pose a choking or suffocation hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease using the product and return to place of purchase for a refund or replacement with different product. For concerns or enquiries please email Mary at mary@agent88.com.au.

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eBay Trader livingspace888 — Baby Infant Swimming Pool Kids Neck Aid Trainer Float Tube Ring Inflatable Toy

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:00:00 +1000

product image

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with Consumer Protection Notice No. 3 of 2009 - Consumer Product Safety Standard: Swimming Aids and Flotation Aids for Water Familiarisation and Swimming Tuition for quality, labelling or user instruction requirements.

What are the hazards?

There is an increased risk of drowning if the product isn't used correctly or deflates during use.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by email and requested to return the product for a full refund. For further information consumers can contact the supplier on 0420 899083 or email haifeng0801@gmail.com

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Cotton On—Women’s Elly Skinny Jean

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Classic Skinny Leg Fit, 5 Pocket Jean

Identifying features

Style no 238485-06 P/O No. 145147

What are the defects?

The dye used during the manufacturing of this product may have contained hazardous azo-colourants.

What are the hazards?

Certain azo-colourants may release carcinogenic compounds. Expert authorities recommend that exposure to these dyes should be eliminated or minimised. Cotton On is recalling this product in the interests of customer safety.

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using the product and return it to any Cotton On store for a full refund of the purchase price. For further information call 1800 531 651 or contact us on customerenquiries@cottonon.com.au.

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LASER Corporation Holdings Pty Ltd — Portable DVD Player 240V Mains Power Adapter

Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

DVD player

Product description

Models DVD-PT-7B, DVD-PT-9B, DVD-PT-10B, DVD-PORT7-DUALB, DVD-PT9-DUALB

Batch codes between the number range 17585 to 18270 inclusive.

What are the defects?

The 240V mains power adapter housing may separate if dropped (the in-car charger is unaffected).

What are the hazards?

Live circuitry could be exposed, posing an electric shock hazard.

What should consumers do?

How to check your batch code: 1) Check the underside of your DVD Player. 2) Locate the Serial number panel (see supplied image). 3) The batch code is the first 5 numbers, after the letters. Affected batches are between the number range 17585 to 18270 inclusive.

Stop using affected 240V mains power adapter immediately. To receive a replacement adapter visit www.laserco.com.au/adapter or return the complete product to the place of purchase for a refund.

For assistance call LASER Support on (02) 9870 3388 from 9am-5pm (AEST).

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Daiso Industries (Australia) Pty Ltd and Origo & Co Pty Ltd trading as Daiso — Cosmetics and Toiletries

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Assorted cosmetics and toiletries. Dates available for sale:

Daiso Industries (Australia) Pty Ltd: 3 June 2013 – 19 April 2018
Origo & Co Pty Ltd: 29 July 2012 – 19 April 2018

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Information Standards) (Cosmetics) Regulations 1991 Statutory Rules 1991 No. 327.

The product labels did not correctly identify all ingredients.

What are the hazards?

Use of products may expose users to cosmetic ingredients that they are sensitive or allergic to.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who purchased an affected product during the specified period should cease using it immediately and return it to any Daiso store for a full refund or exchange.

Contact Daiso by phoning (03) 9516 4400 or (03) 9654 7528, via email at info@daisojapan.net.au or info@daisostore.com.au, or go to www.mydaiso.com.au/stores or www.daisostore.com.au

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Deere & Company / John Deere Limited — John Deere Model 120R Loaders

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

120R Loader

Product description

Green and yellow loader for compact utility tractors with “John Deere” and the model number located on the boom arms.

What are the defects?

Information about the proper ballast when the loader is attached to a John Deere model 2025R tractor is missing from the operator’s manual.

What are the hazards?

If improperly ballasted, the tractor can be unstable and create a risk of injury to the operator or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the recalled loaders until the operator's manual has been corrected.

All affected owners on record will be contacted to inform them of the situation and to advise them to contact their nearest John Deere dealer. For help locating a dealer consumers can go to https://dealerlocator.deere.com/servlet/country=AU

The affected 120R loader operator’s manuals will be updated by placing labels with the correct ballasting information over top of the existing charts with incomplete information.

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW F90 M5 Sedan

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW F90 M5 Sedan
CPA: 48330

What are the defects?

Faulty software may cause the fuel pump to stop working while the car is in motion.

What are the hazards?

This will cause the car to lose power, posing an accident risk.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by BMW Group Australia Ltd or a BMW dealer. Consumers may also contact an authorised BMW Service centre, or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1 800 813 299 to arrange inspection and repair. Consumers can also contact BMW Group Australia via the BMW Group Australia website: https://www.bmw.com.au

Consumers can check whether their vehicle has an outstanding Technical Action or an outstanding Safety recall by visiting the BMW Group Australia website https://www.bmw.com.au/en/topics/offers-and-services/recalls.html and entering either their vehicle's VIN or chassis number.

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Danish by Design Pty Ltd — Troll Lukas Cot

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Troll Lukas cot

Product description

Fixed sided cot

What are the defects?

Cots manufactured on 30 May 2017 do not comply with Consumer Protection Notice No. 6 of 2005 for labelling requirements. They do not have the appropriate warning labels affixed to the mattress base.

What are the hazards?

Injury risk to a child if an incorrectly sized mattress is used, or the base is not at the correct position.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who purchased a Troll Lukas Cot from Baby Bunting after August 2017 when the affected cots were available for sale, should contact Danish by Design on 03 9588 0999 or info@danishbydesign.com.au to receive a warning label sticker with instructions for the correct application of the sticker.

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Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd — Panasonic Toughbook Laptop

Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

laptop pictures

Product description

Panasonic Toughbook Laptop Models CF-AX Series, CF-C2 Series and CF-SX Series

What are the defects?

There is a software configuration issue with the battery pack discharge which causes the battery to potentially overheat.

What are the hazards?

If the battery pack overheats it may smoke, potentially leading to a fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should take the following steps:

Check the laptop battery pack to determine if there is any excessive heat.

Use the Battery Pack control utility in the laptop to configure the battery pack power usage by adjusting the charging control utility to “Eco Mode”. If the laptop does not have the Battery Pack charging control utility then go to the Panasonic website: http://toughbook-au.panasonic.com.au/battery-safety-notice-ax-c2-sx-series to receive more information.

Panasonic will release new battery charging configuration software on 12 June 2018 for the laptops. Consumers should register their details to receive the new software by either calling 1800 700 006 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm AEST) or visiting http://toughbook-au.panasonic.com.au/battery-safety-notice-ax-c2-sx-series for more information.

