Product Liability Law & Lawyers

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

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

Product Liability Claims

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

1. Manufacturing

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

2. Design

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

3. Warnings

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

4. Failure to recall/announce warnings

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

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

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

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

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

Product Liability Compensation

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

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

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

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

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

Defective Design :-

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

Defective Manufacture :-

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

Defective Warnings :-

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

Negligent Surveillance :-

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

Some product liability areas and issues include:

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

Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Maserati Levante (M161) MY17 (Diesel) motor vehicles

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Maserati Levante (M161) MY17 (Diesel) motor vehicles

What are the defects?

The short rubber hose section of the intercooler pipe may not be in conformance and could break during the normal use of the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

Vehicles could suffer a loss of performance and the "Check Engine Light" would be displayed.

What should consumers do?

Maserati will contact all known owners of affected vehicles. Owners should contact their nearest Maserati dealer and arrange for an inspection of their vehicle and for any necessary work to be carried out.

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Suncool Furniture Pty Ltd t/as E Cheap Furniture — Sweet Heart Wooden "3 in 1" Convertible Baby Cot Toddler Bed

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Sweet Heart Wooden Cot

Code: B0221

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cot fails various design, performance, informative labelling and marking requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the cot and contact Echeapfurniture.com by calling 0430 878 888 or by emailing goecheap@gmail.com to arrange for a refund and for the faulty cot to be collected.

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Rinnai Australia Pty Ltd — Rinnai Symmetry Inbuilt Gas Log Effect Space Heater

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Inbuilt gas log effect space heater

Models RDV3610ETR and RDV3611ETR

Made from 2010 onwards

What are the defects?

A combination of rare operational circumstances may cause delayed ignition due to low gas pressure.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the mesh-guard to separate from the front of the heater or the glass front to break, posing a risk of injury to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not operate the heater until the service is performed.

Consumers should contact Rinnai at www.symmetryservice.com.au or call toll free on 1800 043 214 to make an appointment for an authorised service technician to provide a free in-home service to the appliance.

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Ace of Hearts — LED Fidget Spinner

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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What are the defects?

The toy does not have a secured battery compartment.

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 return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund. For further information, consumers should contact Ace of Hearts by emailing sales@aohwa.com.au.

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

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

SKU - Baby Crib
PI number - MAC18042014516

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cot fails various design, construction, performance and labelling requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the cot and contact Always Direct by emailing customerservice@alwaysdirect.com.au to arrange a refund.

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Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd — Panasonic Tablet FZ-G1 (Mk1 to Mk3) and Battery Pack

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Panasonic FZ-G1 tablet computer with a rechargeable battery pack. This product can be charged from AC or DC power sources.

Tablet serial numbers: FZ-G1Axxxx, FZ-G1Cxxxx, FZ-G1Fxxxx, Fz-G1Lxxxx, FZ-G1Mxxxx, FZ-G1Nxxxx

Battery Pack serial number: FZ-VZSU84U

What are the defects?

The Tablet battery pack may overheat as the cells contain contaminated materials.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk that the Tablet battery pack may overheat and cause smoke or may ignite posing the risk of a fire hazard to the FZ-G1 Tablet.

What should consumers do?

Firstly, consumers should remove the battery pack and use with the unit plugged into a power source. If using the tablet in the field, consumers should go to www.panasonic.com.au/fzg1productissue to download a BIOS utility upgrade from Panasonic that will allow a safer use of the battery pack. 

Panasonic will be in contact with customers directly and via its website with the final actions and next steps which will be to replace the battery pack or other components.

For further information consumers can contact Panasonic on 1800 700 006 (Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm AEST), by emailing panasonicrecall@salmat.com.au or go to www.panasonic.com.au

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HQVA Pty Ltd — Husqvarna Motorcycles (Models - TR 650 Terra and TR 650 Strada) 2013/2014

Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Models - TR 650 Terra and TR 650 Strada for Model Years 2013 and 2014

What are the defects?

Potential occasional stalling in the engines of TR 650 Terra and TR 650 Strada model vehicles.

What are the hazards?

If the engine stalls, this could lead to dangerous riding conditions and pose a safety hazard to the rider and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be sent a letter to advise them of the recall. Owners should contact an authorised Husqvarna Motorcycles dealer to arrange a booking as the ECU of the vehicle has to be remapped at an external supplier's facility.

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CP Merchandising Co Ltd — CP Authentic Asia Prawn Wonton Ramen with Green Choy Sum

Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Photograph of product packaging for CP Authentic Asia Prawn Wonton Ramen with Green Choy Sum

Product description

CP Authentic Asia Prawn Wonton with Green Choy Sum
305g cardboard box
Batch code 6003002

What are the defects?

Presence of foreign matter (plastic).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing hard plastic may cause illness/injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

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

For further information, phone CP Merchandising Co Ltd on 03 8602 9199.

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Tesla Motors Australia Pty Ltd — Tesla Model S & Tesla Model X

Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Select MY 2016 Tesla Model S and Model X Electric Vehicles

Production period: 22 February 22 2016 to 7 October 2016

Campaign Number SB-17-33-002

What are the defects?

Electric parking brakes on some Model S and Model X vehicles built between February and October 2016 may contain a faulty gear that can prevent the parking brake from releasing. The regular braking system of the vehicles is not affected.

What are the hazards?

If the parking brake cannot be released, the vehicle could be a hazard to car occupants or other road users. Should the gear fracture prior to full parking brake engagement, the affected parking brake caliper may have less than the intended holding force.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted directly by letter, email or telephone and provided with instructions on how to have the parking brakes replaced.

Consumers may continue to use their vehicle normally until it has been repaired.

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Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd — GA & GB i-MiEV

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

GA & GB i-MiEV built from 2010 to 2012
Campaign No. 010126

What are the defects?

The passenger front airbag inflator may release metallic fragments from the inflator container when the airbag deploys in an accident.

What are the hazards?

This may cause an injury to the vehicle occupants.

What should consumers do?

When parts become available, Mitsubishi Motors Australia will contact all known owners by mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred dealer to have the vehicle rectified.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 131 211 or go to https://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-servic....

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Lotus & Ming Pty Ltd — Baby Whiting

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Frozen baby whiting fillets with a salt and pepper crumb coating.

250g silver foil flexible pouch with a cardboard label.

APN/EAN: 93 283666 002157

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have an egg or milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg or milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
 
For further information consumers can call 02 8068 8330 or go to www.lotusandming.com.

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW X1 F48 Wagon

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW X1 F48 Wagon
CPA: 47525

What are the defects?

During production of the dashboard panel the process of milling the “weak points or deployment points” in the passenger side of the panel has not been carried out.

These points are used as a break point of the dashboard panel if the passenger airbag is triggered.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the passenger side airbag to not deploy correctly in an accident, posing a higher risk of injury to the front passenger.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact an authorised BMW service centre, go to http://www.bmw.com.au or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299 to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Peugeot Automobiles Australia — Peugeot P508 Sedan & Wagon

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Recall HPS - P508 sedan and wagon.

What are the defects?

The internal component of a non-compliant electrical relay might disrupt the starter control, damaging the relay by overheating.

What are the hazards?

If the product relay overheats it may cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail, advising them to arrange an appointment with an authorised Peugeot dealer to have the starter control relay checked and if necessary, replaced at no cost.

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braaap Motorcycles — braaap ST-250

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

On-road motorcycle

What are the defects?

The front fender bracket may fail causing the front fender to become loose.

What are the hazards?

If the front fender bracket fails it may cause the front fender to become loose, posing an accident hazard or injury to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact the place of purchase to organise an appointment to have this component replaced free of charge.

For further information consumers can call Floyd Croucher on 0439 434 525, Andrea Smith on 0417 381 552 or email sales@braaap.com.au.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Passenger Vehicles

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mercedes-Benz passenger vehicles

Number of vehicles affected: 11

What are the defects?

Vehicles repaired or serviced between 3 December and 5 December 2016 may have had incorrect software uploaded. The upload may affect various control units and affect numerous systems, including vehicle emissions and airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

If the airbag deployment is affected, there can be increased risk of injury to vehicle occupants during an accident.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealership to make an appointment for the software to be upgraded.

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi Q5 (8R)

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Audi Q5 models with a panorama sunroof manufactured from May 2010 to August 2016

Campaign Code 69P1

What are the defects?

On affected vehicles, if the water drain in the area of the panoramic sunroof is not functioning properly, water can seep into the vehicle’s headliner.

What are the hazards?

If enough moisture accumulates, the foam adjacent to the gas generator of the curtain airbag can become wet. This can cause corrosion on the gas generator, which could cause the pressure cylinder of the curtain airbag to burst.

What should consumers do?

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

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

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi A3 (8P)

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Audi A3 (8P) vehicles from model year 2009, manufactured from May 2008 to May 2009

Campaign Code 45F5

What are the defects?

A fault in an earth connection on the ESC control unit may occur due to excessive thermo-mechanical strain on components in the control unit.

What are the hazards?

This can limit the ability of the ABS/ESC system to stabilise the vehicle in critical handling situations, such as oversteer, understeer or hard braking.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of affected vehicles. Owners should contact their nearest Audi dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle. Until the new software has been installed, owners should keep the vehicle well within its handling limits by adjusting the vehicle speed in advance to suit the visibility, weather, road and traffic conditions.

