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:

Ming Lee Trading Pty Ltd — Dried black dates

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Dried black dates

Product description

Dried black dates
Packaged in a plastic bag
500g

What are the defects?

Presence of a chemical contaminant.

What are the hazards?

Presence of a chemical contaminant may cause illness or injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

The product should not be consumed. Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

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Australia Sunrise Enterprises Pty Ltd — Lactate Calclum Jelly

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Jelly cups - assorted fruit flavours

Product description

Jelly cups containing konjac.
Assorted fruit flavours.

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

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Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Victory Cross Country, Victory Cross Country Tour, Victory Cross Roads, Victory Magnum and Victory Hardball

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Victory Magnum

Product description

Heavy Cruiser and Touring Motorcycles

What are the defects?

If the engine misfires for a prolonged period of time, the exhaust could get hotter than normal and melt a retention clip that supports the rear brake line increasing the risk of brake line damage.

What are the hazards?

If the rear brake line becomes damaged, the rear brakes may fail and cause an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are to contact their Authorised Victory Dealer to make arrangements for the repairs to be completed.

If consumers need assistance contacting or locating a Victory Dealer, please call 1300 721 360 or visit the Victory website at https://www.victorymotorcycles.com.au or search https://www.victorymotorcycles.com/en-au/dealer-locator

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Earth and Stone Outdoor Centres — Ethanol Burner

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Etanol burner 1

Product description

Table top ethanol burners - various rectangular and round designs as pictured

What are the defects?

The product can be refuelled when flames are still present, or when it is still hot from use. The product is also lightweight and easily knocked over.

What are the hazards?

This can lead to serious burn injuries and damage to the surrounding property.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the ethanol burner and return it any to their nearest Earth and Stone Outdoor Centre (Jandakot or Baldivis WA) for a full refund. Further information is available from Earth and Stone by phoning 08 9417 5300 (Mon-Sat 8.30am-5pm or Sun 8.30am-4pm), emailing earthandstone@bigpond.com or visiting http://www.earthandstonecentres.com.au

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Zeus Appollo Solar — 240W LED High Bay Luminaire

Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

240W LED High Bay Luminaire

What are the defects?

The luminaire has a flexible supply cord that may be tied in a knot and used as an anchorage. The terminal block on the secondary driver may be prone to charring. In addition, the accessible metal fins on the LED luminaire may not be earthed.

What are the hazards?

Risk of electric shock and potential fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Stop using the lumainaire immediately by switching off the power at the socket outlet and uplug it from the socket outlet. Remove the luminaire safely and contact your supplier.

For further information phone 08 6311 9906 or email accounts@zeusappollosolar.com.au, bris@zeusappollosolar.com.au or perth@zeusappollosolar.com.au

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Peugeot Automobiles Australia — Peugeot P4008 SUV

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Recall HTC-P4008 SUV

What are the defects?

A power relay may overheat, resulting in a relay failure.

What are the hazards?

If the power relay fails it may cause the engine to stall during driving, fail to restart or failsafe may be activated, resulting in a loss of engine power. This may pose an accident risk to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Once the parts become available, Peugeot Citroen Australia (PCA) will contact all known owners by direct mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred authorised Peugeot dealer to have the affected power relay replaced.

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Permobil Australia — Corpus Powered Wheelchairs with fixed seat and elevator inner tubes

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Affected models:

Model: C300 Corpus II
Serial Numbers: 2537002437, 2537002471, 2537002476, 2537002514, 2537002746, 2537002891 and 2537002956

Model: C350 Corpus II
Serial Number: 43203511

Model: C500 Corpus II
Serial Number: 15702655

Model: C500 Corpus II LR
Serial Numbers: 2557000160 and 2557000185

ARTG Number: 224603

What are the defects?

Potential failure of the top plate in which the seating system separates from its base. The top plate is a component that connects the seating system of the wheelchair to the base by a series of welds.

What are the hazards?

The consequences of a complete failure of the top plate assembly would result in the chair user and the seating system falling from the base leading to a potential injury. As of 12 October 2017, a total of 71 cases of this fault have been reported, with three cases involving serious injury, such as cuts and broken bones.

What should consumers do?

Permobil Australia has contacted distributors to provide further information about this issue, including instructions to contact the potentially affected users.

If you or someone you provide care for uses a Permobil powered wheelchair, check it against the list of serial numbers and model details above to see if it is affected by this recall for product correction.

Potentially affected wheelchairs must be inspected for signs of cracking of the top plate assembly. If no cracks are evident, the wheelchair can continue to be used in accordance with the owner's manual until the repairs are completed. If signs of cracking are identified, the wheelchair must not be used until the repairs are completed. If this is the case, Permobil Australia will assist with providing a temporary solution to allow the user to remain mobile during the time between inspection and repair of the affected wheelchair.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, speak to the supplier of your Permobil powered wheelchair or call Permobil Australia on 1300 845 483.

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Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris ACE 325 (MY2014-2016)

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

ACE 325

Product description

Single seat All Terrain Vehicle (ATV)
All MY2014-2016 vehicles

What are the defects?

The exhaust temperatures can reach a temperature that could crack the Exhaust Head Pipe

What are the hazards?

If the Exhaust Head Pipe were to crack, heat from the exhaust gas could pose a potential fire and/or burn hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are to contact their Authorised Polaris Dealer to make arrangements for their ATV to be repaired free of charge.

Consumers should stop using their vehicle until the repair has been performed.

If consumers need assistance contacting or locating a Polaris Dealer, please call 1 300 654 142 or visit the Polaris web site at www.polarisindustries.com.au or search https://www.polaris.com/en-au/atv-ranger-rzr/dealer-locator

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

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

What are the defects?

On affected vehicles the screw/bolt in the range group catch bolts may come loose.

What are the hazards?

This would reduce the distance of the catch bolt, resulting in gear shifting problems and possible failure of the gearshift system. The loss of shifting capability during vehicle operation may lead to a lack of forward movement and to coasting of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident for the occupants and the surrounding traffic.

What should consumers do?

Owners are requested to contact their authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle dealership to have their truck inspected and repaired.

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FCA Australia Pty Ltd — Fiat Ducato F1A

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Fiat Ducato 2.3L F1A E6 - with M38/M40 transmission

What are the defects?

The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) pipe may break due to a potential non-conformity.

What are the hazards?

If the pipe breaks, there is a risk that exhaust gases may escape into the vehicle engine bay, rather than being contained within the exhaust system. This may also result in a reduction of engine power, causing a lack of drivability in some instances.

What should consumers do?

FCA Australia will notify owners of affected vehicles who can then schedule a service booking with their nearest authorised Fiat Professional dealer. The dealer will inspect the EGR pipe and determine if a replacement EGR pipe is necessary. The inspection/repair will be carried out at no cost to the owner.

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Tesla Motors Australia Pty Ltd — Tesla Model X (MY2016 and MY2017)

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Make: Tesla
Models: Model X
Model year: MY 2016 and 2017 (vehicles built between 28 October 2016 and 1 September 2017)
Vehicle Type: Light Vehicle
Descriptive Information: Tesla Model X Electric Vehicles built with 60/40 folding bench seat before additional seat production process controls were added on 31 August 2017.
89 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

On certain 2016 and 2017 Model X with fold-flat second row seats, the left-side fold-flat second row seat may have a misadjusted cable that controls the recliner mechanisms. These seats have integrated 3-point safety belts, and seats in this condition may not fully comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards 207/210.

On affected vehicles, the second row left seat contains two recliner mechanisms. These two recliners are released by cables that include in-line cable length adjusters. During seat assembly, recliner cable adjustment may have been set when the recliners were not fully latched. If this occurred, the resulting cable adjustment could be too tight, preventing one of the recliners from fully latching.

What are the hazards?