For further information contact Panasonic on the toll free number 1800 700 006 Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 5pm (AEST) or via email at toughbook-recall@au.panasonic.com or go to http://toughbook-au.panasonic.com.au/battery-safety-notice-ax-c2-sx-series

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FCA Australia Pty Ltd — MY 2016 - 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulietta

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

An incorrect software file in affected vehicles allows the vehicle operator to deactivate the passenger side airbag by selecting this in the menus of the instrument panel of the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

In an event where the passenger dash airbag would normally deploy and the vehicle operator had switched off or disabled the passenger frontal (dash) SRS airbag device, there could be an increased risk of injury to an occupant of the front passenger seat.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted when a software fix becomes available to remove this option. Owners will then be able to schedule an appointment with their nearest authorised Alfa Romeo dealer for rectification.

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Instinct Property Maintenance Pty Ltd — IBF400 Ethanol Burner

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Photograph

Product description

Stainless ethanol burner box
400mm long

What are the defects?

The product fails the warning labelling requirements of the Consumer Goods (Decorative Alcohol Fuelled Devices) Safety Standard 2017, that advises consumers of the dangers of filling an alcohol fuelled device when it is lit.

What are the hazards?

If the device is filled while lit, it can cause severe burns and possible death of the user or bystanders. Fire may also cause property damage

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease using product immediately and return to place of purchase for a replacement product.

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus NX200t, NX300h, RX200t, RX350 & RX450h (expanded recall)

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

Product description

Lexus NX200t, NX300h, RX200t, RX350 & RX450h

Recall was expanded 4 June 2018.

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles are equipped with an airbag system that uses pressure sensors and/or G sensors to detect impact to the vehicle. There is a possibility that the insulation layers of the Integrated Circuit (IC) chip within the airbag system could peel over time, creating an open circuit in the IC chip.

What are the hazards?

If this occurs, the airbag warning light will illuminate. Also, the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags may become deactivated.

Non-deployment of the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags could increase the risk of injury to the occupants in the event of a crash.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail on or about 14 February 2018 to provide details of this campaign. When parts are available, Lexus will again notify owners by mail to make an appointment with an authorised Lexus Dealer to inspect the airbag sensors and replace if necessary. The expected time of commencement for this action is the 2nd Quarter of 2018.

For further information, contact your nearest Lexus Dealer or the Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday.

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — specific Prius, Corolla Sedan, Fortuner & Hilux vehicles (expanded recall)

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Toyota Prius ZVW50
Toyota Corolla Sedan ZRE172
Toyota Fortuner GUN156
Toyota Hilux GGN120, GGN125, GUN122, GUN123, GUN125, GUN126, GUN136 & TGN121

Recall was expanded 4 June 2018 - amendments are shown in red text in the attached VIN table.

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles are equipped with an airbag system that uses pressure sensors and/or G sensors to detect impact to the vehicle. There is a possibility that the insulation layers of the Integrated Circuit (IC) chip within the airbag system could peel over time, creating an open circuit in the IC chip.

What are the hazards?

If this occurs, the airbag warning light will illuminate. Also, the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags may become deactivated.

Non-deployment of the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags could increase the risk of injury to the occupants in the event of a crash.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail on or about 14 February 2018 to provide details of this campaign. When parts are available, Toyota will again notify owners by mail to make an appointment with an authorised Toyota Dealer to inspect the airbag sensors and replace if necessary. The expected time of commencement for this action is the 2nd Quarter of 2018.

For further information, contact your nearest Toyota Dealer or the Toyota Recall Support Line on 1800 987 366 between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday (AEST).

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "C Class 204" and "R Class 251" Passenger Cars

Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "C Class 204" passenger cars
Model Years 2008-2009
Driver's side and passenger side airbags

Mercedes-Benz "R Class 251" passenger cars
Model Years 2009-2013
Driver's side airbags only

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 dealership 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.

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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Climate Technologies — PyroxVulcan Heritage Space Heater

Wed, 03 Jun 2009 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Flued Gas space heater manufactured and sold in Australia from 1 August 2007 to 28 May 2009.

Identifying features

4804BN 4804SB 4808SB, 4808BN serial number range between 00706981 to 00794271

What are the defects?

Incorrect burner assembly may cause unacceptable carbon monoxide emission levels.

What are the hazards?

Unacceptable carbon monoxide emission levels.

What should consumers do?

Contact Climate Technologies on 03 8795 2462 to organise a mutually agreed time to inspect the unit.

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IKEA Pty Limited — SLADDA bicycle

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

SLADDA bicycle

Product description

Adult's bicycle
Two sizes (28 inch and 26 inch)

What are the defects?

The drive belt may snap suddenly while in use.

What are the hazards?

If the drive belt on the bicycle snaps while in use, it may cause an injury through a fall.

What should consumers do?

Customers that have a SLADDA bicycle should stop using it and return it to any IKEA store for a full refund. Accessories specifically designed to fit with SLADDA will also be refunded.

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
  • Adelaide – 08 8154 4532
  • Perth – 08 9201 4532

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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. Owners can also contact BMW Group Australia at https://www.bmw.com.au or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299.

Owners of BMW vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.bmw.com.au/offers-and-services/service/bmw-recall. If their vehicle is affected by the Takata recall, owners should immediately arrange an urgent booking for an authorised BMW dealer to replace the airbag inflator free of charge.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz MY 2017 "GLC" Passenger Cars

Sun, 27 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The connector pins to the airbag control unit may have been manufactured incorrectly. This may cause a higher resistance of the wiring over time, potentially causing the passenger seat occupation classification system to be deactivated.

What are the hazards?

This may result in the deactivation of the passenger side frontal airbag. The restraint function for the front passenger seat occupant may also be reduced in an accident where the airbags are triggered, posing a greater risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Kia Motors Australia — Soul PS

Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Vehicles produced from 18th January 2014 to 30th September 2015

Recall extended 24 May 2018 to add a further 75 vehicles.

What are the defects?

There is a possibility that during the manufacturing process of the vehicle the adhesive used to secure the steering pinion gear to the steering gear assembly had insufficient strength.

What are the hazards?

The pinion gear may separate from the steering gear assembly causing loss of steering control and posing an accident hazard for the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact their preferred Kia dealer to schedule an appointment and have the steering rack inspected and rectified.

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Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Actros Trucks

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The propeller shaft on affected vehicles has a weld seam connecting the propeller shaft head with the universal joint to the propeller shaft, including a sliding piece. This weld seam could potentially crack.

What are the hazards?

If the weld seam fails, the propeller shaft will break, damaging or destroying parts of the vehicle. Component parts may separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should call 1300 323 722 to be connected to their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealership to make arrangements to have the propeller shaft replaced.

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Kuga and Escape

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Certain Kuga vehicles
Built on 29 July 2016

Certain Escape vehicles
Built from 1 August 2016 through 27 October 2016

Target number 181

What are the defects?