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

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Danedjo Pty Ltd trading as The Outdoor Connection — GS.12 Standard 2 Burner Stove, GS.14 Premier 2 Burner Stove, GS.15 Premier 3 Burner Stove

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Gas stove photo

Product description

Portable LPG camping stoves

What are the defects?

Some of the stoves may have a fracture in the manifold copper pipe which would leak gas when a gas cylinder is connected and the gas is turned on at the cylinder.

What are the hazards?

The leaking gas could ignite and potentially cause injury and property damage.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using their stove immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a replacement product. In some circumstances, the stove may be tested on site and returned to you if found to be safe.

For further information, contact the store where the stove was purchased, or The Outdoor Connection by phoning 07 3715 8400 or emailing contacts@outdoorconnection.com.au

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NF Importers — Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro

Recall 17-002 Rear Shock Absorber

What are the defects?

An intensive off-road use of the motorcycle could result in a breakage of the lower eyelet of the rear shock absorber, causing the rear shock to become loose from its mounting point.

What are the hazards?

This will compromise the handling ability of the motorcycle, posing a risk of injury to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest authorised Ducati dealer or service agent to arrange for the replacement of the non-conforming rear shock absorber with a more robust absorber.

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Michael Sklovsky Pty Ltd — Assorted Ishka Sunglasses

Tue, 09 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Ishka sunglasses - 21 assorted styles of steel and plastic framed sunglasses with a variety of lens colours and shapes.

What are the defects?

The sunglasses do not contain the appropriate markings and labelling identifying the lens or category rating as required by the mandatory standard.

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 should stop using the sunglasses and return them to any Ishka outlet for a full refund or replacement pair.

For further information consumers can visit Ishka retail stores Monday to Friday between 10am and 5pm, telephone Ishka on (03) 9418 9339, email online@ishka.com.au or go to www.ishka.com.au.

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All 4 Bubs — Lunar Oval Cot

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Lunar Oval Cot

Product description

Oval shaped timber cot.
Supplied as flat pack to be assembled by customer.

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cot fails various design, construction, performance and labelling requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should discontinue using the product and contact All 4 Bubs for a full refund: sales@all4bubs.com.au

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Emall Pty Ltd — Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Bed & Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed

Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Bed Pine Wood Adjustable Height - Model EM0068-01

Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed Pine Wood Adjustable Height (White) - Model EM0069-01

Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed Pine Wood Adjustable Height - Model EM0067-01

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cots fail various design, construction, performance and labelling requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the cots and contact Emall Pty Ltd by calling 0411 383 997 or by emailing 920514194@qq.com to arrange for a refund and for the faulty cot to be collected.

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Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited—Tribeca MY 2007-2009, Liberty MY 2004-2009 and Outback MY 2004-2009

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been extended. Updated VIN lists are attached.

Subaru Tribeca MY 2007-2013 (Campaign number SI0351)
Subaru Liberty MY 2004-2009 (Campaign number SI0350)
Subaru Outback MY 2004-2009 (Campaign number SI0350)

What are the defects?

The passenger’s front airbag inflator propellant wafers may have an increased potential for moisture intrusion over time. Moisture intrusion could potentially make the inflator assembly more susceptible to rupture during airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments during deployment that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by mail as soon as parts are available. The letters will instruct owners to present their vehicle to their preferred Subaru dealership for replacement of the front passenger airbag at no cost.

Owners can phone Subaru on 1300 550 994 to check if their vehicle is affected.

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Yale Prima Pty Ltd — Moretti 11-Fin Oil Column Heater

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

11-fin oil heater

Product description

Brand Moretti
Model MC35B2
11-fin oil column heater

*this recall is related to https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/bunnings-group-limited-all-moret...

What are the defects?

During normal operation the unit may rupture, allowing oil to spray out.

What are the hazards?

The oil may cause scalding and burns.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the heater immediately and return it to their nearest Bunnings store for a full refund.

*this recall is related to PRA2017/16052

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Bunnings Group Limited — all Moretti and Click brand oil column heaters

Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Moretti oil column heater

Product description

Moretti brand oil column heaters:
- 5 fin model MO-WWM6-5, item number 4441771, batch code 12/16
- 7 fin model MO-WWM6-7, item number 4441773, batch code 12/16
- 7 fin model YL-B12-7, item number 4441744, batch code 12/16
- 11 fin model WWM6-11T, item number 4441774, batch code 12/16
- 11 fin model RWOF-11T, item number 4441743, batch code 10554
- 11 fin model OFH-11LCD, item number 4441977, batch code 10619
- 11 fin model MC35B2, item number 4441019, batch code 12/16

Click brand oil heater:
-5 fin model CDFP3-5, item number 4441770, batch code 12/16

What are the defects?

A manufacturing defect may cause the heater to rupture when turned on allowing hot oil to leak or spray out.

What are the hazards?

Risk of fire, scalding or burns from contacting hot oil.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using their affected heaters immediately and return them to their nearest Bunnings store for a full refund.

For further information call 1800 797 586. To find your nearest Bunnings store, go to www.bunnings.com.au

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Jaguar Land Rover — MY 2016 & 2017 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport

Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Campaign Number N029
2016MY & 2017 MY Range Rover and Range Rover Sport vehicles

What are the defects?

The emergency locking retractor in the front passenger safety belt assembly may not function correctly.

What are the hazards?

Heavy braking prior to a crash where the passenger airbag deploys may result in the front passenger seat occupants not be restrained as intended by the seatbelt and sustaining more severe injuries.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their preferred Jaguar Land Rover dealer to arrange an appointment and replacement of the left hand front seat belt assembly.

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Hilux 4x4 and Hilux 4x2 Hi Rider Diesel

Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit (part number PZQ85-89560) fitted to Hilux 4x4 (GUN125 & GUN126) and Hilux 4x2 Hi Rider (GUN136) diesel models

What are the defects?

Vehicles equipped with a Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit may experience damage to the mounting points on the fender apron caused by vibration when the vehicle is driven on rough roads.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the auxiliary battery assembly to move and interfere with surrounding engine wire harness, causing the wires to become damaged, resulting in illumination of warning lights and possible engine stall.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their local Toyota dealers to have the Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit & fender apron inspected and repaired.

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Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd—Simpson EZI-Set Top-Load Clothes Washing Machine

Mon, 17 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Simpson EZI-Set 7.5kg clothes washing machine

Identifying features

Models SWT704 and SWT754 Serial numbers in the range of 10350001 to 23659999 or, in a small number of cases, any number prefixed with the letters A, B or C

What are the defects?

Incorrect assembly of the control board may, in some instances, result in a powered component contacting the mounting screws securing the board behind the program selector knob.

What are the hazards?

If the program selector knob is removed, the power left on, and the screws touched, there is a danger of electric shock.

Only qualified Electrolux service technicians should remove any external parts from the machines or attempt to service and repair them.

What should consumers do?

The machine can continue to be used safely, but as an added precaution, consumers should switch the machine OFF at the power point when not in use. Under no circumstances should consumers attempt to remove the program selector knob or try to service the appliance.

Consumers should call the toll free number 1800 001 218 (Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm EST, or weekends 10am to 3pm EST) or contact Electrolux directly by email on customercare@electrolux.com

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Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd—Simpson and Electrolux Top Load Washing Machines

Mon, 14 Dec 2009 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Clothes Washing Machine, top load.

Identifying features

Models affected: All models with serial numbers UP TO AND INCLUDING those listed below or with any serial number starting with A, B or C.
The model and serial numbers can be found on the rating plate fixed to the back of the machine.
Brand: Simpson Model Number: 22S750M Serial Number: 91750424
Brand: Simpson Model Number: 22S950M Serial Number: 85150013
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT552SA Serial Number: 92054230
Brand: Simpson Model Number:SWT605SA Serial Number:92054333
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT802SA Serial Number:92050411
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT902SA Serial Number: 92052807
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT955SA Serial Number: 93651259
Brand: Electrolux Model Number:EWT606SASerial Number: 93651151
Brand: Electrolux Model Number:EWT806SA Serial Number:90851752
Brand: Electrolux Model Number: EWT806SB Serial Number:93150755
Brand: Electrolux Model Number: EWT959SA Serial Number:92851041

What are the defects?

If water and detergent are inadvertently spilt over the lid of these machines, it may penetrate the lid-locking switch device and conduct a very low electric current to the lid and its surrounds.

What are the hazards?

Consumers may experience a mild tingling sensation in their finger tips when they touch the top of the machine and to this extent there is the slight possibility of an electric shock hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers can still continue to use the machine safely. However, to avoid any possibility of electric shock consumers should switch OFF the machine at the control panel while loading and unloading the machine and when not in use.
Consumers should call the toll free number 1800 001 218 (Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm EST, or weekends 10am to 3pm EST) or contact Electrolux directly by email on customercare@electrolux.com

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd—Honda MDX and Honda Accord

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

2003-2006YM Honda MDX
2001-2006YM Honda Accord

Campaign number: 5VZ

Identifying features

See attached VIN list.

What are the defects?

During an initiative to collect driver’s front airbag inflators from the market, abnormal output from an inflator container was observed, which can lead to abnormal airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

If the airbag does not deploy correctly there is an increased risk of injury to the driver during a collision.

What should consumers do?