If this condition were to occur, the seat back may move forward during a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Tesla will email (and/or call) owners of affected cars. Owners will be requested to visit a Tesla Service Centre for a vehicle inspection and adjustment of the cable that controls the recliner mechanism of the left-side fold flat second row seat, if required. The inspection and adjustment will be carried out free of charge.

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Honda MPE — Honda CRF450R 2015YM-2016YM

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +1000

Product description

The Honda CRF450R is an off road motocross motorcycle primarily used for competition purposes.

What are the defects?

A potentially defective transmission countershaft 5th gear, which is used for engaging 3rd gear, may break under certain riding conditions.

What are the hazards?

If the countershaft 5th gear breaks, the transmission can seize and cause the rear wheel to lock and may cause the rider to lose control and/or crash.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to contact the nearest Honda Motorcycle Dealer and arrange to have the countermeasure part installed.

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Daimler Truck & Bus Australia Pacific — Mercedes-Benz Actros, Axor, Arocs and Atego Trucks

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

What are the defects?

A weld seam has been improperly applied to out-of-line axle housings during the production process.

What are the hazards?

This may cause oil leakage and cracking of the rear axle. In the worst case breakage can occur, causing the vehicle to stop during use, posing an accident risk to the driver and other road occupants.

What should consumers do?

Owners are requested to take their vehicle to an authorised Mercedes-Benz Truck Dealership for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Toys "R" Us — Bruin Wiggle Ball

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Bruin Wiggle Ball

Product description

Ball for play intended for children 6 months and up.

Also known as a Giggle Ball.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The wiggle ball’s rubber knobs and plastic back can detach from the ball creating a small part.

What are the hazards?

Small parts can present a choking hazard for children under 3 years of age.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are asked to return the ball to a Toys “R” Us or Babies “R” Us store for a full refund.

For further information, consumers can contact Toys "R" Us Product Safety on ausproductsafety@toysrus.com or call toll free on 1300 869 778

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Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Ssangyong Stavic Motor Vehicles

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Ssangyong Stavic Motor Vehicles
340 vehicles affected

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The ball joint(s) could be damaged in vehicles with high mileage or vehicles exposed to specific severe conditions.

What are the hazards?

If the vehicles are operated for extended periods of time in this condition without any inspection or repair, the ball joint(s) may fail, causing loss of control of the vehicle.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Ssangyong dealer to arrange an inspection and replacement of the left hand and right hand front lower arm ball joints.

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Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd — 15-16MY CJ & CF Lancer, 15-15.5MY XB ASX and 14MY & 16-17MY ZJ & ZK Outlander

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mitsubishi Lancer (CJ & CF) 15-16MY
Mitsubishi ASX (XB) 15-15.5MY
Mitsubishi Outlander (ZJ & ZK) 14MY & 16-17MY

48 209 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

The affected Power Relay/s may generate excessive heat, resulting in relay failure. As a result, the engine may stall during driving, fail to restart or failsafe protection may be activated, with a loss of engine power.

What are the hazards?

An unexpected loss of engine power may result in an accident.

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 replace the affected Power Relay/s.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 1312 11 or contact their preferred Dealer. To find a Mitsubishi dealer, visit https://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-servic...

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Organature — Hardwood Country Cot

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Cot

Product description

Outside dimensions (corner posts included): approx length – 140cm approx width – 77cm

Available in a range of height variations (from floor to top of the cot rail) – 105 cm (standard height), 100 cm, 95 cm, 91 cm.
No drop sides.

Made to suit mattress size 690 x 1300mm.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with Consumer Protection Notice No. 6 of 2005 for labelling requirements regarding mattress dimensions. The label containing the required information may detach from the cot.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk of injury to the occupant if an incorrectly sized mattress is used.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will contacted by direct email. Consumers will be sent a correct label and instructions on where to place the label on the cot.

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SRAM — Avid Single Digit 7 Bicycle Mechanical Rim Brake

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Single Digit 7 image

Product description

Avid Single Digit 7 (SDG7) bicycle mechanical rim brake.

All Avid SDG7 rim brakes with production codes 01JUN14 to 26MAY17 are involved in this recall; the production date can be found on the back of the brake arm. Brakes produced prior to 1 June 2014 are not involved in this action.

Product codes are 00.5115.007.000 08A RB SDG7 FRONT 90 4MMSPCR 16MM BOLT and 00.5115.007.010 08A RB SDG7 REAR 90 4MMSPCR 16MM BOLT.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

There is a potential for the cable noodle anchor rivet to dislodge from the brake unit. This can cause one of the two brakes to fail.

What are the hazards?

This would result in the loss of braking power for that individual brake, resulting in extended stopping distance or unexpected braking behaviour. This may pose an accident or injury risk to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the bicycle and contact SRAM DSD on 03 9212 6100 to arrange a replacement product.

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Pastry Plus — Cookies Sweet

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Cookies Sweet

Product description

Short bread cookie in a plastic container
250g & 500g

Use by 31 July to 13 October 2017

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a peanut 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 contact Pastry Plus on 0412 076 527.

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Amalgamated Hardware Merchants Ltd — Campmaster CM1950 Butane Heater

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Campmaster Butane Heater

Product description

Portable heater fuelled by butane gas canisters

Model - CM1950S
Serial Numbers - 15000001 to 15001300

Identifying features

What are the defects?

If the product is not used in accordance with the operating instructions, elevated levels of carbon monoxide may be emitted when the knob is set at a specific position between ON and OFF.

What are the hazards?

If the heater is operated in a confined space there is a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should look at the back of the heater to check the serial number. If the heater is in the affected serial number range, consumers should stop using it immediately and return it to Supercheap Auto for a full refund.

For further information consumers can contact AHM by emailing enquiries@ahm.co.nz or calling 07 3208 1233.

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Suzuki Australia — Suzuki UK110 Motorcycle

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Suzuki UK110 Motorcycle

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The fastening nut from the drive pulley on the CVT has been insufficiently tightened due to an improper tightening method and incorrect tightening torque.

During assembly, soldering flux may have been left on the contact terminals of the ignition switch base.

What are the hazards?

If continued to be ridden the nut may become loose and cause abnormal noise or cause the machine not to run.

If the machine is continued to be ridden the flux could soften and could cause the machine to stop running.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact their nearest Suzuki dealer for an inspection and to replace with counter measure parts as required.

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Trio Brothers Trading Pty Ltd — Metallic Quadruple Flame Blow Torch Lighter

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Blow Torch Lighter

Product description

Metallic Quadruple Flame Blow Torch lighter
Product code - C8982
Bar code: 9326227172742

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The lighter may explode while in use or being adjusted.

What are the hazards?

This may result in severe burns to the user or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

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

For further information, contact Tri Brothers Trading Pty Ltd at 1800 337 588 (Mon-Fri 8.30am- 5pm).

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AG Co-op — Chibitronics Chibi Lights Starter Pack & Chibitronics Intro Pack

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Chibitronics Chibi Lights.jpg

Product description

Chibitronics are kits of electronic stickers, which let you create, craft and code technology through arts and crafts.
CT-KIT-STEM1.EN-RETA
CT-KIT-INTRO1.EN-RET

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The toy contains batteries which can become accessible through normal use.

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 contact customer care on 1300 617 181 or visit their local Australian Geographic store with the product for a full refund.

Further information is available by emailing customercare@coop.com.au or visiting www.ausgeoshop.com.au

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Con-Serv Corporation Australia Pty Ltd — Whisper Flood Stop

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Photograph

Product description

Isolating ball valve with flood stop
BV 120C

Identifying features

What are the defects?

A fault has been detected with an internal component which may prevent correct operation of shut-off feature.

What are the hazards?