The airbag initiators within the driver knee airbag and/or side airbag modules may be defective.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an accident the side airbag(s) and/or knee airbag may not deploy, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Ford Dealership for inspection and rectification.

For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealership or Ford’s Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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Miss Maud — Assorted Bakery Products

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

1. "Flying Dutchman" (biscuits) 220g in clear plastic bag with red and gold decoration.

Unpackaged products:
2. Blueberry Muffin approx 150g
3. Date and Bran Muffin approx 170g
4. Chocolate Chip Muffin approx 155g
5. Apple Cinnamon Muffin approx 160g
6. Party Chocolate Chip Muffins approx 50g
7. Party Blueberry Muffins approx 50g
8. Party Date and Bran Muffins approx 50g
9. Savoury Bacon and Cheese Muffins approx 70g
10. Savoury Pumpkin Muffins approx 70g
11. Eclairs approx 150g
12. Party Eclairs approx 20g
13. Profiteroles approx 20g
14. Mazarins approx 90g
15. Apple Crumble Tarts approx 215g
16. Patisserie Tray approx 300g

Flying Dutchman Biscuits Best Before 06/09/2018 and 15/09/2018
Other products (unpackaged) all products purchased on or before 23/05/2018

What are the defects?

Presence of foreign matter (metal).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal may cause illness/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, please contact Miss Maud on 08 9427 7232 or 0431 250 224 or visit http://www.missmaud.com.au

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Focus and Kuga

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Certain Focus vehicles with a manual transmission
Built from 17 June 2015 through 16 June 16 2016

Certain Kuga vehicles with a manual transmission
Built from 16 December 2012 through 24 June 2016

Target number 1, 907

What are the defects?

The clutch assembly may overheat as a result of excessive clutch slip. This condition could cause the clutch pressure plate to crack and/or fracture, which could damage the transmission assembly, allowing transmission fluid to leak.

What are the hazards?

Leaking of transmission fluid in the presence of an ignition source can lead to an engine compartment fire.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Ford Dealership for inspection and rectification.

For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealership or Ford’s Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Courier, Econovan and Ranger

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Campaign Number 17S32

Ford Courier
Built from 2 February 2004 through 21 September 2006
Driver's airbag inflator - beta
20 037 vehicles

Ford Econovan
Built from 2 February 2004 through 31 October 2005
Driver's airbag inflator - beta
1 300 vehicles

Ford Ranger
Built from 8 September 2006 through 1 August 2011
Driver's and/or passenger's airbag inflator - beta
69 363 vehicles

Total target number = 90 700

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 Ford dealership or Ford head office directly via the website at https://www.ford.com.au/owners/contact-us/ to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also contact Ford on 13 FORD (13 36 73) or contact their preferred dealer.

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 — MY 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG "GTR", "GTC" and "GTS" Passenger Cars

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

It is possible that a seat belt may jam in the seat belt guide loop.

What are the hazards?

This could impair the restraint effect of the seat belt in a heavy braking situation.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd — Coles Mini Classics Vanilla Ice Cream

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Chocolate-coated ice cream on a wooden stick 360mL

Best Before 17/04/2020

Batch Code: APN/EAN 9300601389438 - Vanilla

Available for sale from 16 May 2018

What are the defects?

Potential presence of metal fragments.

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal may cause injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product and can return the product to any Coles supermarket for a full refund. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information consumers can contact Coles Customer Care on 1800 061 562.

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Suzuki Australia — Suzuki SX4

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The CVT controller may fail to control the oil pressure correctly.

What are the hazards?

This could cause the vehicle speed to be restricted and/or result in poor vehicle acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact their nearest Suzuki Australia dealership and arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

For help locating a dealer consumers can go to: http://www.suzuki.com.au/dealer-locator or call Suzuki Customer Care on 1800 777 088.

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Suzuki Australia — Suzuki Kizashi

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Suzuki Kizashi Motor Vehicle

What are the defects?

The CVT controller may fail to control the oil pressure correctly.

What are the hazards?

This could cause the vehicle speed to be restricted and/or result in poor vehicle acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail to have the CVT controller replaced by an authorised Suzuki Dealer.

Consumers can contact Suzuki Australia directly on 1800 777 088 or find an authorised Suzuki Dealer at http://www.suzuki.com.au/dealer-locator

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Suzuki Auto Co — Suzuki Kizashi

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Suzuki Kizashi Motor Vehicle

What are the defects?

The resistor mounted on the circuit board inside the CVT controller may develop a crack in the soldered portion, due to a manufacturing error.

What are the hazards?

The CVT controller may fail to control the CVT oil pressure properly, resulting in restricted vehicle speed and poor acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

To find their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer, consumers can go to http://suzukiqld.com.au/locate/ or call 1300 502 925.

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Suzuki Auto Co — Suzuki SX4

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Suzuki SX4 Motor Vehicle

What are the defects?

The resistor mounted on the circuit board inside the CVT controller may develop a crack in the soldered portion, due to a manufacturing error.

What are the hazards?

The CVT controller may fail to control the CVT oil pressure properly, resulting in restricted vehicle speed and poor acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

To find their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer, consumers can go to http://suzukiqld.com.au/locate/ or call 1300 502 925.

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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. It is critical that owners of cars with alpha airbags installed take immediate steps to have the airbags replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death involved in using cars with these airbags.

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/takata-airbag-recall

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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Volvo Group Australia — UD Trucks - Quon

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

Fastening torque for the spare tyre carrier bolts may be insufficient, due to improper assembly process.

What are the hazards?

The spare tyre may fall off the carrier, posing an accident hazard to other road users.

What should consumers do?

Volvo Group Australia has begun contacting all impacted owners by direct mail.

If an owner has concerns about their vehicle, they should contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer for more information or email vga.warranty@volvo.com

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi Q5 (FY)

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Audi Q5 (FY) vehicles manufactured in June and July 2017 fitted with the optional head-up display.

What are the defects?

A defective weld joint that connects the central tube for the dash panel to the chute that helps the airbag inflate correctly may cause the chute to be distorted.

What are the hazards?

This could damage the airbag during deployment, potentially reducing the airbag’s protective capabilities.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of a affected vehicles. Consumers should contact their nearest Audi Dealer to arrange for inspection and repair.

For any queries or concerns please contact the Audi Australia 24 hour toll free number: 1800 50 AUDI (2834).

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BIG W — Dymples Portacot

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Photo of Dymples Portacot

What are the defects?

Defects include:

  • top rail folding mechanism may fail and cause an entrapment hazard
  • openings in the mesh fabric walls are larger than allowable under the Australian Standard
  • frame may buckle and the cot may become unstable when subjected to a horizontal force
  • warning label is incorrectly located.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk of limb entrapment in the folding mechanism; a risk of finger entrapment in the mesh fabric and risk of injury if the cot tips over.