Owners of the affected vehicles will be contacted by mail and advised to take their motor vehicle to a Honda dealer. The dealer will replace the drivers (front) SRS airbag inflator, free of charge.

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Yamaha Motor Australia — Yamaha Outboard Motor

Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Yamaha outboard motor

Product description

Model F90C
The model and serial number appear on a label attached to Port clamp bracket

Safety recall campaign OB1703R

What are the defects?

The bush at the end of the throttle control lever may not have been installed properly at the factory. This may cause the bush to come loose and possibly catch on the accelerator cam guide.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case this may result in a loss of engine speed control.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected motors will be contacted by Yamaha Motor Australia and should contact their local Yamaha Dealer to set up an appointment to have your unit remedied free of charge. The remedy involves removing the bush from the throttle control lever and installing a new bush, using the proper installation procedure.

If you need help finding a Yamaha Dealer in your area, phone 1300 593 600 or visit http://www.yamaha-motor.com.au/

If you no longer own the unit, please advise Yamaha Motor Australia on 1300 593 600.

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Kadac Pty Ltd — Hylands Baby Teething Tablets and Nighttime Teething Tablets

Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Homeopathic teething tablets marketed for temporary relief of teething symptoms in children
All batches

What are the defects?

The products contain inconsistent amounts of belladonna alkaloids that may differ from the calculated amount on the products' labels.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease using the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. For further information consumers should call Kadac Customer Care on 1300 762 025.

If you have any questions or concerns, talk to your health professional.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd — B2500 (UN) & B2600 (UN)

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

Product description

B2500 (UNY0W2) Ute/Cab Chassis & B2600 (UNY062) Ute/Cab Chassis

Identifying features

MM0UNY0W200362122 - MM0UNY0W200414170 and MM0UNY06200361395 - MM0UNY06200412063

What are the defects?

In the affected vehicles continued exposure of the driver-side air bag inflator to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Driver Side airbag inflator at No Charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG/GY) MY 2006 - 2009

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

Product description

This recall has been updated.

For further information please go to PRA 2015/14761 (https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mazda-australia-pty-ltd-mazda6-g...)

Mazda6 (GG1032) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY1032) Wagon, Mazda6 Diesel (GG10R2) Hatch & Mazda6 Diesel (GY10R2) Wagon

Identifying features

JM0 GG1032 00 522007 - JM0 GG1032 00 554710 JM0 GY1032 00 302020 - JM0 GY1032 00 306600 JM0 GG10R2 00 531178 - JM0 GG10R2 00 554710 JM0 GY10R2 00 303070 - JM0 GY10R2 00 306480
 
Please go to PRA 2015/14761 for the full information about affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

Excessive internal pressure could potentially be created in the inflator installed in the front passenger air bag at the time of air bag deployment. As a result, the body of the inflator may rupture upon deployment.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Passenger Side airbag inflator at No Charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Hino Motor Sales Australia — Hino 300 Series

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Hino 300 Series

What are the defects?

The parking brake lever may not engage correctly when the lever is pulled up because the teeth in the ratchet mechanism may balance on the tooth tops.

What are the hazards?

The contact may be released by vibration, potentially causing the lever to be released due to inadequate spring force inside the ratchet mechanism and the vehicle may start to move, posing an accident hazard.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should return their vehicle to an authorised Hino dealer for inspection and repair.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda2 (DE)

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mazda2 MY 2010 (MM0 DE10Y1)

Identifying features

Mazda2 MY 2010
MM0DE10Y100106386 - MM0DE10Y100151682
 
 
 

What are the defects?

 In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the passenger-side air bag inflator to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

An inflator rupture could result in metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring vehicle occupants.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will progressively contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Passenger Side airbag inflator at no charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda2 (DE) & RX-8 (FE)

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mazda2 MY 2007-2014 (JM0 DE10Y*), RX-8 MY 2008-2012 (FE1032)

Identifying features

Mazda2 MY 2007- 2014
JM0DE10Y1*0100011 - JM0DE10Y1*0155052
JM0DE10Y2*0200251 - JM0DE10Y2*0290258

RX-8 MY 2008-2012
JM0FE1032*0300003 - JM0FE1032*0301278

What are the defects?

In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the passenger-side air bag inflator to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

An inflator rupture could result in metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring vehicle occupants.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will progressively contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Passenger Side airbag inflator at no charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY) Wagon, RX-8 (FE), BT-50 (UN), B2500 (UN)

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

Product description

Mazda6 (GG1032) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY1032) Wagon, Mazda6 (GG1031) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY1031) Wagon, Mazda6 (GG10R2) Hatch, Mazda6 (GY10R2) Wagon, RX-8 (FE1031), BT-50 (UNY08*3/UNY0*4) Ute/Cab Chassis, B Series 9UNY0W2) Ute/Cab Chassis

Identifying features

JM0GG103100101238 - JM0GG103100177265, JM0GY103100100008 – JM0GY103100104582, JM0GG103200500011 - JM0GG103200555988, JM0GG10R200531178 - JM0GG10R200554710, JM0GY103200300007 - JM0GY103200306600, JM0GY10R200303070 - JM0GY10R200306480, JM0FE103100100007 - JM0FE103100105664, MM0UNY0E300613091 - MM0UNY0E300694613, MM0UNY0E400804805 - MM0UNY0E400908724, MM0UNY0W300613309 - MM0UNY0W300694615, MM0UNY0W400804803 - MM0UNY0W400912110, MM0UNY0W200415000 - MM0UNY0W200433739

What are the defects?

 In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the driver and passenger-side air bag inflators to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Driver Side airbag inflator at No Charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG/GY) & RX-8 (FE) Airbags

Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been updated.

For further information please go to PRA 2015/14761 (https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mazda-australia-pty-ltd-mazda6-g...)

Mazda6 (GG1031) Sedan, Mazda6 (GY1031) Wagon and RX-8 (FE1031) Coupe

Identifying features

JM0 GG1031 00 101238 – JM0 GG1031 00 119402 JM0 GY1031 00 100008 – JM0 GY1031 00 100877 JM0 FE1031 00 100237 – JM0 FE1031 00 100286
 
Please go to PRA 2015/14761 for the full information about affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

Due to inappropriate production/storage of the propellant in the inflator of the passenger-side airbag, the density of the propellant may be insufficient. As a result, the propellant may ignite abnormally at the time of airbag deployment, which may result in extremely high inner pressure of the inflator and a rupture of the inflator case.

What are the hazards?

If the case ruptured, the airbag might not deploy as designed and therefore may not reduce injury to a passenger, or fractured parts might fly apart and cause injury to a passenger.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail, advising them of the next steps. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Limited—Mazda 6 (GG/GY) Passenger Vehicles

Wed, 08 May 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been updated.

For updated information please go to recall PRA 2015/14761 (https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mazda-australia-pty-ltd-mazda6-g...).

Mazda 6 (GG/GY) Passenger Vehicles

Identifying features

This recall includes Mazda6 (GG/GY) vehicles.
 
Please go to recall PRA 2015/14761 for the full information about affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

The passenger-side air bag inflator may have been assembled with improperly manufactured propellant.

What are the hazards?

In the event of a collision, the inflator may rupture and cause the passenger-side air bag to deploy abnormally, increasing the risk of injury to the occupant.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by Mazda to arrange to have their vehicles repaired.

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Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Maserati Quattroporte (M156) and Ghibli (M157) MY 2014 and 2015 models

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Maserati Quattroporte (M156) and Ghibli (M157) MY 2014 and 2015 vehicles
Recall Number: 339

What are the defects?

Fuel may leak from the fuel delivery pipe.

What are the hazards?

May pose a safety hazard to other road users if fuel leaks on to the road.

What should consumers do?

Maserati will contact all known owners of affected vehicles. Owners should contact their nearest Maserati dealer and arrange to have the entire fuel delivery pipe replaced free of charge.

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

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Potassium chloride (600mg) in a bottle of 200 tablets with a plain white cap.
AUST R 27978

What are the defects?

This is a recall for correction of the packaging only. The bottles have been supplied with a cap that is not child-resistant.
There is no concern regarding the quality or safety of this medicine.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

If you or someone you care for is taking Span-K 600mg tablets, please return the medicine to a pharmacy so that the cap can be replaced with one that is child-resistant.

In the meantime, keep taking your medicine as prescribed.

Medicine should always be kept out of reach of children, as stated on the product packaging.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, contact your health professional or Aspen Pharmacare on 1300 659 646 (option2).

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Indesit Company S.p.A.—Ariston and Indesit Domestic Tumble Dryers

Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Tumble dryers produced in the United Kingdom and marketed under the Ariston and Indesit brands

Identifying features

• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 35324, Model ASL70CX(AUS), Serial numbers - all
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 51894, Model ASL700CX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Condenser, Commerical code 62496, Model AQCF851BU(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 78486, Model TCF87B6H1(AUS), Serial numbers – below 507319999
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 81896, Model AQC8BF7T1(AUS), Serial numbers - below 506309999
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 36302, Model AS60VX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 44368, Model IS60V(AUSA), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 51895, Model AS600VX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 62980, Model IDV65(AUS), Serial numbers - all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 78487, Model TVF75C6H1(AUS), Serial numbers - below 507319999
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 82515, Model IDVA735X(AUS), Serial numbers - below 509159999

What are the defects?