The shut-off failure may occur in some valves with a risk of flooding should the hose connected fail.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to remove the FS 037 valve component from the BV 120 Flood Stop Isolating Ball Valve and contact Con-Serv direct for component exchange on 07 3630 5744 or warranty@con-serv.com.au

If assistance removing the faulty part is required please contact Con-Serv on 07 3630 5744 for further assistance.

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Sheppard Cycles Australia — Energie Razor 2 Bicycle Helmet

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

helmet

Product description

Bicycle Helmet with grey EPS Liner and 3 piece polycarbonate shell, rear dial fit adjuster, black webbing and quick release buckle.
Black shell colour with pink and silver print design. The helmets have the model name “Razor II” on the outside of the helmet.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Testing identified the harness may not meet all the performance requirements of the mandatory safety standard Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard)(Bicycle Helmets) Regulations 2001 Statutory Rules 2001 No. 279.

What are the hazards?

There is a possibility the helmet may not provide adequate protection to the wearer in the event of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact their retailer to receive a refund.

For further information consumers can contact Sheppard Cycles Australia from Mon-Fri 9am-5pm on 1300 883 305 or at www.sheppardcycles.com.

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Arbonne UK Limited — Rescue & Renew Detox Body Wash

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Detox wash

Product description

Personal Care Body Wash

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The product has been found to contain an unacceptably high level of a Gram positive bacterium, Staphylococcus cohnii, which is an opportunistic pathogen that lives on the skin.

What are the hazards?

Staphylococcus cohnii can cause infection in immunocompromised patients.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using Rescue & Renew Detox Body Wash and return it for a full refund. Consumers can arrange the refund by calling Customer Service on 1800 650 760 to receive a pre-paid shipping label to return the product bearing the recalled lot number. When returning the product, consumers are asked to clearly mark the shipping package on the outside as follows: ATTENTION: RECALLED PRODUCT.

For any questions, please contact Arbonne at CustomerService@arbonne.com or call 1800 650 760.

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inov8 Sales and Marketing — EuroSlim model ES-002 massage cushion

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

EuroSlim massage cushion product packaging

Product description

Massage cushion
Model ES-002
With 240V power adaptor and 12V car adaptor

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The electrical adaptor is not certified and does not comply with Australian Electrical Standards.

What are the hazards?

The adaptor may overheat, which may lead to a fire or electric shock.

What should consumers do?

Consumers can obtain a replacement 240V power adaptor by contacting Inov8 Sales and Marketing by email info@inov8.net.au or by phone 0439 324 760.

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Nissan Motor Co (Australia) Pty Ltd — Nissan C11 Tiida (MY2006-2012) & Nissan D40 Navara (MY2006-2015)

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Nissan C11 Tiida (MY2006-2012)
Takata passenger airbag inflator - beta
41 154 vehicles affected

Nissan D40 Navara (MY2006-2015)
Takata passenger airbag inflator - beta
41 941 vehicles affected

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Once parts availability is confirmed, Nissan will contact owners of affected vehicles at their last known address with instructions to contact a Nissan dealership to arrange replacement of the passenger airbag inflator, free of charge. You can find your nearest dealership by using the "Find A Dealer" tab at http://www.nissan.com.au/

Owners of Nissan vehicles can obtain further information about the recall by calling the Nissan Customer Service Centre toll free on 1800 035 035 (Mon-Fri 8.30am-6pm EST) or by using the online form at http://www.nissan.com.au/Forms/Contact-Us

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Cyclingdeal — Road Mountain Bike Bicycle Cycling Adult Helmet

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Helmet Photograph

Product description

Mountain bike helmets in various colours.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Testing identified the harness may not meet all the performance requirements of the mandatory safety standard Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard)(Bicycle Helmets) Regulations 2001 Statutory Rules 2001 No. 279 as amended.

What are the hazards?

There is a possibility the helmet may not provide adequate protection to the wearer in the event of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Cyclingdeal at sales@cyclingdeal.com.au or on 03 9793 9188 for a full refund of purchased price.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific, Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "CLA", "A" and "B" Class Passenger Cars

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "CLA", "A" and "B" Class passenger cars

What are the defects?

If the starter were to become blocked due to prior damage and if multiple and/or extended start attempts were to be made in this condition, the starting current limiter could be electrically overloaded and overheat.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case scenario, this could cause nearby components to ignite and cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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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

What are the defects?

In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the 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.

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

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class Passenger Cars

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class passenger cars
Front right (driver's) seat belt

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The propellant mixing ratio of certain front right (driver) seat belt tensioner squibs may not meet the specifications.

What are the hazards?

The front right (driver's) seat belt tensioner may not deploy. This may increase the risk of injury to the driver if the vehicle is involved in an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class Passenger Cars

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class passenger cars

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The propellant mixing ratio of certain passenger seat belt tensioner squibs may not meet the specifications.

What are the hazards?

The front passenger seat belt tensioner may not deploy. This may increase the risk of injury to the passenger if the vehicle is involved in an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited — Subaru WRX & WRX STI (MY 2015)

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Subaru (MY) 2015 WRX and WRX STI vehicles fitted with a Harman Kardon subwoofer

Identifying features

What are the defects?

If cargo contacts the underside of the subwoofer that protrudes into the boot area in certain MY15 WRX and WRX STI vehicles, an electrical short circuit may be created and this may cause the subwoofer to overheat.

What are the hazards?

Risk of fire if the subwoofer speaker overheats.

What should consumers do?

Known owners will be contacted by Subaru and asked to present their vehicles to their preferred Subaru dealer for the installation of a spacer kit to prevent an electrical short circuit. The repair work will be carried out free of charge.

Further information can be obtained from the Subaru Customer Relations Team by telephoning 1300 550 994 (Mon-Fri 8am to 8pm AEST; Sat 8.30am to 5pm AEST), emailing feedback@subaru.com.au or visiting https://www.subaru.com.au/recall

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Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd — Gentamicin Injection BP 80 mg in 2 mL Steriluer ampoules in packs of 10 or 50

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Gentamicin Injection BP 80 mg in 2 mL Steriluer ampoules in packs of 10 and 50.

Gentamicin Injection belongs to a group of medicines known as aminoglycoside antibiotics, which work by preventing bacteria from growing and by killing them. Gentamicin Injection is most commonly used to treat serious and potentially life-threatening infections in many different parts of the body, such as chest infections, urinary tract infections and infected wounds or burns. It can be used in adults and children.

Gentamicin Injection is primarily used in hospitals, but it can be dispensed from community pharmacies for use in settings such as nursing homes or local clinics. It is possible that some affected products could have been dispensed to patients for use outside of a clinical setting, such as at home.

The 10 affected batch numbers and expiry dates are:
• Batch A115 expiry date 30 November 2017
• Batch A115A expiry date 30 November 2017
• Batch A115B expiry date 30 November 2017
• Batch A129 expiry date 31 December 2017
• Batch A297 expiry date 31 May 2018
• Batch A316 expiry date 31 August 2018
• Batch A318 expiry date 31 May 2018
• Batch A342 expiry date 31 July 2018
• Batch A394 expiry date 31 October 2018
• Batch A448 expiry date 31 December 2018

AUST R: 11376

What are the defects?

Potential allergic reaction - affected batches of Gentamicin Injection may contain higher than expected amounts of histamine.

What are the hazards?

Histamine injected intravenously or intramuscularly can potentially lead to signs and symptoms of hypersensitivity reactions, including severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis). The risk of this occurring is increased for patients who are children and patients with severe kidney impairment.

Signs and symptoms of severe allergic reactions can include one or more of the following:
• generalised rash
• hives or welts (a red, itchy, lumpy rash, like mosquito bites)
• a tingling feeling in or around the mouth
• stomach pain, vomiting and/or diarrhoea
• facial swelling
• difficulty with breathing and/or noisy breathing
• swelling of the tongue
• swelling and/or tightness in throat
• difficulty talking and/or hoarse voice
• loss of consciousness and/or collapse.