What should consumers do?

Customers should stop using the product immediately and return it to any BIG W store for a full refund.

For further information, contact Customer Service on 1300 244 999.

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Volkswagen Group Australia — MY18 Volkswagen Polo

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

This recall has been updated. Please see attached VIN list for extra vehicles added to the recall.

MY18 Volkswagen Polo

What are the defects?

On certain Polo vehicles of a limited production period, the welding on the towing eye in the vehicle tool kit may fail. When in use, the towing eye may tear as a result of forces exerted on it.

What are the hazards?

In the event that the towing eye is torn, the towrope may sling back and cause an injury.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Volkswagen dealership to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

For further information, consumers can contact their local Volkswagen Authorised Service Centre or contact Volkswagen Customer Care on 1800 607 822.

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BMW AG — BMW E83 X3

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW E83 X3
Drivers side front airbag - Sports steering wheel (SA0255)
Beta inflator only

What are the defects?

It’s possible that the originally installed Petri airbag was replaced by a Takata airbag during the service history of some vehicles.

As this type of Takata airbag inflator gets older, a combination of high temperature cycling 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?

Known owners will be contacted by BMW Australia Ltd or a BMW dealer. Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local BMW dealership or BMW head office directly via the website at https://www.bmw.com.au 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 at https://www.bmw.com.au/recall or contact BMW on 1800 243 675 or contact their preferred dealer.

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 — Mazda BT-50

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Image of lower itermediate stering shaft

Product description

Mazda BT-50 (UR)

What are the defects?

Potential quality issue with welding of the lower intermediate steering shaft.

What are the hazards?

If the welding of the lower intermediate steering shaft fails due to the inappropriate welding, this may cause sudden, unexpected loss of steering and may pose a hazard to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected owners. Owners of affected vehicles will be advised to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for an inspection of the lower intermediate steering shaft weld and, if required, a replacement lower intermediate steering shaft will be installed at no charge.

Owners who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Overseas Vehicle Sales — Cadillac Escalade 2007 - 2014

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

2007 - 2014 Cadillac Escalade

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 will be contacted by phone to confirm their address. Once confirmed, a letter will be sent advising of the recall. Owners should then contact American Vehicle Sales via the website at https://american.com.au/contact-american-vehicle-sales/ to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can contact American Vehicle Sales on 03 9765 1300.

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 — MY06 - MY12 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, ML-Class and SLK-Class Passenger Cars

Tue, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been updated. An expanded VIN list has been attached.

Number of affected vehicles for this recall has increased from 2850 to 8817.

Driver's airbag inflator - Beta

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. If you are involved in a collision, the airbag may go off with too much explosive force causing sharp metal fragments to shoot out and kill or seriously injure people in the vehicle.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Mercedes-Benz dealership 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), by emailing takata_au@daimler.com or contact their preferred dealer.

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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Kia Motors Australia —MY 2015-2019 YP Carnival

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The software that controls the power sliding door may not detect certain obstructions. As a result the power sliding door may not auto-reverse when an obstruction is in the door opening.

What are the hazards?

Contact between the power sliding door and a vehicle occupant may increase the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Kia dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Volvo Group Australia — Mack Granite, Mack Trident, Mack Titan and Mack Super-Liner trucks

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mack trucks

What are the defects?

In certain operating conditions vehicles equipped with a SPL250 driveshaft and specific Meritor rear axles may experience rear axle yoke failure potentially causing the driveshaft to disconnect.

What are the hazards?

If the rear axle yoke fails, the disconnected driveshaft may create a hazard for road users.

What should consumers do?

Volvo Group Australia has begun contacting all impacted owners by direct mail to arrange inspection of the rear axle and replacement if required.

If a customer has concerns about their vehicle, they should contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer, or call 07 3178 3500 or email vga.warranty@volvo.com for more information.

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TJM Products Pty Ltd — TJM Recovery Gear Snatch Strap 8,000KG 9M

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

8T Strap

Product description

TJM Recovery Gear Snatch Strap 8,000KG 9M

This product can also be found in the following products:-
867TJMREKIT1 – TJM Recovery Gear Snatch Strap Kit
867TJMREKIT2 – TJM Recovery Gear Large Recovery Kit

What are the defects?

Product Serial number is missing or illegible on the product label and is not compliant with the relevant mandatory safety standard.

What are the hazards?

Product is not traceable to a manufacturing date if there is a safety issue with the product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have purchased an 8,000KG Snatch Strap (867TJMS8000) or TJM Recovery Kits (867TJMREKIT1 & 867TJMREKIT2) and after inspection believe that the serial number is missing or illegible, must return the Snatch strap to any TJM store for a replacement or refund.
To find your nearest TJM store, visit www.tjm.com.au

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Blue Sky Foods Company t/as The Food Company — Garlic, Chilli & Thai Basil

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Garlic, chilli and thai basil

Product description

240g glass jar
Best Before 29 Sep 2019
Batch code 29919
APN/EAN 10736697160037

What are the defects?

The recall is due to potential microbial contamination.

What are the hazards?

Contaminated food products may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice. Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information consumers should contact:

The Food Company
Unit 2, 17-19 Unwins Bridge Road
Sydenham NSW 2044
PO Box 92
St Peters NSW 2044
Ph: 02 9519 7799 or 0425 844 104
http://www.thefoodcompany.com.au

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "E" Class Cabriolet

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

"E" Class Cabriolet

What are the defects?

In heavy rain the seals of the front doors may allow water to enter the door cavity.

What are the hazards?

If moisture enters the door control unit, the automatic reversing function of the power window assembly may be impaired and thus the risk of injury may be increased. Also, there is a danger of a short circuit and risk of fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their preferred Mercedes-Benz retailer for a free-of-charge repair.

Further information is available from Mercedes-Benz dealers. To find your nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au/?utm_source=bing&utm_medi...

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Everest and Ranger

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Certain Everest vehicles built from March 16, 2018 through April 6, 2018
Certain Ranger vehicles built from March 18, 2018 through April 11, 2018

What are the defects?

In certain affected vehicles, the intermediate steering shaft weld may not meet required specifications, which may cause the steering column to detach from the steering gear.

What are the hazards?

This condition could result in a loss of steering, increasing the risk of accident or injury.

What should consumers do?

Dealers will inspect the intermediate steering shaft weld and replace the shaft if the weld fails the inspection. Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their Ford authorised Dealership for inspection and rectification. For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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Intervet Australia Pty Ltd trading as MSD Animal Health — LED Keyring Torch

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Individual toy torch

Product description

LED alloy torch on keyring with laser-engraved logo. The torch comes in a variety of colours: purple, black, red, orange or green. The torch is packed in a thin, bubble wrap sleeve and plain white box. LED torch measurements are 8mm(w) x 24.4mm(l).