There is potential for lint/fluff to dislodge from the rear drum seal, fall near the dryer heater and become ignited.

What are the hazards?

If the lint/fluff is ignited this poses a potential fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product immediately and contact Arisit Pty Ltd on 1300 762 219 between the hours of operation (Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5pm) or email ariston.dryer@arisit.com to arrange for an engineer to visit to modify the dryer, free of charge.

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Floridia Cheese Pty Ltd — Floridia Grated Parmesan Cheese

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

100g, 250g & 500g package

Best before: 20/04/2017 to 14/04/2018

APN/EAN:
100g 9312056100025
250g 9312056000080
500g n/a

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have an egg allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information consumers can contact Floridia Cheese Pty Ltd on (03) 9464 2600 or by emailing info@floridiacheese.com

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Funtastic Limited — Razor Ripstik Electric

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Motorised caster board

What are the defects?

The rear wheel may stop rotating and lock up while in use.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease use and to contact Funtastic customer service on 1800 244543 or info@funtastic.com.au for a repair kit and instruction manual to be sent out or they can return to place of purchase for a full refund.

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Audi Australia P/L—Audi A1, A3, A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet, A6, Q3, Q5 and TT - Diesel Exhaust Gas

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Audi A1 (8X), A3 (8P), A4 (8K), A5 (8T), A5 Cabriolet (8F), A6 (4F/4G), Q3 (8U), Q5 (8R) and TT (8J) vehicles, fitted with an EA189 Diesel Engine manufactured within a specific period.

Identifying features

Campaign number: 23Q4
Target number: 16,085
A VIN checking tool is available via www.audi.com.au

What are the defects?

The emissions levels may not meet the regulatory requirements when the affected vehicle is driven under normal conditions.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle may not comply with emissions standards when driven under normal conditions.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles in writing. Owners can make an appointment at an Audi dealership to have the technical measures applied to their vehicles. While most vehicles will only require a software update, some vehicles will also have a minor hardware update. These updates take less than 1 hour and are free of charge.

Customers who would like further information can contact customer support, open with extended hours on 1800 50 2834.

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Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd—1.6L and 2.0L Diesel Engines in Various Škoda Vehicles

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

Product description

ŠKODA
Octavia (2009-2013)
Yeti (2011-2015)
Superb (2009-2015)

Identifying features

Campaign number: 23R6 (formerly 23Q5)
Affected VINs can be viewed here: http://www.skoda.com.au/owners/diesel-info

What are the defects?

The emissions levels may not meet the regulatory requirements when the affected vehicle is driven under normal conditions.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle may not comply with emissions standards when driven under normal conditions.

What should consumers do?

Škoda Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles in writing. Owners can make an appointment at a Škoda dealership to have the technical measures applied to their vehicles. While most vehicles will only require a software update, some vehicles will also have a minor hardware update. These updates take less than 1 hour and are free of charge.

Customers who would like further information can contact the Škoda customer call centre on 1800 504 076.

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Kmart Australia Ltd. — Wooden Vehicle Train

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

APN number 9341104215565
Keycode 4212144

What are the defects?

Screws from the train roof may become loose and fall out when the product is dropped.

The products do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age (Australian Standard AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2003, as amended by the regulation).

What are the hazards?

The small screws could become an ingestion and/or choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using this product immediately and return the product to any Kmart store for a full refund.

For more information, contact Kmart Customer Service on 1800 124 125 (Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm) or visit www.kmart.com.au

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Yamaha Motor Australia — MT09 and XSR900 Motorcycles

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Yamaha Motorcycle models MT09 and XSR900

Recall reference: MB66

What are the defects?

The lower handlebar holder may have been manufactured with improper paint application. Additionally, thread locking agent may not have been adequately applied to the stud bolt thread in the lower handlebar holder. Strong external impact may abrade the paint film causing axial force on the stud bolt.

What are the hazards?

With engine vibration, the stud may loosen and fall off, resulting in loss of control.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail. Consumers should contact their local Yamaha dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the motorcycle.

For help finding a Yamaha dealer, consumers can go to http://www.yamaha-motor.com.au/ or call 1300 593 600. If you no longer own the motorcycle, please advise Yamaha Motor Australia on 1300 593 600.

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I Want Energy—DC Isolating Switch

Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

DC Isolating Switch used in solar installations

Identifying features

HGN4-32DC

What are the defects?

Faulty contacts.

What are the hazards?

Possible fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Shut down the system immediately by following the shut down procedure appearing on the label located in main switchboard or mounted near invertor. If you are unsure or cannot identify types of isolators you have, check operating manual or invoice. If you are still unsure contact the company who sold or installed the system for further advice.

You do not need a electrician to shut down the system, however you should seek assistance from a solar company if you are unsure of how to carry out the shutdown procedure safely.

Consumers should contact I Want Energy on 03 6234 7009 if they suspect they have this switch installed.

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Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Maserati Levante (M161) MY17 (Diesel) motor vehicles

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Maserati Levante (M161) MY17 (Diesel) motor vehicles

What are the defects?

The short rubber hose section of the intercooler pipe may not be in conformance and could break during the normal use of the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

Vehicles could suffer a loss of performance and the "Check Engine Light" would be displayed.

What should consumers do?

Maserati will contact all known owners of affected vehicles. Owners should contact their nearest Maserati dealer and arrange for an inspection of their vehicle and for any necessary work to be carried out.

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Suncool Furniture Pty Ltd t/as E Cheap Furniture — Sweet Heart Wooden "3 in 1" Convertible Baby Cot Toddler Bed

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Sweet Heart Wooden Cot

Code: B0221

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cot fails various design, performance, informative labelling and marking requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the cot and contact Echeapfurniture.com by calling 0430 878 888 or by emailing goecheap@gmail.com to arrange for a refund and for the faulty cot to be collected.

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Rinnai Australia Pty Ltd — Rinnai Symmetry Inbuilt Gas Log Effect Space Heater

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Inbuilt gas log effect space heater

Models RDV3610ETR and RDV3611ETR

Made from 2010 onwards

What are the defects?

A combination of rare operational circumstances may cause delayed ignition due to low gas pressure.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the mesh-guard to separate from the front of the heater or the glass front to break, posing a risk of injury to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not operate the heater until the service is performed.

Consumers should contact Rinnai at www.symmetryservice.com.au or call toll free on 1800 043 214 to make an appointment for an authorised service technician to provide a free in-home service to the appliance.

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Ace of Hearts — LED Fidget Spinner

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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What are the defects?

The toy does not have a secured battery compartment.

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 return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund. For further information, consumers should contact Ace of Hearts by emailing sales@aohwa.com.au.

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

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

SKU - Baby Crib
PI number - MAC18042014516

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cot fails various design, construction, performance and labelling requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the cot and contact Always Direct by emailing customerservice@alwaysdirect.com.au to arrange a refund.

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Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd — Panasonic Tablet FZ-G1 (Mk1 to Mk3) and Battery Pack

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Panasonic FZ-G1 tablet computer with a rechargeable battery pack. This product can be charged from AC or DC power sources.

Tablet serial numbers: FZ-G1Axxxx, FZ-G1Cxxxx, FZ-G1Fxxxx, Fz-G1Lxxxx, FZ-G1Mxxxx, FZ-G1Nxxxx

Battery Pack serial number: FZ-VZSU84U

What are the defects?

The Tablet battery pack may overheat as the cells contain contaminated materials.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk that the Tablet battery pack may overheat and cause smoke or may ignite posing the risk of a fire hazard to the FZ-G1 Tablet.

What should consumers do?

Firstly, consumers should remove the battery pack and use with the unit plugged into a power source. If using the tablet in the field, consumers should go to www.panasonic.com.au/fzg1productissue to download a BIOS utility upgrade from Panasonic that will allow a safer use of the battery pack. 

Panasonic will be in contact with customers directly and via its website with the final actions and next steps which will be to replace the battery pack or other components.

For further information consumers can contact Panasonic on 1800 700 006 (Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm AEST), by emailing panasonicrecall@salmat.com.au or go to www.panasonic.com.au

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HQVA Pty Ltd — Husqvarna Motorcycles (Models - TR 650 Terra and TR 650 Strada) 2013/2014

Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Models - TR 650 Terra and TR 650 Strada for Model Years 2013 and 2014

What are the defects?

Potential occasional stalling in the engines of TR 650 Terra and TR 650 Strada model vehicles.

What are the hazards?

If the engine stalls, this could lead to dangerous riding conditions and pose a safety hazard to the rider and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be sent a letter to advise them of the recall. Owners should contact an authorised Husqvarna Motorcycles dealer to arrange a booking as the ECU of the vehicle has to be remapped at an external supplier's facility.

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CP Merchandising Co Ltd — CP Authentic Asia Prawn Wonton Ramen with Green Choy Sum

Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Photograph of product packaging for CP Authentic Asia Prawn Wonton Ramen with Green Choy Sum

Product description

CP Authentic Asia Prawn Wonton with Green Choy Sum
305g cardboard box
Batch code 6003002

What are the defects?

Presence of foreign matter (plastic).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing hard plastic may cause illness/injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

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

For further information, phone CP Merchandising Co Ltd on 03 8602 9199.