What should consumers do?

If you or someone you provide care for is using Gentamicin Injection outside of a clinical setting, such as at home, check to see if your medicine is from an affected batch. If it is, return the affected product to your pharmacy for a refund and speak to your health professional as soon as possible to discuss replacement.

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

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Monza Imports Australia — GT Aggressor Expert, Comp and Sport Mountain Bikes

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Sport - Gunmetal

Product description

2018 27.5 M Aggressor Expert - black only

2018 27.5 F Aggressor Comp - black or blue

2018 27.5 M Aggressor Sport - gunmetal grey or deep navy

Identifying features

What are the defects?

In certain cases, the handlebars have not been properly manufactured and will bend easily in normal use.

What are the hazards?

If the handlebars bend during use the rider may lose control and fall, possibly causing serious injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should check the serial number to see if their bike is affected.

To check the serial number, consumers should turn the bike upside down and remove the screw holding the bottom bracket cable guide in place. Move the guide and cables slightly to read the stamped 11-digit serial number.

Consumers should then visit http://serialnumbers.dorelsports.com and type in the 11-digit serial number. If the bike is affected by the recall, consumers should return the GT Bicycle immediately to the nearest GT retailer to have a replacement handlebar fitted.

For further information about this recall consumers can contact Monza Imports Cycling on 03 8327 8080 or cyclingtechroom@monzaimports.com.au

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Target Australia — Girl's Frill Sleep Short

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

sleep shorts

Product description

Target Girl's Frill Sleep Short

Keycode:

60340306- Size 8
60340320- Size 10
60340337- Size 12
60340344- Size 14
60340351- Size 16

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The circumference of the leg of the sleep shorts does not comply with the measurement requirements of the mandatory standard 'Consumer Goods (Children’s Nightwear and Limited Daywear and Paper Patterns for Children’s Nightwear) Safety Standard 2017'.

What are the hazards?

These garments may be a fire risk to the wearer.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and return it to a Target or Target Country store as soon as possible for a full refund.

For further information, contact the Target Customer Support Centre on 1300 753 567.

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

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

Product description

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

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Takata has identified that the chemical ammonium nitrate, which is used as a propellant in the airbag inflator, degrades over time under certain environmental conditions.

This can cause some airbags (driver and/or passenger) to deploy during a collision with too much internal pressure causing the airbag’s metal inflator housing to rupture, with metal fragments and shrapnel propelling out of the airbag and into vehicle occupants.

Industry broadly defines two types of defective Takata airbag inflators:  ‘alpha’ airbags which were not produced according to design standards and ‘beta’ airbags manufactured according to design standards. The ‘alpha’ airbags have a higher risk of misdeployment and a higher risk of causing harm. Beta airbags also pose a risk to safety as propellant degrades over time after installation and will require replacement.

 

What are the hazards?

If a defective airbag deploys in an accident, the metal airbag inflator housing may rupture, propelling metal fragments and shrapnel towards vehicle occupants, causing serious injury and death to the driver and passengers.

What should consumers do?

If consumers are uncertain about whether their vehicle is affected by the recall they should contact their local dealership and/or Mazda Australia (phone 1800 034 411 Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5pm (EST or AEST)), email customersupport@mazda.com.au or check the VIN on the Mazda Australia website at https://www.mazda.com.au/recalls/. If consumers are affected they should organise to have the airbag replaced. The ‘alpha’ airbags have a higher risk of misdeployment and a higher risk of causing harm. The ACCC recommends that owners of cars with alpha airbags installed take immediate steps to have the airbags replaced. All repairs carried out as part of this recall are free of charge.

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Starkey Hearing Technologies — Surflink Media and Surflink Media 2 (models 200 & 210)

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Surflink Media and Surflink Media 2 are devices that wirelessly stream stereo sound from electronic devices, such as televisions, radios or MP3 players to compatible hearing aids.

ARTG Number: 293416

What are the defects?

Recall for product correction (firmware update)

These devices may be operating outside their permissible frequency band (915-928 MHz) and may cause interference with mobile towers (operating in the 902-915 MHz frequency band). This potential interference does not cause any interruption to the Surflink Media and Surflink Media 2 devices and the will continue to function correctly.

What should consumers do?

Users are being asked to temporarily return their devices to Starkey Hearing Technologies so they can undertake a firmware update to correct this issue. Updated devices will only operate within the permissible 915-928 MHz frequency band.

If you or someone you care for uses a Surflink Media or Surflink Media 2 device, you should receive further information about this issue from Starkey Hearing Technologies, as well as a form to fill in and a prepaid bag to return the device. Alternatively, you can choose to return the device to the audiology clinic where you purchased it.

Once the firmware has been updated, the device will be returned to you or the audiology clinic where you purchased it, so that it can be returned to you.

For further information, talk to your audiology clinic or contact Starkey Hearing Technologies on 1800 024 985.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "GLE" Class Passenger Cars

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "GLE" Passenger Cars

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The engine of affected vehicles may turn off when braking at a low speed (e.g. when braking for a traffic light).

Also, after an ECO start, the engine may turn off again if the vehicle is accelerated slowly under a high load.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle will not restart automatically in these cases, but will have to be restarted manually instead, increasing the risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about this recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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Chun Shing International Trading Pty Ltd — Triko Fibrous Juice Jelly (peach, mango or grape flavour), Dr Q Konjac Fruit Jelly (mango, lychee or grape flavour) & Sheng Xiang Zhen Assorted Flavor Fruity Coconut Jelly

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Triko fibrous juice jelly (mango)

Product description

Jelly cups containing konjac
Brands Triko, Dr Q and Sheng Xiang Zhen
Assorted flavours

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

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Evermore Group Pty Ltd — New Choice Assorted Jelly Cups

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

New Choice Assorted Flavor Mini Fruity Gels

Product description

Brand - New Choice
Product - Assorted Mini Fruit Jelly Cups
Pack Size - 300g

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

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Trans Oriental Import and Export Pty Ltd — Frozen Areca catechu (betel nuts)

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

frozen betel nuts

Product description

Frozen betel nut
Packaged in a plastic bag , various weights, 4 nuts per package

Lot 160831
Best Before 08/2018

What are the defects?

Sale of betel nuts is prohibited.

What are the hazards?

Betel nut may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Product should not be eaten and should be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

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Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific Ltd—Fujitsu LifeBook® incorporating Panasonic Battery Packs

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Lithium ion battery pack for certain Fujitsu notebook models:
1. Sold and shipped together with Fujitsu notebook during the period 2011-May to 2012-July
2. Sold as an option (standalone battery pack sales)
3. Provided as a battery pack replacement for PC product under warranty service

Identifying features

Models: E752 / P702 / S792 / SH792 (shipment period: 2012 May ~ 2012 Jul) Battery Part number: CP556150-01, CP556150-02 Battery Serial number: Z120102~Z120512

What are the defects?

In rare instances battery packs manufactured by Panasonic Corporation may overheat.

What are the hazards?

If the battery pack overheats this poses a fire risk and a burns hazard to users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should identify if their notebook and/or batteries are affected and to follow the safety instructions as a preventive measure until the replacement battery arrives.

Turn the computer off, unplug the AC adaptor and remove the battery pack.
Check the Product number and Serial number on the battery pack and see if they match the description shown under "Affected battery packs" if they match do not use this battery pack. To use your computer, power it using the AC adaptor directly.

Visit the Fujitsu website http://www.fujitsu.com/hk/support/products/2015-battery-recall.html for more details.