What are the defects?

The battery compartment on the torch is not adequately secured with a screw or mechanism, allowing possible access to the button batteries inside.

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 stop using the product immediately and safely dispose of it, or return the product to MSD Animal Health.

Send the product to: Attention: Customer Service, Building A, Level 1, 26 Talavera Road, Macquarie Park, NSW, 2113.

For further information, consumers can contact MSD Animal Health on 1800 033 461.

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Open Side Investments Pty Ltd t/as Ronda Food Products — French Style Duck Pate, Wild Mushroom and Cracked Pepper 150g

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Duck Liver pate

Product description

Duck liver pate
Clear plastic tub with a black plastic lid

Use By Date 24/07/18 and 26/07/18

Batch code B1 and B2

APN/EAN 9312192 070848

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (soy and dairy).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a soy or dairy allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the products are consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a soy or dairy allergy or intolerance should not consume these products and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information consumers should contact Open Side Investments Pty Ltd trading as Ronda Food Products on 07 3899 0477 or go to http://www.ronda.com.au

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DNZ International Trading Pty Ltd trading as Ximi Vogue — Various sunglasses

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

"KID TIGER" sunglasses
Barcode 6970574427456 and 6970574427463
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"KID KA" sunglasses
Barcode 6970574428354 and 6970574428330
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"KID SH" sunglasses
Barcode 6970574427494
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"YXSS UV FILTER" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837641626, 6939837641633, 6939837641640
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"MRZX SUPER STAR" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837641688, 6939837641695 and 6939837641701
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"JDFXY CLASSIC PILOT" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649264
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"SSJX WHITE FRAME PINK" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649202
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"CLMY CAT EYE" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649257
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

"CLDKPG" sunglasses
Barcode 6939837649288 and 6939837649295
Sold October 2017 to May 2018

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the 'Consumer Protection Notice No.13 of 2003 - Consumer product safety standard: Sunglasses and fashion spectacles.' The products do not have appropriate labelling identifying lens category, description or compliance information.

What are the hazards?

Consumers need to be informed through labelling what level of protection the sunglasses provide. The incorrect level of protection can result in vision impairment or exposure to very high levels of sunlight.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have purchased an affected product during the specified period should cease using the product immediately and return it to the Ximi Vogue store in the Gateway Shopping Centre in Palmerston, NT for a full refund.

For further information, consumers can contact the shop on 0474 888 099 during trading hours.

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Arrow Pharmaceuticals — Valpam 5

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Valpam packaging

Product description

Valpam 5
Diazepam 5mg, 50 tablets
Batch CP218
Expiry date Jan 2021

ARTG Number 80811

What are the defects?

One batch of Valpam 5 (batch CP218) may contain blister strips with a white Valpam 2mg tablet, instead of a yellow Valpam 5mg tablet.

What are the hazards?

Patients may not receive the correct dose.

What should consumers do?

If patients have Valpam 5 from batch number CP218, blister strips should be inspected prior to use, in order to ensure that all of the tablets in a given blister are light yellow in colour and marked with ‘DZ 5’ on one side. This marking will only be visible if the tablet happens to be loaded into the blister facing upwards, which is normal for all blistered tablets. In the event no anomalies are found, the product may continue to be used as normal and no further action is necessary. In the unlikely event a blister is found to contain a white‐to‐off white tablet amongst the other yellow tablets, these blisters are affected and should not be used. Consumers are advised to return any unopened affected blisters to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.

Further information is available from https://www.tga.gov.au/alert/valpam-5-diazepam-5-mg-tablets or from Arrow Pharma on 1800 941 148.

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Riot Art & Craft—Urban Crafter Block House Candle Kit

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +1100

Product description

Urban Crafter Block House Candle Kit is a decorative Do It Yourself craft kit containing wooden block houses, some paints and brushes.

Identifying features

Item Number: 160177 Supplier reference: UCX6 Barcode: 9325636214227

What are the defects?

If a candle is lit in the Wooden Block Houses, a fire may alight. The item therefore fails to comply with the requirements of the ban on combustible candle holders, Consumer Protection Notice No.12 of 2011.

What are the hazards?

Burns, serious injury or death can occur if candle holders catch alight and cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should return the item to any Riot Art & Craft store nationally for a full refund. No receipt is required. Consumers can call 0395557350 if they have any questions.

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Agent88 — Oli & Carol Dalmatian Teether

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +1100

DALMATION NO PACK.jpeg

Product description

Dalmatian bath/teething chew toy
100% natural rubber from Heavea trees
Made in Morocco
Brand Oli & Carol

What are the defects?

The Dalmatian shaped teethers are smaller than the permitted dimensions specified in Consumer Protection Notice No. 14 of 2003 — Consumer Product Safety Standard: Toys for children up to and including 36 months of age.

What are the hazards?

The product may get lodged in an infant/child's throat and pose a choking or suffocation hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease using the product and return to place of purchase for a refund or replacement with different product. For concerns or enquiries please email Mary at mary@agent88.com.au.

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eBay Trader livingspace888 — Baby Infant Swimming Pool Kids Neck Aid Trainer Float Tube Ring Inflatable Toy

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:00:00 +1000

product image

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with Consumer Protection Notice No. 3 of 2009 - Consumer Product Safety Standard: Swimming Aids and Flotation Aids for Water Familiarisation and Swimming Tuition for quality, labelling or user instruction requirements.

What are the hazards?

There is an increased risk of drowning if the product isn't used correctly or deflates during use.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by email and requested to return the product for a full refund. For further information consumers can contact the supplier on 0420 899083 or email haifeng0801@gmail.com

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Cotton On—Women’s Elly Skinny Jean

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Classic Skinny Leg Fit, 5 Pocket Jean

Identifying features

Style no 238485-06 P/O No. 145147

What are the defects?

The dye used during the manufacturing of this product may have contained hazardous azo-colourants.

What are the hazards?

Certain azo-colourants may release carcinogenic compounds. Expert authorities recommend that exposure to these dyes should be eliminated or minimised. Cotton On is recalling this product in the interests of customer safety.

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using the product and return it to any Cotton On store for a full refund of the purchase price. For further information call 1800 531 651 or contact us on customerenquiries@cottonon.com.au.

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LASER Corporation Holdings Pty Ltd — Portable DVD Player 240V Mains Power Adapter

Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

DVD player

Product description

Models DVD-PT-7B, DVD-PT-9B, DVD-PT-10B, DVD-PORT7-DUALB, DVD-PT9-DUALB

Batch codes between the number range 17585 to 18270 inclusive.

What are the defects?

The 240V mains power adapter housing may separate if dropped (the in-car charger is unaffected).