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Tesla Motors Australia Pty Ltd — Tesla Model S & Tesla Model X

Thu, 18 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Select MY 2016 Tesla Model S and Model X Electric Vehicles

Production period: 22 February 22 2016 to 7 October 2016

Campaign Number SB-17-33-002

What are the defects?

Electric parking brakes on some Model S and Model X vehicles built between February and October 2016 may contain a faulty gear that can prevent the parking brake from releasing. The regular braking system of the vehicles is not affected.

What are the hazards?

If the parking brake cannot be released, the vehicle could be a hazard to car occupants or other road users. Should the gear fracture prior to full parking brake engagement, the affected parking brake caliper may have less than the intended holding force.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted directly by letter, email or telephone and provided with instructions on how to have the parking brakes replaced.

Consumers may continue to use their vehicle normally until it has been repaired.

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Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd — GA & GB i-MiEV

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

GA & GB i-MiEV built from 2010 to 2012
Campaign No. 010126

What are the defects?

The passenger front airbag inflator may release metallic fragments from the inflator container when the airbag deploys in an accident.

What are the hazards?

This may cause an injury to the vehicle occupants.

What should consumers do?

When parts become available, Mitsubishi Motors Australia will contact all known owners by mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred dealer to have the vehicle rectified.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 131 211 or go to https://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-servic....

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Lotus & Ming Pty Ltd — Baby Whiting

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Frozen baby whiting fillets with a salt and pepper crumb coating.

250g silver foil flexible pouch with a cardboard label.

APN/EAN: 93 283666 002157

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have an egg or milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg or milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
 
For further information consumers can call 02 8068 8330 or go to www.lotusandming.com.

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BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW X1 F48 Wagon

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

BMW X1 F48 Wagon
CPA: 47525

What are the defects?

During production of the dashboard panel the process of milling the “weak points or deployment points” in the passenger side of the panel has not been carried out.

These points are used as a break point of the dashboard panel if the passenger airbag is triggered.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the passenger side airbag to not deploy correctly in an accident, posing a higher risk of injury to the front passenger.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact an authorised BMW service centre, go to http://www.bmw.com.au or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299 to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Peugeot Automobiles Australia — Peugeot P508 Sedan & Wagon

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Recall HPS - P508 sedan and wagon.

What are the defects?

The internal component of a non-compliant electrical relay might disrupt the starter control, damaging the relay by overheating.

What are the hazards?

If the product relay overheats it may cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail, advising them to arrange an appointment with an authorised Peugeot dealer to have the starter control relay checked and if necessary, replaced at no cost.

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braaap Motorcycles — braaap ST-250

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

On-road motorcycle

What are the defects?

The front fender bracket may fail causing the front fender to become loose.

What are the hazards?

If the front fender bracket fails it may cause the front fender to become loose, posing an accident hazard or injury to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact the place of purchase to organise an appointment to have this component replaced free of charge.

For further information consumers can call Floyd Croucher on 0439 434 525, Andrea Smith on 0417 381 552 or email sales@braaap.com.au.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Passenger Vehicles

Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mercedes-Benz passenger vehicles

Number of vehicles affected: 11

What are the defects?

Vehicles repaired or serviced between 3 December and 5 December 2016 may have had incorrect software uploaded. The upload may affect various control units and affect numerous systems, including vehicle emissions and airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

If the airbag deployment is affected, there can be increased risk of injury to vehicle occupants during an accident.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealership to make an appointment for the software to be upgraded.

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi Q5 (8R)

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Audi Q5 models with a panorama sunroof manufactured from May 2010 to August 2016

Campaign Code 69P1

What are the defects?

On affected vehicles, if the water drain in the area of the panoramic sunroof is not functioning properly, water can seep into the vehicle’s headliner.

What are the hazards?

If enough moisture accumulates, the foam adjacent to the gas generator of the curtain airbag can become wet. This can cause corrosion on the gas generator, which could cause the pressure cylinder of the curtain airbag to burst.

What should consumers do?

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

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

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Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi A3 (8P)

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Audi A3 (8P) vehicles from model year 2009, manufactured from May 2008 to May 2009

Campaign Code 45F5

What are the defects?

A fault in an earth connection on the ESC control unit may occur due to excessive thermo-mechanical strain on components in the control unit.

What are the hazards?

This can limit the ability of the ABS/ESC system to stabilise the vehicle in critical handling situations, such as oversteer, understeer or hard braking.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of affected vehicles. Owners should contact their nearest Audi dealer to arrange for an inspection and repair of the vehicle. Until the new software has been installed, owners should keep the vehicle well within its handling limits by adjusting the vehicle speed in advance to suit the visibility, weather, road and traffic conditions.

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

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Danedjo Pty Ltd trading as The Outdoor Connection — GS.12 Standard 2 Burner Stove, GS.14 Premier 2 Burner Stove, GS.15 Premier 3 Burner Stove

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Gas stove photo

Product description

Portable LPG camping stoves

What are the defects?

Some of the stoves may have a fracture in the manifold copper pipe which would leak gas when a gas cylinder is connected and the gas is turned on at the cylinder.

What are the hazards?

The leaking gas could ignite and potentially cause injury and property damage.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using their stove immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a replacement product. In some circumstances, the stove may be tested on site and returned to you if found to be safe.

For further information, contact the store where the stove was purchased, or The Outdoor Connection by phoning 07 3715 8400 or emailing contacts@outdoorconnection.com.au

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NF Importers — Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro

Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro

Recall 17-002 Rear Shock Absorber

What are the defects?

An intensive off-road use of the motorcycle could result in a breakage of the lower eyelet of the rear shock absorber, causing the rear shock to become loose from its mounting point.

What are the hazards?

This will compromise the handling ability of the motorcycle, posing a risk of injury to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest authorised Ducati dealer or service agent to arrange for the replacement of the non-conforming rear shock absorber with a more robust absorber.

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Michael Sklovsky Pty Ltd — Assorted Ishka Sunglasses

Tue, 09 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Ishka sunglasses - 21 assorted styles of steel and plastic framed sunglasses with a variety of lens colours and shapes.

What are the defects?

The sunglasses do not contain the appropriate markings and labelling identifying the lens or category rating as required by the mandatory standard.

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 should stop using the sunglasses and return them to any Ishka outlet for a full refund or replacement pair.

For further information consumers can visit Ishka retail stores Monday to Friday between 10am and 5pm, telephone Ishka on (03) 9418 9339, email online@ishka.com.au or go to www.ishka.com.au.

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All 4 Bubs — Lunar Oval Cot

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Lunar Oval Cot

Product description

Oval shaped timber cot.
Supplied as flat pack to be assembled by customer.

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cot fails various design, construction, performance and labelling requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should discontinue using the product and contact All 4 Bubs for a full refund: sales@all4bubs.com.au

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Emall Pty Ltd — Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Bed & Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed

Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Bed Pine Wood Adjustable Height - Model EM0068-01

Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed Pine Wood Adjustable Height (White) - Model EM0069-01

Wooden Baby Cot Crib Toddler Cradle Bed Pine Wood Adjustable Height - Model EM0067-01

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the Australian mandatory safety standard. The cots fail various design, construction, performance and labelling requirements.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the cots and contact Emall Pty Ltd by calling 0411 383 997 or by emailing 920514194@qq.com to arrange for a refund and for the faulty cot to be collected.

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Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited—Tribeca MY 2007-2009, Liberty MY 2004-2009 and Outback MY 2004-2009

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been extended. Updated VIN lists are attached.

Subaru Tribeca MY 2007-2013 (Campaign number SI0351)
Subaru Liberty MY 2004-2009 (Campaign number SI0350)
Subaru Outback MY 2004-2009 (Campaign number SI0350)

What are the defects?

The passenger’s front airbag inflator propellant wafers may have an increased potential for moisture intrusion over time. Moisture intrusion could potentially make the inflator assembly more susceptible to rupture during airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments during deployment that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by mail as soon as parts are available. The letters will instruct owners to present their vehicle to their preferred Subaru dealership for replacement of the front passenger airbag at no cost.

Owners can phone Subaru on 1300 550 994 to check if their vehicle is affected.

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Yale Prima Pty Ltd — Moretti 11-Fin Oil Column Heater

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

11-fin oil heater

Product description

Brand Moretti
Model MC35B2
11-fin oil column heater

*this recall is related to https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/bunnings-group-limited-all-moret...

What are the defects?

During normal operation the unit may rupture, allowing oil to spray out.

What are the hazards?

The oil may cause scalding and burns.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the heater immediately and return it to their nearest Bunnings store for a full refund.

*this recall is related to PRA2017/16052

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Bunnings Group Limited — all Moretti and Click brand oil column heaters

Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Moretti oil column heater

Product description

Moretti brand oil column heaters:
- 5 fin model MO-WWM6-5, item number 4441771, batch code 12/16
- 7 fin model MO-WWM6-7, item number 4441773, batch code 12/16
- 7 fin model YL-B12-7, item number 4441744, batch code 12/16
- 11 fin model WWM6-11T, item number 4441774, batch code 12/16
- 11 fin model RWOF-11T, item number 4441743, batch code 10554
- 11 fin model OFH-11LCD, item number 4441977, batch code 10619
- 11 fin model MC35B2, item number 4441019, batch code 12/16

Click brand oil heater:
-5 fin model CDFP3-5, item number 4441770, batch code 12/16

What are the defects?