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Hyundai Motor Company Aust Pty Limited — Hyundai Sonata (LF)

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hyundai Sonata (LF) MY2015

Parking Brake Switch

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Defect in the parking brake switch that could fail to alert the driver when the park brake is still engaged.

What are the hazards?

Driving with park brake engaged could induce the risk of vehicle crashing and cause hazard to other road users.

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia will write to individual owners requesting them to make arrangement with their nearest Hyundai dealer to inspect and rectify the vehicles, free of charge.
For further information, contact the Hyundai Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 (Mon-Fri, 8.30am to 7pm AEST) or use the form at https://customercare.hyundai.com.au/hc/en-us/requests/new

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Hyundai Motor Company Aust Pty Limited — Hyundai ix35 (LM) and Santa Fe (CM)

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hyundai ix35 (LM) MY2011-2012
Hyundai Santa Fe (CM) MY2012

R-Engine Fuel Feed Hose Assembly

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Manufacturing defect in the fuel feed hose assembly that could result in a fuel leakage.

What are the hazards?

Fuel leakage has potential to start a fire in the engine compartment.

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia will write to individual owners requesting them to make arrangement with their nearest dealer to inspect and rectify the vehicles, free of charge.
For further information, contact the Hyundai Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 (Mon-Fri, 8.30am to 7pm AEST) or use the form at https://customercare.hyundai.com.au/hc/en-us/requests/new

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Oceania Bicycles Pty Ltd — Fuji Bicycles and Kestrel Bicycles

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Fuji & Kestrel Bicycles

Product description

2009 Fuji D6 Pro Bicycles
2010 Fuji D6 Pro Bicycles

2009 Kestrel Evoke SL Bicycles
2009 Kestrel Talon SL Tri Bicycles

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The bicycle handlebar stems can corrode and break.

What are the hazards?

If the bicycle handlebar stem breaks, the rider may lose control and crash.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the bicycles and return them to the place of purchase for a free handlebar stem replacement.

For further information, phone Oceania Bicycles Pty Ltd on 03 9799 4144 or visit www.ocbicyles.com.au

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Hino Motor Sales Australia — Hino 500 Series

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hino 500 Series
Affected models: FE7JGMA-UAU, FE7JJMA-UAU, FE7JLMA-UAU and FE7JPMG-UAU
Manufactured 2013-2015
237 vehicles affected

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The automatic transmission output flange may develop wear due to torque fluctuation of the engine and as a result of frequent acceleration and deceleration.

What are the hazards?

This wear could allow the output flange bolt to come loose causing oil leakage and the transmission warning light to come on. In the worst case scenario, the driveshaft may detach from the vehicle while the vehicle is being operated. This may create an accident risk for the vehicle user and other road users or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by letter and should return their vehicle to the nearest authorised Hino Dealership for inspection and repair at no cost.

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Pure Foods Tasmania no.1 — Single Selection Classic Original Pate 125g

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

tas pate.jpg

Product description

Pure Tasmanian Pate 125g packet
Batch No 53

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The presence of an undeclared allergen (fish).

What are the hazards?

Allergic reaction causing illness or anaphylactic reaction.

What should consumers do?

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

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AbbVie Pty Ltd — Lucrin Depot Paediatric leuprorelin acetate 30mg for injection, prefilled dual chamber syringe (single dose)

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

leuprorelin acetate 30mg PDS

Product description

One lot only - 1078155. The lot number is displayed on the left side of the front panel of the packs (see image).
Expiry 31/12/2019
Supplied from 2 August 2017

Lucrin Depot Paediatric 30mg PDS is used to treat central precocious puberty, a condition causing children to enter puberty prematurely.

AUST R: 218936

What are the defects?

Potential for incomplete delivery of medication.

The batch is being recalled due to reports of the active ingredient powder not dissolving sufficiently with the diluent liquid in the syringe, causing clumping. The clumping is readily visible to the naked eye in affected products and should be noticed on inspection.

What are the hazards?

If the contents of the syringe are injected, it could result in the incomplete delivery of medication and the patient receiving a sub-therapeutic dose. Injection of affected medication could also result in increased irritation or reaction at the injection site.

What should consumers do?

If you, or somebody you care for, is taking Lucrin Depot Paediatric 30mg PDS, please be alert to this issue. Check any prefilled syringes that you have and if they are from lot number 1078155, return them to your pharmacy for refund or replacement. All pre-filled syringes should be routinely inspected before use and if you notice anything unusual, consult a health professional.

Further information is available from AbbVie Medical Information on 1800 043 460.

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These news come from Product Safety Australia - Recalls.

Ming Lee Trading Pty Ltd — Dried black dates

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Dried black dates

Product description

Dried black dates
Packaged in a plastic bag
500g

What are the defects?

Presence of a chemical contaminant.

What are the hazards?

Presence of a chemical contaminant may cause illness or injury if consumed.

What should consumers do?

The product should not be consumed. Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

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Australia Sunrise Enterprises Pty Ltd — Lactate Calclum Jelly

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Jelly cups - assorted fruit flavours

Product description

Jelly cups containing konjac.
Assorted fruit flavours.

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

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Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Victory Cross Country, Victory Cross Country Tour, Victory Cross Roads, Victory Magnum and Victory Hardball

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Victory Magnum

Product description

Heavy Cruiser and Touring Motorcycles

What are the defects?

If the engine misfires for a prolonged period of time, the exhaust could get hotter than normal and melt a retention clip that supports the rear brake line increasing the risk of brake line damage.

What are the hazards?

If the rear brake line becomes damaged, the rear brakes may fail and cause an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are to contact their Authorised Victory Dealer to make arrangements for the repairs to be completed.

If consumers need assistance contacting or locating a Victory Dealer, please call 1300 721 360 or visit the Victory website at https://www.victorymotorcycles.com.au or search https://www.victorymotorcycles.com/en-au/dealer-locator

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Earth and Stone Outdoor Centres — Ethanol Burner

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Etanol burner 1

Product description

Table top ethanol burners - various rectangular and round designs as pictured

What are the defects?

The product can be refuelled when flames are still present, or when it is still hot from use. The product is also lightweight and easily knocked over.

What are the hazards?

This can lead to serious burn injuries and damage to the surrounding property.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the ethanol burner and return it any to their nearest Earth and Stone Outdoor Centre (Jandakot or Baldivis WA) for a full refund. Further information is available from Earth and Stone by phoning 08 9417 5300 (Mon-Sat 8.30am-5pm or Sun 8.30am-4pm), emailing earthandstone@bigpond.com or visiting http://www.earthandstonecentres.com.au

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Zeus Appollo Solar — 240W LED High Bay Luminaire

Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

240W LED High Bay Luminaire

What are the defects?

The luminaire has a flexible supply cord that may be tied in a knot and used as an anchorage. The terminal block on the secondary driver may be prone to charring. In addition, the accessible metal fins on the LED luminaire may not be earthed.

What are the hazards?

Risk of electric shock and potential fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Stop using the lumainaire immediately by switching off the power at the socket outlet and uplug it from the socket outlet. Remove the luminaire safely and contact your supplier.

For further information phone 08 6311 9906 or email accounts@zeusappollosolar.com.au, bris@zeusappollosolar.com.au or perth@zeusappollosolar.com.au

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Peugeot Automobiles Australia — Peugeot P4008 SUV

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Recall HTC-P4008 SUV

What are the defects?

A power relay may overheat, resulting in a relay failure.

What are the hazards?

If the power relay fails it may cause the engine to stall during driving, fail to restart or failsafe may be activated, resulting in a loss of engine power. This may pose an accident risk to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Once the parts become available, Peugeot Citroen Australia (PCA) will contact all known owners by direct mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred authorised Peugeot dealer to have the affected power relay replaced.