What are the hazards?

Live circuitry could be exposed, posing an electric shock hazard.

What should consumers do?

How to check your batch code: 1) Check the underside of your DVD Player. 2) Locate the Serial number panel (see supplied image). 3) The batch code is the first 5 numbers, after the letters. Affected batches are between the number range 17585 to 18270 inclusive.

Stop using affected 240V mains power adapter immediately. To receive a replacement adapter visit www.laserco.com.au/adapter or return the complete product to the place of purchase for a refund.

For assistance call LASER Support on (02) 9870 3388 from 9am-5pm (AEST).

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Daiso Industries (Australia) Pty Ltd and Origo & Co Pty Ltd trading as Daiso — Cosmetics and Toiletries

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Assorted cosmetics and toiletries. Dates available for sale:

Daiso Industries (Australia) Pty Ltd: 3 June 2013 – 19 April 2018
Origo & Co Pty Ltd: 29 July 2012 – 19 April 2018

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Information Standards) (Cosmetics) Regulations 1991 Statutory Rules 1991 No. 327.

The product labels did not correctly identify all ingredients.

What are the hazards?

Use of products may expose users to cosmetic ingredients that they are sensitive or allergic to.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who purchased an affected product during the specified period should cease using it immediately and return it to any Daiso store for a full refund or exchange.

Contact Daiso by phoning (03) 9516 4400 or (03) 9654 7528, via email at info@daisojapan.net.au or info@daisostore.com.au, or go to www.mydaiso.com.au/stores or www.daisostore.com.au

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Deere & Company / John Deere Limited — John Deere Model 120R Loaders

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

120R Loader

Product description

Green and yellow loader for compact utility tractors with “John Deere” and the model number located on the boom arms.

What are the defects?

Information about the proper ballast when the loader is attached to a John Deere model 2025R tractor is missing from the operator’s manual.

What are the hazards?

If improperly ballasted, the tractor can be unstable and create a risk of injury to the operator or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the recalled loaders until the operator's manual has been corrected.

All affected owners on record will be contacted to inform them of the situation and to advise them to contact their nearest John Deere dealer. For help locating a dealer consumers can go to https://dealerlocator.deere.com/servlet/country=AU

The affected 120R loader operator’s manuals will be updated by placing labels with the correct ballasting information over top of the existing charts with incomplete information.

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW F90 M5 Sedan

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW F90 M5 Sedan
CPA: 48330

What are the defects?

Faulty software may cause the fuel pump to stop working while the car is in motion.

What are the hazards?

This will cause the car to lose power, posing an accident risk.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by BMW Group Australia Ltd or a BMW dealer. Consumers may also contact an authorised BMW Service centre, or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1 800 813 299 to arrange inspection and repair. Consumers can also contact BMW Group Australia via the BMW Group Australia website: https://www.bmw.com.au

Consumers can check whether their vehicle has an outstanding Technical Action or an outstanding Safety recall by visiting the BMW Group Australia website https://www.bmw.com.au/en/topics/offers-and-services/recalls.html and entering either their vehicle's VIN or chassis number.

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Danish by Design Pty Ltd — Troll Lukas Cot

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Troll Lukas cot

Product description

Fixed sided cot

What are the defects?

Cots manufactured on 30 May 2017 do not comply with Consumer Protection Notice No. 6 of 2005 for labelling requirements. They do not have the appropriate warning labels affixed to the mattress base.

What are the hazards?

Injury risk to a child if an incorrectly sized mattress is used, or the base is not at the correct position.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who purchased a Troll Lukas Cot from Baby Bunting after August 2017 when the affected cots were available for sale, should contact Danish by Design on 03 9588 0999 or info@danishbydesign.com.au to receive a warning label sticker with instructions for the correct application of the sticker.

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Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd — Panasonic Toughbook Laptop

Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

laptop pictures

Product description

Panasonic Toughbook Laptop Models CF-AX Series, CF-C2 Series and CF-SX Series

What are the defects?

There is a software configuration issue with the battery pack discharge which causes the battery to potentially overheat.

What are the hazards?

If the battery pack overheats it may smoke, potentially leading to a fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should take the following steps:

Check the laptop battery pack to determine if there is any excessive heat.

Use the Battery Pack control utility in the laptop to configure the battery pack power usage by adjusting the charging control utility to “Eco Mode”. If the laptop does not have the Battery Pack charging control utility then go to the Panasonic website: http://toughbook-au.panasonic.com.au/battery-safety-notice-ax-c2-sx-series to receive more information.

Panasonic will release new battery charging configuration software on 12 June 2018 for the laptops. Consumers should register their details to receive the new software by either calling 1800 700 006 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm AEST) or visiting http://toughbook-au.panasonic.com.au/battery-safety-notice-ax-c2-sx-series for more information.

For further information contact Panasonic on the toll free number 1800 700 006 Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 5pm (AEST) or via email at toughbook-recall@au.panasonic.com or go to http://toughbook-au.panasonic.com.au/battery-safety-notice-ax-c2-sx-series

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FCA Australia Pty Ltd — MY 2016 - 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulietta

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

An incorrect software file in affected vehicles allows the vehicle operator to deactivate the passenger side airbag by selecting this in the menus of the instrument panel of the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

In an event where the passenger dash airbag would normally deploy and the vehicle operator had switched off or disabled the passenger frontal (dash) SRS airbag device, there could be an increased risk of injury to an occupant of the front passenger seat.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted when a software fix becomes available to remove this option. Owners will then be able to schedule an appointment with their nearest authorised Alfa Romeo dealer for rectification.

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Instinct Property Maintenance Pty Ltd — IBF400 Ethanol Burner

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Photograph

Product description

Stainless ethanol burner box
400mm long

What are the defects?

The product fails the warning labelling requirements of the Consumer Goods (Decorative Alcohol Fuelled Devices) Safety Standard 2017, that advises consumers of the dangers of filling an alcohol fuelled device when it is lit.

What are the hazards?

If the device is filled while lit, it can cause severe burns and possible death of the user or bystanders. Fire may also cause property damage

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease using product immediately and return to place of purchase for a replacement product.

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus NX200t, NX300h, RX200t, RX350 & RX450h (expanded recall)

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

Product description

Lexus NX200t, NX300h, RX200t, RX350 & RX450h

Recall was expanded 4 June 2018.

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles are equipped with an airbag system that uses pressure sensors and/or G sensors to detect impact to the vehicle. There is a possibility that the insulation layers of the Integrated Circuit (IC) chip within the airbag system could peel over time, creating an open circuit in the IC chip.

What are the hazards?

If this occurs, the airbag warning light will illuminate. Also, the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags may become deactivated.