A manufacturing defect may cause the heater to rupture when turned on allowing hot oil to leak or spray out.

What are the hazards?

Risk of fire, scalding or burns from contacting hot oil.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using their affected heaters immediately and return them to their nearest Bunnings store for a full refund.

For further information call 1800 797 586. To find your nearest Bunnings store, go to www.bunnings.com.au

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Jaguar Land Rover — MY 2016 & 2017 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport

Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Campaign Number N029
2016MY & 2017 MY Range Rover and Range Rover Sport vehicles

What are the defects?

The emergency locking retractor in the front passenger safety belt assembly may not function correctly.

What are the hazards?

Heavy braking prior to a crash where the passenger airbag deploys may result in the front passenger seat occupants not be restrained as intended by the seatbelt and sustaining more severe injuries.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their preferred Jaguar Land Rover dealer to arrange an appointment and replacement of the left hand front seat belt assembly.

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Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Hilux 4x4 and Hilux 4x2 Hi Rider Diesel

Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit (part number PZQ85-89560) fitted to Hilux 4x4 (GUN125 & GUN126) and Hilux 4x2 Hi Rider (GUN136) diesel models

What are the defects?

Vehicles equipped with a Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit may experience damage to the mounting points on the fender apron caused by vibration when the vehicle is driven on rough roads.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the auxiliary battery assembly to move and interfere with surrounding engine wire harness, causing the wires to become damaged, resulting in illumination of warning lights and possible engine stall.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their local Toyota dealers to have the Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit & fender apron inspected and repaired.

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Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd—Simpson EZI-Set Top-Load Clothes Washing Machine

Mon, 17 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Simpson EZI-Set 7.5kg clothes washing machine

Identifying features

Models SWT704 and SWT754 Serial numbers in the range of 10350001 to 23659999 or, in a small number of cases, any number prefixed with the letters A, B or C

What are the defects?

Incorrect assembly of the control board may, in some instances, result in a powered component contacting the mounting screws securing the board behind the program selector knob.

What are the hazards?

If the program selector knob is removed, the power left on, and the screws touched, there is a danger of electric shock.

Only qualified Electrolux service technicians should remove any external parts from the machines or attempt to service and repair them.

What should consumers do?

The machine can continue to be used safely, but as an added precaution, consumers should switch the machine OFF at the power point when not in use. Under no circumstances should consumers attempt to remove the program selector knob or try to service the appliance.

Consumers should call the toll free number 1800 001 218 (Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm EST, or weekends 10am to 3pm EST) or contact Electrolux directly by email on customercare@electrolux.com

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Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd—Simpson and Electrolux Top Load Washing Machines

Mon, 14 Dec 2009 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Clothes Washing Machine, top load.

Identifying features

Models affected: All models with serial numbers UP TO AND INCLUDING those listed below or with any serial number starting with A, B or C.
The model and serial numbers can be found on the rating plate fixed to the back of the machine.
Brand: Simpson Model Number: 22S750M Serial Number: 91750424
Brand: Simpson Model Number: 22S950M Serial Number: 85150013
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT552SA Serial Number: 92054230
Brand: Simpson Model Number:SWT605SA Serial Number:92054333
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT802SA Serial Number:92050411
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT902SA Serial Number: 92052807
Brand: Simpson Model Number: SWT955SA Serial Number: 93651259
Brand: Electrolux Model Number:EWT606SASerial Number: 93651151
Brand: Electrolux Model Number:EWT806SA Serial Number:90851752
Brand: Electrolux Model Number: EWT806SB Serial Number:93150755
Brand: Electrolux Model Number: EWT959SA Serial Number:92851041

What are the defects?

If water and detergent are inadvertently spilt over the lid of these machines, it may penetrate the lid-locking switch device and conduct a very low electric current to the lid and its surrounds.

What are the hazards?

Consumers may experience a mild tingling sensation in their finger tips when they touch the top of the machine and to this extent there is the slight possibility of an electric shock hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers can still continue to use the machine safely. However, to avoid any possibility of electric shock consumers should switch OFF the machine at the control panel while loading and unloading the machine and when not in use.
Consumers should call the toll free number 1800 001 218 (Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm EST, or weekends 10am to 3pm EST) or contact Electrolux directly by email on customercare@electrolux.com

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Honda Australia Pty Ltd—Honda MDX and Honda Accord

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

2003-2006YM Honda MDX
2001-2006YM Honda Accord

Campaign number: 5VZ

Identifying features

See attached VIN list.

What are the defects?

During an initiative to collect driver’s front airbag inflators from the market, abnormal output from an inflator container was observed, which can lead to abnormal airbag deployment.

What are the hazards?

If the airbag does not deploy correctly there is an increased risk of injury to the driver during a collision.

What should consumers do?

Owners of the affected vehicles will be contacted by mail and advised to take their motor vehicle to a Honda dealer. The dealer will replace the drivers (front) SRS airbag inflator, free of charge.

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Yamaha Motor Australia — Yamaha Outboard Motor

Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Yamaha outboard motor

Product description

Model F90C
The model and serial number appear on a label attached to Port clamp bracket

Safety recall campaign OB1703R

What are the defects?

The bush at the end of the throttle control lever may not have been installed properly at the factory. This may cause the bush to come loose and possibly catch on the accelerator cam guide.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case this may result in a loss of engine speed control.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected motors will be contacted by Yamaha Motor Australia and should contact their local Yamaha Dealer to set up an appointment to have your unit remedied free of charge. The remedy involves removing the bush from the throttle control lever and installing a new bush, using the proper installation procedure.

If you need help finding a Yamaha Dealer in your area, phone 1300 593 600 or visit http://www.yamaha-motor.com.au/

If you no longer own the unit, please advise Yamaha Motor Australia on 1300 593 600.

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Kadac Pty Ltd — Hylands Baby Teething Tablets and Nighttime Teething Tablets

Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Homeopathic teething tablets marketed for temporary relief of teething symptoms in children
All batches

What are the defects?

The products contain inconsistent amounts of belladonna alkaloids that may differ from the calculated amount on the products' labels.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease using the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. For further information consumers should call Kadac Customer Care on 1300 762 025.

If you have any questions or concerns, talk to your health professional.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd — B2500 (UN) & B2600 (UN)

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

Product description

B2500 (UNY0W2) Ute/Cab Chassis & B2600 (UNY062) Ute/Cab Chassis

Identifying features

MM0UNY0W200362122 - MM0UNY0W200414170 and MM0UNY06200361395 - MM0UNY06200412063

What are the defects?

In the affected vehicles continued exposure of the driver-side air bag inflator to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Driver Side airbag inflator at No Charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG/GY) MY 2006 - 2009

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

Product description

This recall has been updated.

For further information please go to PRA 2015/14761 (https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mazda-australia-pty-ltd-mazda6-g...)

Mazda6 (GG1032) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY1032) Wagon, Mazda6 Diesel (GG10R2) Hatch & Mazda6 Diesel (GY10R2) Wagon

Identifying features

JM0 GG1032 00 522007 - JM0 GG1032 00 554710 JM0 GY1032 00 302020 - JM0 GY1032 00 306600 JM0 GG10R2 00 531178 - JM0 GG10R2 00 554710 JM0 GY10R2 00 303070 - JM0 GY10R2 00 306480
 
Please go to PRA 2015/14761 for the full information about affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

Excessive internal pressure could potentially be created in the inflator installed in the front passenger air bag at the time of air bag deployment. As a result, the body of the inflator may rupture upon deployment.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Passenger Side airbag inflator at No Charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Hino Motor Sales Australia — Hino 300 Series

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Hino 300 Series

What are the defects?

The parking brake lever may not engage correctly when the lever is pulled up because the teeth in the ratchet mechanism may balance on the tooth tops.

What are the hazards?

The contact may be released by vibration, potentially causing the lever to be released due to inadequate spring force inside the ratchet mechanism and the vehicle may start to move, posing an accident hazard.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should return their vehicle to an authorised Hino dealer for inspection and repair.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda2 (DE)

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mazda2 MY 2010 (MM0 DE10Y1)

Identifying features

Mazda2 MY 2010
MM0DE10Y100106386 - MM0DE10Y100151682
 
 
 

What are the defects?

 In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the passenger-side air bag inflator to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

An inflator rupture could result in metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring vehicle occupants.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will progressively contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Passenger Side airbag inflator at no charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda2 (DE) & RX-8 (FE)

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Mazda2 MY 2007-2014 (JM0 DE10Y*), RX-8 MY 2008-2012 (FE1032)

Identifying features

Mazda2 MY 2007- 2014
JM0DE10Y1*0100011 - JM0DE10Y1*0155052
JM0DE10Y2*0200251 - JM0DE10Y2*0290258

RX-8 MY 2008-2012
JM0FE1032*0300003 - JM0FE1032*0301278

What are the defects?