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Permobil Australia — Corpus Powered Wheelchairs with fixed seat and elevator inner tubes

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Affected models:

Model: C300 Corpus II
Serial Numbers: 2537002437, 2537002471, 2537002476, 2537002514, 2537002746, 2537002891 and 2537002956

Model: C350 Corpus II
Serial Number: 43203511

Model: C500 Corpus II
Serial Number: 15702655

Model: C500 Corpus II LR
Serial Numbers: 2557000160 and 2557000185

ARTG Number: 224603

What are the defects?

Potential failure of the top plate in which the seating system separates from its base. The top plate is a component that connects the seating system of the wheelchair to the base by a series of welds.

What are the hazards?

The consequences of a complete failure of the top plate assembly would result in the chair user and the seating system falling from the base leading to a potential injury. As of 12 October 2017, a total of 71 cases of this fault have been reported, with three cases involving serious injury, such as cuts and broken bones.

What should consumers do?

Permobil Australia has contacted distributors to provide further information about this issue, including instructions to contact the potentially affected users.

If you or someone you provide care for uses a Permobil powered wheelchair, check it against the list of serial numbers and model details above to see if it is affected by this recall for product correction.

Potentially affected wheelchairs must be inspected for signs of cracking of the top plate assembly. If no cracks are evident, the wheelchair can continue to be used in accordance with the owner's manual until the repairs are completed. If signs of cracking are identified, the wheelchair must not be used until the repairs are completed. If this is the case, Permobil Australia will assist with providing a temporary solution to allow the user to remain mobile during the time between inspection and repair of the affected wheelchair.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, speak to the supplier of your Permobil powered wheelchair or call Permobil Australia on 1300 845 483.

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Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris ACE 325 (MY2014-2016)

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

ACE 325

Product description

Single seat All Terrain Vehicle (ATV)
All MY2014-2016 vehicles

What are the defects?

The exhaust temperatures can reach a temperature that could crack the Exhaust Head Pipe

What are the hazards?

If the Exhaust Head Pipe were to crack, heat from the exhaust gas could pose a potential fire and/or burn hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are to contact their Authorised Polaris Dealer to make arrangements for their ATV to be repaired free of charge.

Consumers should stop using their vehicle until the repair has been performed.

If consumers need assistance contacting or locating a Polaris Dealer, please call 1 300 654 142 or visit the Polaris web site at www.polarisindustries.com.au or search https://www.polaris.com/en-au/atv-ranger-rzr/dealer-locator

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

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

What are the defects?

On affected vehicles the screw/bolt in the range group catch bolts may come loose.

What are the hazards?

This would reduce the distance of the catch bolt, resulting in gear shifting problems and possible failure of the gearshift system. The loss of shifting capability during vehicle operation may lead to a lack of forward movement and to coasting of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident for the occupants and the surrounding traffic.

What should consumers do?

Owners are requested to contact their authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle dealership to have their truck inspected and repaired.

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FCA Australia Pty Ltd — Fiat Ducato F1A

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Fiat Ducato 2.3L F1A E6 - with M38/M40 transmission

What are the defects?

The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) pipe may break due to a potential non-conformity.

What are the hazards?

If the pipe breaks, there is a risk that exhaust gases may escape into the vehicle engine bay, rather than being contained within the exhaust system. This may also result in a reduction of engine power, causing a lack of drivability in some instances.

What should consumers do?

FCA Australia will notify owners of affected vehicles who can then schedule a service booking with their nearest authorised Fiat Professional dealer. The dealer will inspect the EGR pipe and determine if a replacement EGR pipe is necessary. The inspection/repair will be carried out at no cost to the owner.

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Tesla Motors Australia Pty Ltd — Tesla Model X (MY2016 and MY2017)

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Make: Tesla
Models: Model X
Model year: MY 2016 and 2017 (vehicles built between 28 October 2016 and 1 September 2017)
Vehicle Type: Light Vehicle
Descriptive Information: Tesla Model X Electric Vehicles built with 60/40 folding bench seat before additional seat production process controls were added on 31 August 2017.
89 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

On certain 2016 and 2017 Model X with fold-flat second row seats, the left-side fold-flat second row seat may have a misadjusted cable that controls the recliner mechanisms. These seats have integrated 3-point safety belts, and seats in this condition may not fully comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards 207/210.

On affected vehicles, the second row left seat contains two recliner mechanisms. These two recliners are released by cables that include in-line cable length adjusters. During seat assembly, recliner cable adjustment may have been set when the recliners were not fully latched. If this occurred, the resulting cable adjustment could be too tight, preventing one of the recliners from fully latching.

What are the hazards?

If this condition were to occur, the seat back may move forward during a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Tesla will email (and/or call) owners of affected cars. Owners will be requested to visit a Tesla Service Centre for a vehicle inspection and adjustment of the cable that controls the recliner mechanism of the left-side fold flat second row seat, if required. The inspection and adjustment will be carried out free of charge.

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Honda MPE — Honda CRF450R 2015YM-2016YM

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +1000

Product description

The Honda CRF450R is an off road motocross motorcycle primarily used for competition purposes.

What are the defects?

A potentially defective transmission countershaft 5th gear, which is used for engaging 3rd gear, may break under certain riding conditions.

What are the hazards?

If the countershaft 5th gear breaks, the transmission can seize and cause the rear wheel to lock and may cause the rider to lose control and/or crash.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to contact the nearest Honda Motorcycle Dealer and arrange to have the countermeasure part installed.

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Daimler Truck & Bus Australia Pacific — Mercedes-Benz Actros, Axor, Arocs and Atego Trucks

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

What are the defects?

A weld seam has been improperly applied to out-of-line axle housings during the production process.

What are the hazards?

This may cause oil leakage and cracking of the rear axle. In the worst case breakage can occur, causing the vehicle to stop during use, posing an accident risk to the driver and other road occupants.

What should consumers do?

Owners are requested to take their vehicle to an authorised Mercedes-Benz Truck Dealership for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

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Toys "R" Us — Bruin Wiggle Ball

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Bruin Wiggle Ball

Product description

Ball for play intended for children 6 months and up.

Also known as a Giggle Ball.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The wiggle ball’s rubber knobs and plastic back can detach from the ball creating a small part.

What are the hazards?

Small parts can present a choking hazard for children under 3 years of age.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are asked to return the ball to a Toys “R” Us or Babies “R” Us store for a full refund.

For further information, consumers can contact Toys "R" Us Product Safety on ausproductsafety@toysrus.com or call toll free on 1300 869 778

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Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Ssangyong Stavic Motor Vehicles

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Ssangyong Stavic Motor Vehicles
340 vehicles affected

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The ball joint(s) could be damaged in vehicles with high mileage or vehicles exposed to specific severe conditions.

What are the hazards?

If the vehicles are operated for extended periods of time in this condition without any inspection or repair, the ball joint(s) may fail, causing loss of control of the vehicle.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Ssangyong dealer to arrange an inspection and replacement of the left hand and right hand front lower arm ball joints.

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Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd — 15-16MY CJ & CF Lancer, 15-15.5MY XB ASX and 14MY & 16-17MY ZJ & ZK Outlander

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mitsubishi Lancer (CJ & CF) 15-16MY
Mitsubishi ASX (XB) 15-15.5MY
Mitsubishi Outlander (ZJ & ZK) 14MY & 16-17MY

48 209 vehicles affected

What are the defects?

The affected Power Relay/s may generate excessive heat, resulting in relay failure. As a result, the engine may stall during driving, fail to restart or failsafe protection may be activated, with a loss of engine power.

What are the hazards?

An unexpected loss of engine power may result in an accident.

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 replace the affected Power Relay/s.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 1312 11 or contact their preferred Dealer. To find a Mitsubishi dealer, visit https://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-servic...