Non-deployment of the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags could increase the risk of injury to the occupants in the event of a crash.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail on or about 14 February 2018 to provide details of this campaign. When parts are available, Lexus will again notify owners by mail to make an appointment with an authorised Lexus Dealer to inspect the airbag sensors and replace if necessary. The expected time of commencement for this action is the 2nd Quarter of 2018.

For further information, contact your nearest Lexus Dealer or the Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday.

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — specific Prius, Corolla Sedan, Fortuner & Hilux vehicles (expanded recall)

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Toyota Prius ZVW50
Toyota Corolla Sedan ZRE172
Toyota Fortuner GUN156
Toyota Hilux GGN120, GGN125, GUN122, GUN123, GUN125, GUN126, GUN136 & TGN121

Recall was expanded 4 June 2018 - amendments are shown in red text in the attached VIN table.

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles are equipped with an airbag system that uses pressure sensors and/or G sensors to detect impact to the vehicle. There is a possibility that the insulation layers of the Integrated Circuit (IC) chip within the airbag system could peel over time, creating an open circuit in the IC chip.

What are the hazards?

If this occurs, the airbag warning light will illuminate. Also, the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags may become deactivated.

Non-deployment of the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags could increase the risk of injury to the occupants in the event of a crash.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail on or about 14 February 2018 to provide details of this campaign. When parts are available, Toyota will again notify owners by mail to make an appointment with an authorised Toyota Dealer to inspect the airbag sensors and replace if necessary. The expected time of commencement for this action is the 2nd Quarter of 2018.

For further information, contact your nearest Toyota Dealer or the Toyota Recall Support Line on 1800 987 366 between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday (AEST).

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "C Class 204" and "R Class 251" Passenger Cars

Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "C Class 204" passenger cars
Model Years 2008-2009
Driver's side and passenger side airbags

Mercedes-Benz "R Class 251" passenger cars
Model Years 2009-2013
Driver's side airbags only

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 dealership 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.

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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Climate Technologies — PyroxVulcan Heritage Space Heater

Wed, 03 Jun 2009 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Flued Gas space heater manufactured and sold in Australia from 1 August 2007 to 28 May 2009.

Identifying features

4804BN 4804SB 4808SB, 4808BN serial number range between 00706981 to 00794271

What are the defects?

Incorrect burner assembly may cause unacceptable carbon monoxide emission levels.

What are the hazards?

Unacceptable carbon monoxide emission levels.

What should consumers do?

Contact Climate Technologies on 03 8795 2462 to organise a mutually agreed time to inspect the unit.

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IKEA Pty Limited — SLADDA bicycle

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +1000

SLADDA bicycle

Product description

Adult's bicycle
Two sizes (28 inch and 26 inch)

What are the defects?

The drive belt may snap suddenly while in use.

What are the hazards?

If the drive belt on the bicycle snaps while in use, it may cause an injury through a fall.

What should consumers do?

Customers that have a SLADDA bicycle should stop using it and return it to any IKEA store for a full refund. Accessories specifically designed to fit with SLADDA will also be refunded.

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
  • Adelaide – 08 8154 4532
  • Perth – 08 9201 4532

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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. Owners can also contact BMW Group Australia at https://www.bmw.com.au or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299.

Owners of BMW vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.bmw.com.au/offers-and-services/service/bmw-recall. If their vehicle is affected by the Takata recall, owners should immediately arrange an urgent booking for an authorised BMW dealer to replace the airbag inflator free of charge.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz MY 2017 "GLC" Passenger Cars

Sun, 27 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The connector pins to the airbag control unit may have been manufactured incorrectly. This may cause a higher resistance of the wiring over time, potentially causing the passenger seat occupation classification system to be deactivated.

What are the hazards?

This may result in the deactivation of the passenger side frontal airbag. The restraint function for the front passenger seat occupant may also be reduced in an accident where the airbags are triggered, posing a greater risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Kia Motors Australia — Soul PS

Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Vehicles produced from 18th January 2014 to 30th September 2015

Recall extended 24 May 2018 to add a further 75 vehicles.

What are the defects?

There is a possibility that during the manufacturing process of the vehicle the adhesive used to secure the steering pinion gear to the steering gear assembly had insufficient strength.

What are the hazards?

The pinion gear may separate from the steering gear assembly causing loss of steering control and posing an accident hazard for the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact their preferred Kia dealer to schedule an appointment and have the steering rack inspected and rectified.

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Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Actros Trucks

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The propeller shaft on affected vehicles has a weld seam connecting the propeller shaft head with the universal joint to the propeller shaft, including a sliding piece. This weld seam could potentially crack.

What are the hazards?

If the weld seam fails, the propeller shaft will break, damaging or destroying parts of the vehicle. Component parts may separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should call 1300 323 722 to be connected to their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealership to make arrangements to have the propeller shaft replaced.

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Kuga and Escape

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Certain Kuga vehicles
Built on 29 July 2016

Certain Escape vehicles
Built from 1 August 2016 through 27 October 2016

Target number 181

What are the defects?

The airbag initiators within the driver knee airbag and/or side airbag modules may be defective.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an accident the side airbag(s) and/or knee airbag may not deploy, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Ford Dealership for inspection and rectification.

For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealership or Ford’s Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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Miss Maud — Assorted Bakery Products

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

1. "Flying Dutchman" (biscuits) 220g in clear plastic bag with red and gold decoration.

Unpackaged products:
2. Blueberry Muffin approx 150g
3. Date and Bran Muffin approx 170g
4. Chocolate Chip Muffin approx 155g
5. Apple Cinnamon Muffin approx 160g
6. Party Chocolate Chip Muffins approx 50g
7. Party Blueberry Muffins approx 50g
8. Party Date and Bran Muffins approx 50g
9. Savoury Bacon and Cheese Muffins approx 70g
10. Savoury Pumpkin Muffins approx 70g
11. Eclairs approx 150g
12. Party Eclairs approx 20g
13. Profiteroles approx 20g
14. Mazarins approx 90g
15. Apple Crumble Tarts approx 215g
16. Patisserie Tray approx 300g

Flying Dutchman Biscuits Best Before 06/09/2018 and 15/09/2018
Other products (unpackaged) all products purchased on or before 23/05/2018

What are the defects?

Presence of foreign matter (metal).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal may cause illness/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, please contact Miss Maud on 08 9427 7232 or 0431 250 224 or visit http://www.missmaud.com.au

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Focus and Kuga

Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Certain Focus vehicles with a manual transmission
Built from 17 June 2015 through 16 June 16 2016

Certain Kuga vehicles with a manual transmission
Built from 16 December 2012 through 24 June 2016

Target number 1, 907

What are the defects?

The clutch assembly may overheat as a result of excessive clutch slip. This condition could cause the clutch pressure plate to crack and/or fracture, which could damage the transmission assembly, allowing transmission fluid to leak.