In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the passenger-side air bag inflator to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

An inflator rupture could result in metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring vehicle occupants.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will progressively contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Passenger Side airbag inflator at no charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY) Wagon, RX-8 (FE), BT-50 (UN), B2500 (UN)

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

Product description

Mazda6 (GG1032) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY1032) Wagon, Mazda6 (GG1031) Sedan/Hatch, Mazda6 (GY1031) Wagon, Mazda6 (GG10R2) Hatch, Mazda6 (GY10R2) Wagon, RX-8 (FE1031), BT-50 (UNY08*3/UNY0*4) Ute/Cab Chassis, B Series 9UNY0W2) Ute/Cab Chassis

Identifying features

JM0GG103100101238 - JM0GG103100177265, JM0GY103100100008 – JM0GY103100104582, JM0GG103200500011 - JM0GG103200555988, JM0GG10R200531178 - JM0GG10R200554710, JM0GY103200300007 - JM0GY103200306600, JM0GY10R200303070 - JM0GY10R200306480, JM0FE103100100007 - JM0FE103100105664, MM0UNY0E300613091 - MM0UNY0E300694613, MM0UNY0E400804805 - MM0UNY0E400908724, MM0UNY0W300613309 - MM0UNY0W300694615, MM0UNY0W400804803 - MM0UNY0W400912110, MM0UNY0W200415000 - MM0UNY0W200433739

What are the defects?

 In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the driver and passenger-side air bag inflators to high levels of absolute humidity may cause the front air bag inflator housing to rupture and deploy abnormally in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the frontal air bag.

What are the hazards?

The ruptured inflator may create metallic fragments that could contact an occupant, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Mazda Dealer for the replacement of the Driver Side airbag inflator at No Charge. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Ltd—Mazda6 (GG/GY) & RX-8 (FE) Airbags

Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been updated.

For further information please go to PRA 2015/14761 (https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mazda-australia-pty-ltd-mazda6-g...)

Mazda6 (GG1031) Sedan, Mazda6 (GY1031) Wagon and RX-8 (FE1031) Coupe

Identifying features

JM0 GG1031 00 101238 – JM0 GG1031 00 119402 JM0 GY1031 00 100008 – JM0 GY1031 00 100877 JM0 FE1031 00 100237 – JM0 FE1031 00 100286
 
Please go to PRA 2015/14761 for the full information about affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

Due to inappropriate production/storage of the propellant in the inflator of the passenger-side airbag, the density of the propellant may be insufficient. As a result, the propellant may ignite abnormally at the time of airbag deployment, which may result in extremely high inner pressure of the inflator and a rupture of the inflator case.

What are the hazards?

If the case ruptured, the airbag might not deploy as designed and therefore may not reduce injury to a passenger, or fractured parts might fly apart and cause injury to a passenger.

What should consumers do?

Mazda Australia will contact all affected customers by mail, advising them of the next steps. Consumers who require further information should contact Mazda Customer Support on 1800 034 411.

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Mazda Australia Pty Limited—Mazda 6 (GG/GY) Passenger Vehicles

Wed, 08 May 2013 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

This recall has been updated.

For updated information please go to recall PRA 2015/14761 (https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mazda-australia-pty-ltd-mazda6-g...).

Mazda 6 (GG/GY) Passenger Vehicles

Identifying features

This recall includes Mazda6 (GG/GY) vehicles.
 
Please go to recall PRA 2015/14761 for the full information about affected vehicles.

What are the defects?

The passenger-side air bag inflator may have been assembled with improperly manufactured propellant.

What are the hazards?

In the event of a collision, the inflator may rupture and cause the passenger-side air bag to deploy abnormally, increasing the risk of injury to the occupant.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by Mazda to arrange to have their vehicles repaired.

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Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Maserati Quattroporte (M156) and Ghibli (M157) MY 2014 and 2015 models

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Maserati Quattroporte (M156) and Ghibli (M157) MY 2014 and 2015 vehicles
Recall Number: 339

What are the defects?

Fuel may leak from the fuel delivery pipe.

What are the hazards?

May pose a safety hazard to other road users if fuel leaks on to the road.

What should consumers do?

Maserati will contact all known owners of affected vehicles. Owners should contact their nearest Maserati dealer and arrange to have the entire fuel delivery pipe replaced free of charge.

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

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Potassium chloride (600mg) in a bottle of 200 tablets with a plain white cap.
AUST R 27978

What are the defects?

This is a recall for correction of the packaging only. The bottles have been supplied with a cap that is not child-resistant.
There is no concern regarding the quality or safety of this medicine.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

If you or someone you care for is taking Span-K 600mg tablets, please return the medicine to a pharmacy so that the cap can be replaced with one that is child-resistant.

In the meantime, keep taking your medicine as prescribed.

Medicine should always be kept out of reach of children, as stated on the product packaging.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, contact your health professional or Aspen Pharmacare on 1300 659 646 (option2).

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Indesit Company S.p.A.—Ariston and Indesit Domestic Tumble Dryers

Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Tumble dryers produced in the United Kingdom and marketed under the Ariston and Indesit brands

Identifying features

• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 35324, Model ASL70CX(AUS), Serial numbers - all
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 51894, Model ASL700CX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Condenser, Commerical code 62496, Model AQCF851BU(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 78486, Model TCF87B6H1(AUS), Serial numbers – below 507319999
• Product type - Condenser, Commercial code 81896, Model AQC8BF7T1(AUS), Serial numbers - below 506309999
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 36302, Model AS60VX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 44368, Model IS60V(AUSA), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 51895, Model AS600VX(AUS), Serial numbers – all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 62980, Model IDV65(AUS), Serial numbers - all
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 78487, Model TVF75C6H1(AUS), Serial numbers - below 507319999
• Product type - Vented, Commercial code 82515, Model IDVA735X(AUS), Serial numbers - below 509159999

What are the defects?

There is potential for lint/fluff to dislodge from the rear drum seal, fall near the dryer heater and become ignited.

What are the hazards?

If the lint/fluff is ignited this poses a potential fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product immediately and contact Arisit Pty Ltd on 1300 762 219 between the hours of operation (Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5pm) or email ariston.dryer@arisit.com to arrange for an engineer to visit to modify the dryer, free of charge.

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Floridia Cheese Pty Ltd — Floridia Grated Parmesan Cheese

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

100g, 250g & 500g package

Best before: 20/04/2017 to 14/04/2018

APN/EAN:
100g 9312056100025
250g 9312056000080
500g n/a

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have an egg allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information consumers can contact Floridia Cheese Pty Ltd on (03) 9464 2600 or by emailing info@floridiacheese.com

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Funtastic Limited — Razor Ripstik Electric

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

Motorised caster board

What are the defects?

The rear wheel may stop rotating and lock up while in use.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease use and to contact Funtastic customer service on 1800 244543 or info@funtastic.com.au for a repair kit and instruction manual to be sent out or they can return to place of purchase for a full refund.

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Audi Australia P/L—Audi A1, A3, A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet, A6, Q3, Q5 and TT - Diesel Exhaust Gas

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Audi A1 (8X), A3 (8P), A4 (8K), A5 (8T), A5 Cabriolet (8F), A6 (4F/4G), Q3 (8U), Q5 (8R) and TT (8J) vehicles, fitted with an EA189 Diesel Engine manufactured within a specific period.

Identifying features

Campaign number: 23Q4
Target number: 16,085
A VIN checking tool is available via www.audi.com.au

What are the defects?

The emissions levels may not meet the regulatory requirements when the affected vehicle is driven under normal conditions.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle may not comply with emissions standards when driven under normal conditions.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles in writing. Owners can make an appointment at an Audi dealership to have the technical measures applied to their vehicles. While most vehicles will only require a software update, some vehicles will also have a minor hardware update. These updates take less than 1 hour and are free of charge.

Customers who would like further information can contact customer support, open with extended hours on 1800 50 2834.

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Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd—1.6L and 2.0L Diesel Engines in Various Škoda Vehicles

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

Product description

ŠKODA
Octavia (2009-2013)
Yeti (2011-2015)
Superb (2009-2015)

Identifying features

Campaign number: 23R6 (formerly 23Q5)
Affected VINs can be viewed here: http://www.skoda.com.au/owners/diesel-info

What are the defects?

The emissions levels may not meet the regulatory requirements when the affected vehicle is driven under normal conditions.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle may not comply with emissions standards when driven under normal conditions.

What should consumers do?

Škoda Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles in writing. Owners can make an appointment at a Škoda dealership to have the technical measures applied to their vehicles. While most vehicles will only require a software update, some vehicles will also have a minor hardware update. These updates take less than 1 hour and are free of charge.

Customers who would like further information can contact the Škoda customer call centre on 1800 504 076.

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Kmart Australia Ltd. — Wooden Vehicle Train

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

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Product description

APN number 9341104215565
Keycode 4212144

What are the defects?

Screws from the train roof may become loose and fall out when the product is dropped.

The products do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age (Australian Standard AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2003, as amended by the regulation).

What are the hazards?

The small screws could become an ingestion and/or choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using this product immediately and return the product to any Kmart store for a full refund.

For more information, contact Kmart Customer Service on 1800 124 125 (Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm) or visit www.kmart.com.au

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Yamaha Motor Australia — MT09 and XSR900 Motorcycles

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Yamaha Motorcycle models MT09 and XSR900

Recall reference: MB66

What are the defects?

The lower handlebar holder may have been manufactured with improper paint application. Additionally, thread locking agent may not have been adequately applied to the stud bolt thread in the lower handlebar holder. Strong external impact may abrade the paint film causing axial force on the stud bolt.

What are the hazards?

With engine vibration, the stud may loosen and fall off, resulting in loss of control.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail. Consumers should contact their local Yamaha dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the motorcycle.