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Organature — Hardwood Country Cot

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Cot

Product description

Outside dimensions (corner posts included): approx length – 140cm approx width – 77cm

Available in a range of height variations (from floor to top of the cot rail) – 105 cm (standard height), 100 cm, 95 cm, 91 cm.
No drop sides.

Made to suit mattress size 690 x 1300mm.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with Consumer Protection Notice No. 6 of 2005 for labelling requirements regarding mattress dimensions. The label containing the required information may detach from the cot.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk of injury to the occupant if an incorrectly sized mattress is used.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will contacted by direct email. Consumers will be sent a correct label and instructions on where to place the label on the cot.

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SRAM — Avid Single Digit 7 Bicycle Mechanical Rim Brake

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Single Digit 7 image

Product description

Avid Single Digit 7 (SDG7) bicycle mechanical rim brake.

All Avid SDG7 rim brakes with production codes 01JUN14 to 26MAY17 are involved in this recall; the production date can be found on the back of the brake arm. Brakes produced prior to 1 June 2014 are not involved in this action.

Product codes are 00.5115.007.000 08A RB SDG7 FRONT 90 4MMSPCR 16MM BOLT and 00.5115.007.010 08A RB SDG7 REAR 90 4MMSPCR 16MM BOLT.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

There is a potential for the cable noodle anchor rivet to dislodge from the brake unit. This can cause one of the two brakes to fail.

What are the hazards?

This would result in the loss of braking power for that individual brake, resulting in extended stopping distance or unexpected braking behaviour. This may pose an accident or injury risk to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the bicycle and contact SRAM DSD on 03 9212 6100 to arrange a replacement product.

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Pastry Plus — Cookies Sweet

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Cookies Sweet

Product description

Short bread cookie in a plastic container
250g & 500g

Use by 31 July to 13 October 2017

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a peanut 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 contact Pastry Plus on 0412 076 527.

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Amalgamated Hardware Merchants Ltd — Campmaster CM1950 Butane Heater

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Campmaster Butane Heater

Product description

Portable heater fuelled by butane gas canisters

Model - CM1950S
Serial Numbers - 15000001 to 15001300

Identifying features

What are the defects?

If the product is not used in accordance with the operating instructions, elevated levels of carbon monoxide may be emitted when the knob is set at a specific position between ON and OFF.

What are the hazards?

If the heater is operated in a confined space there is a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should look at the back of the heater to check the serial number. If the heater is in the affected serial number range, consumers should stop using it immediately and return it to Supercheap Auto for a full refund.

For further information consumers can contact AHM by emailing enquiries@ahm.co.nz or calling 07 3208 1233.

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Suzuki Australia — Suzuki UK110 Motorcycle

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Suzuki UK110 Motorcycle

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The fastening nut from the drive pulley on the CVT has been insufficiently tightened due to an improper tightening method and incorrect tightening torque.

During assembly, soldering flux may have been left on the contact terminals of the ignition switch base.

What are the hazards?

If continued to be ridden the nut may become loose and cause abnormal noise or cause the machine not to run.

If the machine is continued to be ridden the flux could soften and could cause the machine to stop running.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact their nearest Suzuki dealer for an inspection and to replace with counter measure parts as required.

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Trio Brothers Trading Pty Ltd — Metallic Quadruple Flame Blow Torch Lighter

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Blow Torch Lighter

Product description

Metallic Quadruple Flame Blow Torch lighter
Product code - C8982
Bar code: 9326227172742

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The lighter may explode while in use or being adjusted.

What are the hazards?

This may result in severe burns to the user or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

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

For further information, contact Tri Brothers Trading Pty Ltd at 1800 337 588 (Mon-Fri 8.30am- 5pm).

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AG Co-op — Chibitronics Chibi Lights Starter Pack & Chibitronics Intro Pack

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Chibitronics Chibi Lights.jpg

Product description

Chibitronics are kits of electronic stickers, which let you create, craft and code technology through arts and crafts.
CT-KIT-STEM1.EN-RETA
CT-KIT-INTRO1.EN-RET

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The toy contains batteries which can become accessible through normal use.

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 contact customer care on 1300 617 181 or visit their local Australian Geographic store with the product for a full refund.

Further information is available by emailing customercare@coop.com.au or visiting www.ausgeoshop.com.au

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Con-Serv Corporation Australia Pty Ltd — Whisper Flood Stop

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Photograph

Product description

Isolating ball valve with flood stop
BV 120C

Identifying features

What are the defects?

A fault has been detected with an internal component which may prevent correct operation of shut-off feature.

What are the hazards?

The shut-off failure may occur in some valves with a risk of flooding should the hose connected fail.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to remove the FS 037 valve component from the BV 120 Flood Stop Isolating Ball Valve and contact Con-Serv direct for component exchange on 07 3630 5744 or warranty@con-serv.com.au

If assistance removing the faulty part is required please contact Con-Serv on 07 3630 5744 for further assistance.

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Sheppard Cycles Australia — Energie Razor 2 Bicycle Helmet

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

helmet

Product description

Bicycle Helmet with grey EPS Liner and 3 piece polycarbonate shell, rear dial fit adjuster, black webbing and quick release buckle.
Black shell colour with pink and silver print design. The helmets have the model name “Razor II” on the outside of the helmet.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Testing identified the harness may not meet all the performance requirements of the mandatory safety standard Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard)(Bicycle Helmets) Regulations 2001 Statutory Rules 2001 No. 279.

What are the hazards?

There is a possibility the helmet may not provide adequate protection to the wearer in the event of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact their retailer to receive a refund.

For further information consumers can contact Sheppard Cycles Australia from Mon-Fri 9am-5pm on 1300 883 305 or at www.sheppardcycles.com.

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Arbonne UK Limited — Rescue & Renew Detox Body Wash

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Detox wash

Product description

Personal Care Body Wash

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The product has been found to contain an unacceptably high level of a Gram positive bacterium, Staphylococcus cohnii, which is an opportunistic pathogen that lives on the skin.

What are the hazards?

Staphylococcus cohnii can cause infection in immunocompromised patients.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using Rescue & Renew Detox Body Wash and return it for a full refund. Consumers can arrange the refund by calling Customer Service on 1800 650 760 to receive a pre-paid shipping label to return the product bearing the recalled lot number. When returning the product, consumers are asked to clearly mark the shipping package on the outside as follows: ATTENTION: RECALLED PRODUCT.

For any questions, please contact Arbonne at CustomerService@arbonne.com or call 1800 650 760.

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inov8 Sales and Marketing — EuroSlim model ES-002 massage cushion

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

EuroSlim massage cushion product packaging

Product description

Massage cushion
Model ES-002
With 240V power adaptor and 12V car adaptor

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The electrical adaptor is not certified and does not comply with Australian Electrical Standards.

What are the hazards?

The adaptor may overheat, which may lead to a fire or electric shock.

What should consumers do?

Consumers can obtain a replacement 240V power adaptor by contacting Inov8 Sales and Marketing by email info@inov8.net.au or by phone 0439 324 760.

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Nissan Motor Co (Australia) Pty Ltd — Nissan C11 Tiida (MY2006-2012) & Nissan D40 Navara (MY2006-2015)

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Nissan C11 Tiida (MY2006-2012)
Takata passenger airbag inflator - beta
41 154 vehicles affected

Nissan D40 Navara (MY2006-2015)
Takata passenger airbag inflator - beta
41 941 vehicles affected

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Once parts availability is confirmed, Nissan will contact owners of affected vehicles at their last known address with instructions to contact a Nissan dealership to arrange replacement of the passenger airbag inflator, free of charge. You can find your nearest dealership by using the "Find A Dealer" tab at http://www.nissan.com.au/

Owners of Nissan vehicles can obtain further information about the recall by calling the Nissan Customer Service Centre toll free on 1800 035 035 (Mon-Fri 8.30am-6pm EST) or by using the online form at http://www.nissan.com.au/Forms/Contact-Us

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Cyclingdeal — Road Mountain Bike Bicycle Cycling Adult Helmet

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Helmet Photograph

Product description

Mountain bike helmets in various colours.