What are the hazards?

Leaking of transmission fluid in the presence of an ignition source can lead to an engine compartment fire.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Ford Dealership for inspection and rectification.

For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealership or Ford’s Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Courier, Econovan and Ranger

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Campaign Number 17S32

Ford Courier
Built from 2 February 2004 through 21 September 2006
Driver's airbag inflator - beta
20 037 vehicles

Ford Econovan
Built from 2 February 2004 through 31 October 2005
Driver's airbag inflator - beta
1 300 vehicles

Ford Ranger
Built from 8 September 2006 through 1 August 2011
Driver's and/or passenger's airbag inflator - beta
69 363 vehicles

Total target number = 90 700

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 Ford dealership or Ford head office directly via the website at https://www.ford.com.au/owners/contact-us/ to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also contact Ford on 13 FORD (13 36 73) or contact their preferred dealer.

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 — MY 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG "GTR", "GTC" and "GTS" Passenger Cars

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

It is possible that a seat belt may jam in the seat belt guide loop.

What are the hazards?

This could impair the restraint effect of the seat belt in a heavy braking situation.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd — Coles Mini Classics Vanilla Ice Cream

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Chocolate-coated ice cream on a wooden stick 360mL

Best Before 17/04/2020

Batch Code: APN/EAN 9300601389438 - Vanilla

Available for sale from 16 May 2018

What are the defects?

Potential presence of metal fragments.

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal may cause injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product and can return the product to any Coles supermarket for a full refund. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information consumers can contact Coles Customer Care on 1800 061 562.

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Suzuki Australia — Suzuki SX4

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

The CVT controller may fail to control the oil pressure correctly.

What are the hazards?

This could cause the vehicle speed to be restricted and/or result in poor vehicle acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact their nearest Suzuki Australia dealership and arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

For help locating a dealer consumers can go to: http://www.suzuki.com.au/dealer-locator or call Suzuki Customer Care on 1800 777 088.

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Suzuki Australia — Suzuki Kizashi

Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Suzuki Kizashi Motor Vehicle

What are the defects?

The CVT controller may fail to control the oil pressure correctly.

What are the hazards?

This could cause the vehicle speed to be restricted and/or result in poor vehicle acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail to have the CVT controller replaced by an authorised Suzuki Dealer.

Consumers can contact Suzuki Australia directly on 1800 777 088 or find an authorised Suzuki Dealer at http://www.suzuki.com.au/dealer-locator

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Suzuki Auto Co — Suzuki Kizashi

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Suzuki Kizashi Motor Vehicle

What are the defects?

The resistor mounted on the circuit board inside the CVT controller may develop a crack in the soldered portion, due to a manufacturing error.

What are the hazards?

The CVT controller may fail to control the CVT oil pressure properly, resulting in restricted vehicle speed and poor acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

To find their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer, consumers can go to http://suzukiqld.com.au/locate/ or call 1300 502 925.

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Suzuki Auto Co — Suzuki SX4

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Suzuki SX4 Motor Vehicle

What are the defects?

The resistor mounted on the circuit board inside the CVT controller may develop a crack in the soldered portion, due to a manufacturing error.

What are the hazards?

The CVT controller may fail to control the CVT oil pressure properly, resulting in restricted vehicle speed and poor acceleration.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Affected owners should contact their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

To find their nearest authorised Suzuki dealer, consumers can go to http://suzukiqld.com.au/locate/ or call 1300 502 925.

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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. It is critical that owners of cars with alpha airbags installed take immediate steps to have the airbags replaced because of the significant risk of injury or death involved in using cars with these airbags.

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/takata-airbag-recall

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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Volvo Group Australia — UD Trucks - Quon

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

What are the defects?

Fastening torque for the spare tyre carrier bolts may be insufficient, due to improper assembly process.

What are the hazards?

The spare tyre may fall off the carrier, posing an accident hazard to other road users.

What should consumers do?

Volvo Group Australia has begun contacting all impacted owners by direct mail.

If an owner has concerns about their vehicle, they should contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer for more information or email vga.warranty@volvo.com

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi Q5 (FY)

Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Audi Q5 (FY) vehicles manufactured in June and July 2017 fitted with the optional head-up display.

What are the defects?

A defective weld joint that connects the central tube for the dash panel to the chute that helps the airbag inflate correctly may cause the chute to be distorted.

What are the hazards?

This could damage the airbag during deployment, potentially reducing the airbag’s protective capabilities.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of a affected vehicles. Consumers should contact their nearest Audi Dealer to arrange for inspection and repair.

For any queries or concerns please contact the Audi Australia 24 hour toll free number: 1800 50 AUDI (2834).

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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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Product Liability and Private International Law: Jurisdiction in ..


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RISING LEGAL COSTS


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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


15+ items – Professor Megan Richardson. Overview | Publications ..








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 ..


Deed Name Search - LPI Online Shop


Deed name, deed number, power of attorney, old system deeds, name change. .. (a), using the products other than for your own business purposes; or .. cannot by law be excluded, LPI is liable to you for breach of a non-excludable term.


Register a limited partnership : Department of Justice and Attorney..


A limited liability partnership exists between two or more people, where at least one .. Register an unincorporated limited liability partnership ..


Final Report | ALRC


Product Liability

(ALRC Report 51) - Published on 15 August 1989. Final Report .. Enduring Powers of Attorney (ALRC Report 47) - Published on 6 April 1989.


Lay-by regulations for businesses : Department of Justice and ..


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Decision making by retirement village residents : Department of ..


Unfair contract terms law · Handling complaints · Product safety .. Boarding houses and hostels · Limited liability partnerships .. themselves; through a person they appoint by power of attorney; through another person they ..


Buying a Franchise


Business Contracts · Dispute Resolution · Hiring a Lawyer .. Product franchise – this is where the franchisee sells the franchisor's product from a .. they may be relevant in calculating any capital gains tax liability if you sell the business ..


Project No 65 – Part II


According to Holder (at 405): "In recent years, malpractice and product liability attorneys have become extremely interested in the results of epidemiological and ..


Getting a refund : Department of Justice and Attorney-General


In some instances, part of the purchase of a business is that the new owner will take on liability for repair of faulty products. You do have the ..


The Essential Handbook - business.gov.au


of liability insurance including public or product liability and professional indemnity. .. If necessary, you can pay a lawyer to write the letter on your business' ..


Bans on consumer goods or product-related services


Rich Text Format - When consumer goods or product-related services 19. may have caused death, serious injury or illness. Product liability 21. Glossary and abbreviations 23 ..


STRUCTURED SETTLEMENTS


This fact sheet has been produced to provide information to lawyers about changes to .. accidents, sporting accidents, product liability, public liability or medical ..


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