For help finding a Yamaha dealer, consumers can go to http://www.yamaha-motor.com.au/ or call 1300 593 600. If you no longer own the motorcycle, please advise Yamaha Motor Australia on 1300 593 600.

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I Want Energy—DC Isolating Switch

Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

DC Isolating Switch used in solar installations

Identifying features

HGN4-32DC

What are the defects?

Faulty contacts.

What are the hazards?

Possible fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Shut down the system immediately by following the shut down procedure appearing on the label located in main switchboard or mounted near invertor. If you are unsure or cannot identify types of isolators you have, check operating manual or invoice. If you are still unsure contact the company who sold or installed the system for further advice.

You do not need a electrician to shut down the system, however you should seek assistance from a solar company if you are unsure of how to carry out the shutdown procedure safely.

Consumers should contact I Want Energy on 03 6234 7009 if they suspect they have this switch installed.

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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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In this subject students consider the limitations on the operation of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL); liability under the ACL for misleading and deceptive ..


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Part VA of the Trade Practices Act : A Failure to Adequately Reform ..


by G Boas - 1994 - - ADEQUATELY REFORM PRODUCT LIABILITY LAW iN AUSTRALIA. By .. effective reforms of the product liability laws in Australia. It is stated at the outset that ..


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Consumer protection and product liability law : commentary and ..


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The University of Sydney - Sydney Law School .. L, Product Safety and Liability Law in Japan: From Minamata to Mad Cows, Routledge: UK ..


"Product Liability and Private International Law " by Stuart Dutson


by S Dutson - 1997 - The aim of this article is to identify and analyse the means by which jurisdiction can be established in an Australian court against a foreign ..


Professor Luke Nottage - Sydney Law School - The University of ..


Luke's publications include Product Safety and Liability Law in Japan (Routledge, 2004), International Arbitration in Australia (Federation Press ..


"Part VA of the Trade Practices Act : A Failure to Adequately Refor ..


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Legal Aspects of Business


Product Liability Law: Established in contract, tort of negligence & specific laws ( Trade. Practices Act, Consumer Protection. Acts) ..


BIICL – Product Liability and Safety Database: Japan – PL Law ..


Kato, "Product Liability and Safety Regulation", CCH Japan Business Law Guide .. Hosei Kenkyu 235-314; and Luke Nottage, Product Safety and Liability Law ..


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Microsoft Powerpoint - The law of occupier's liability is concerned with the duty of care owed by occupiers of premises or land toward visitors, whether invited or uninvited, who suffer ..


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by GR Clark - 1990product liability, forum non conveniens, Piper Aircraft Co v Reyno. This article is available in Bond Law Review: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/blr/vol2/iss1/1 ..


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PRODUCT LIABILITY AND THE CONFLICT OF LAWS IN AUSTRALIA


by J Goldring - 1978 - - "Products Liability and International Trade Law", (1977) 8 Sydney L.R. 358. Miller & Lovell, Products Liability (1977) is a statement of the English law with ..


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Alphen aan den Rijn: Kluwer – International Encyclopedia of Laws). 2. Product Safety and Liability Law in Japan: From Minamata to Mad Cows (2004, London: ..


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Topics include an introduction to law and the Australian legal system, manufacturers' product liability law, the law of contract and consumer ..


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76003 Asian Law and Legal Systems

 



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77794 International Environmental Law



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75420 Ethics and Professional Conduct

 


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70417 Corporate Law 8cp. 70218 Criminal Law 8cp. 78030 Criminal Sentencing Law 6cp. 76023 Deceptive Trade Practices and Product Liability 6cp ..


The Costs of Corporate Litigation in Australia: A Research Note ..


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Clarke, G R --- "Product Liability Actions in Australia: Is the Collateral ..


Queensland University of Technology Law Journal .. Clarke, G R --- "Product Liability Actions in Australia: Is the Collateral Contract Remedy an Option?" [1989] ..


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Australian Lawyers and Social Change – 30 Years Later


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Presented by Craig Pryor - Principal, Warren McKeon Dickson Lawyers. Awarded for outstanding .. Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law. Justin Ayre ..


Product Liability and Private International Law: Jurisdiction in ..


by S Dutson - 1997 - product liability, international law, jurisdiction, Trade Practices Act 1974 .. issue that addresses itself to a lawyer (the question of jurisdiction)2 may appear to ..


LUKE NOTTAGE, Product Safety and Liability Law in Japan. From ..


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Recent publications by Centre members - Centres & Institutes - The ..


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E Law: LEGAL EXPERT SYSTEMS - A HUMANISTIC CRITIQUE OF ..


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CONFERENCE BOOKLET


movement of the 70's and what can lawyers do to contribute to a social justice ... office, where he leads the firm's national Product Liability and Class Actions ..


Part VA of the Trade Practices Act: A Failure to Adequately Reform ..


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Mason, Alan --- "Reform of the Law of Negligence: Balancing Costs ..


by A MASONAs important as this sector is, it is not the only element of the liability issue experiencing difficulty. Product liability and, as lawyers well know, professional and ..


CURRICULUM VITAE - University of Sydney


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University of Hawai'i-University of Sydney Symposium


government lawyers, tort liability and product safety, and corporate governance. Carole Petersen (University of Hawai'i) Professor Petersen is a graduate of ..


WORKING PAPER #29


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RISING LEGAL COSTS


by RE Marks - - that, whether lawyers or business economists, advisors of those who must make .. Hoadley focusses on the issues of product liability and the producing firm as ..


CASTAN CENTRE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS LAW - Monash University


.. by which a manufacturer of a defective product is liable for injury to its .. Whilst, as in South Africa for instance, it may be lawful for lawyers to ..


Family Law - News and Events - University of Sydney


.. she had a significant practice in product liability as well as in family law. .. In 2002, she was awarded the NSW Women Lawyers Association ..


The moral and political philosophy of law examined


'He is also co-author of a leading American text on lawyer's .. entering graduate school and law teaching, he was a product liability litigator at ..


PRODUCT LIABILITY AND THE CONFLICT OF LAWS IN AUSTRALIA


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by R Lopich - 2009other forms of ADR, litigation lawyers frequently say: 'Yes, I .. by litigation lawyers often as a precursor to litigation or in ... to a product liability claim since 1994.


Sanctions for the recalcitrant lawyer and party


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BIICL – Product Liability and Safety Database: Japan – PL Law ..


Kato, "Product Liability and Safety Regulation", CCH Japan Business Law .. Awarded 50000 yen for pain and suffering, and 50000 yen towards lawyers' fees.


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People - Sydney Centre for International Law - The University of ..


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E Law: Constructing a Liability: Bryan v Maloney


Otherwise, confronted with a suggested new category [of liability], lawyers in their .. analyses apply equally to defective products of a general consumer nature, ..


Contractual Economic Loss in New Zealand - "Who, Then, is my ..


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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 ..


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

 


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

 



Thinking about conflict resolution â•Ÿbeyond the square boxâ•Ž


by NM Alexander - 1999term used primarily by lawyers to refer to conflict handling .. inroads into the ways lawyers think about dispute handling .. s Product Liability Law &. Practice ..


Centre for Marine Science and Technology - Download AcTUP V2 ..


Product index · Underwater Sound Recorder · SailTool software · Sail Imaging software .. The lawyers made us do it . .. Limitation of liability 1.3 Without limiting clause 1.1, the liability of the Commonwealth and Curtin ..


E LAW | Internet Service Provider Liability for Copyright ..


by B Mercurio - - Frena[10] was the first case to find liability under this theory. ... to the digital domain, Australia released an Attorney-General Discussion Paper proposing a ... by doing business (the risk is a by-product of the service that can be internalised).


ftp://cleo. murdoch. edu. au/pub/elaw/issues/v5n4/baissus54. txt http ..


by JM BaïssusTo comment on this assertion from the continental lawyer's point of view, I will have to ... It is therefore felt as somewhat abrupt to dismiss the end product of such an intensive .. It purports to demonstrate, in a civil liability case initiated against ..


Corporate Governance and M&A in Australia: An Overview for ..


by L Nottage - - two younger commentators, a US lawyer in Tokyo and a Berkeley-trained ... unlike in the field of product liability where class actions have dropped off{Kellam ..


Risk and the Consumer in Australian Financial Services Reform


by G PEARSON - - this, create a system that is neutral as between regulation of products and in ... at reducing those risks for individuals, for example product liability legislation. ... address given at Superannuation 2002: A National Conference for Lawyers, the ..


Misrepresentation and the Liability of Universities


by NA Katter - 2006 - to legal liability for innocent, fraudulent or negligent statements by academics or administrative .. damage awards, speculative actions by lawyers, and a changed perception of universities by .. A further by- product is that. 1 See eg Ogawa v ..


http://www. murdoch. edu. au/elaw/issues/v10n2/burke102. html _


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


SILICA: TIME TO ACT


by P Briggs - thoroughly investigate the possible risks which their operations and products pose ... warns of a potentially greater risk of future liability which lawyers in the ..


Diagnostic factors in mandatory ADR referrals


by L Boulle - 2001 - defendant was not likely to accept liability; more than .. s Australian PRODUCT LIABILITY Reporter s Australian .. referral application was both a lawyer and ..


imageREAL Capture


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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