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Testing identified the harness may not meet all the performance requirements of the mandatory safety standard Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard)(Bicycle Helmets) Regulations 2001 Statutory Rules 2001 No. 279 as amended.

What are the hazards?

There is a possibility the helmet may not provide adequate protection to the wearer in the event of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Cyclingdeal at sales@cyclingdeal.com.au or on 03 9793 9188 for a full refund of purchased price.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific, Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "CLA", "A" and "B" Class Passenger Cars

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "CLA", "A" and "B" Class passenger cars

What are the defects?

If the starter were to become blocked due to prior damage and if multiple and/or extended start attempts were to be made in this condition, the starting current limiter could be electrically overloaded and overheat.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case scenario, this could cause nearby components to ignite and cause a fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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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

What are the defects?

In the affected vehicles, continued exposure of the 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.

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

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class Passenger Cars

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class passenger cars
Front right (driver's) seat belt

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The propellant mixing ratio of certain front right (driver) seat belt tensioner squibs may not meet the specifications.

What are the hazards?

The front right (driver's) seat belt tensioner may not deploy. This may increase the risk of injury to the driver if the vehicle is involved in an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class Passenger Cars

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "C", "S" and "GLC" Class passenger cars

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The propellant mixing ratio of certain passenger seat belt tensioner squibs may not meet the specifications.

What are the hazards?

The front passenger seat belt tensioner may not deploy. This may increase the risk of injury to the passenger if the vehicle is involved in an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about the recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited — Subaru WRX & WRX STI (MY 2015)

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Subaru (MY) 2015 WRX and WRX STI vehicles fitted with a Harman Kardon subwoofer

Identifying features

What are the defects?

If cargo contacts the underside of the subwoofer that protrudes into the boot area in certain MY15 WRX and WRX STI vehicles, an electrical short circuit may be created and this may cause the subwoofer to overheat.

What are the hazards?

Risk of fire if the subwoofer speaker overheats.

What should consumers do?

Known owners will be contacted by Subaru and asked to present their vehicles to their preferred Subaru dealer for the installation of a spacer kit to prevent an electrical short circuit. The repair work will be carried out free of charge.

Further information can be obtained from the Subaru Customer Relations Team by telephoning 1300 550 994 (Mon-Fri 8am to 8pm AEST; Sat 8.30am to 5pm AEST), emailing feedback@subaru.com.au or visiting https://www.subaru.com.au/recall

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Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd — Gentamicin Injection BP 80 mg in 2 mL Steriluer ampoules in packs of 10 or 50

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Gentamicin Injection BP 80 mg in 2 mL Steriluer ampoules in packs of 10 and 50.

Gentamicin Injection belongs to a group of medicines known as aminoglycoside antibiotics, which work by preventing bacteria from growing and by killing them. Gentamicin Injection is most commonly used to treat serious and potentially life-threatening infections in many different parts of the body, such as chest infections, urinary tract infections and infected wounds or burns. It can be used in adults and children.

Gentamicin Injection is primarily used in hospitals, but it can be dispensed from community pharmacies for use in settings such as nursing homes or local clinics. It is possible that some affected products could have been dispensed to patients for use outside of a clinical setting, such as at home.

The 10 affected batch numbers and expiry dates are:
• Batch A115 expiry date 30 November 2017
• Batch A115A expiry date 30 November 2017
• Batch A115B expiry date 30 November 2017
• Batch A129 expiry date 31 December 2017
• Batch A297 expiry date 31 May 2018
• Batch A316 expiry date 31 August 2018
• Batch A318 expiry date 31 May 2018
• Batch A342 expiry date 31 July 2018
• Batch A394 expiry date 31 October 2018
• Batch A448 expiry date 31 December 2018

AUST R: 11376

What are the defects?

Potential allergic reaction - affected batches of Gentamicin Injection may contain higher than expected amounts of histamine.

What are the hazards?

Histamine injected intravenously or intramuscularly can potentially lead to signs and symptoms of hypersensitivity reactions, including severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis). The risk of this occurring is increased for patients who are children and patients with severe kidney impairment.

Signs and symptoms of severe allergic reactions can include one or more of the following:
• generalised rash
• hives or welts (a red, itchy, lumpy rash, like mosquito bites)
• a tingling feeling in or around the mouth
• stomach pain, vomiting and/or diarrhoea
• facial swelling
• difficulty with breathing and/or noisy breathing
• swelling of the tongue
• swelling and/or tightness in throat
• difficulty talking and/or hoarse voice
• loss of consciousness and/or collapse.

What should consumers do?

If you or someone you provide care for is using Gentamicin Injection outside of a clinical setting, such as at home, check to see if your medicine is from an affected batch. If it is, return the affected product to your pharmacy for a refund and speak to your health professional as soon as possible to discuss replacement.

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

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Monza Imports Australia — GT Aggressor Expert, Comp and Sport Mountain Bikes

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Sport - Gunmetal

Product description

2018 27.5 M Aggressor Expert - black only

2018 27.5 F Aggressor Comp - black or blue

2018 27.5 M Aggressor Sport - gunmetal grey or deep navy

Identifying features

What are the defects?

In certain cases, the handlebars have not been properly manufactured and will bend easily in normal use.

What are the hazards?

If the handlebars bend during use the rider may lose control and fall, possibly causing serious injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should check the serial number to see if their bike is affected.

To check the serial number, consumers should turn the bike upside down and remove the screw holding the bottom bracket cable guide in place. Move the guide and cables slightly to read the stamped 11-digit serial number.

Consumers should then visit http://serialnumbers.dorelsports.com and type in the 11-digit serial number. If the bike is affected by the recall, consumers should return the GT Bicycle immediately to the nearest GT retailer to have a replacement handlebar fitted.

For further information about this recall consumers can contact Monza Imports Cycling on 03 8327 8080 or cyclingtechroom@monzaimports.com.au

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Target Australia — Girl's Frill Sleep Short

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

sleep shorts

Product description

Target Girl's Frill Sleep Short

Keycode:

60340306- Size 8
60340320- Size 10
60340337- Size 12
60340344- Size 14
60340351- Size 16

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The circumference of the leg of the sleep shorts does not comply with the measurement requirements of the mandatory standard 'Consumer Goods (Children’s Nightwear and Limited Daywear and Paper Patterns for Children’s Nightwear) Safety Standard 2017'.

What are the hazards?

These garments may be a fire risk to the wearer.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and return it to a Target or Target Country store as soon as possible for a full refund.

For further information, contact the Target Customer Support Centre on 1300 753 567.

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

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

Product description

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

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Takata has identified that the chemical ammonium nitrate, which is used as a propellant in the airbag inflator, degrades over time under certain environmental conditions.

This can cause some airbags (driver and/or passenger) to deploy during a collision with too much internal pressure causing the airbag’s metal inflator housing to rupture, with metal fragments and shrapnel propelling out of the airbag and into vehicle occupants.

Industry broadly defines two types of defective Takata airbag inflators:  ‘alpha’ airbags which were not produced according to design standards and ‘beta’ airbags manufactured according to design standards. The ‘alpha’ airbags have a higher risk of misdeployment and a higher risk of causing harm. Beta airbags also pose a risk to safety as propellant degrades over time after installation and will require replacement.

 

What are the hazards?

If a defective airbag deploys in an accident, the metal airbag inflator housing may rupture, propelling metal fragments and shrapnel towards vehicle occupants, causing serious injury and death to the driver and passengers.

What should consumers do?

If consumers are uncertain about whether their vehicle is affected by the recall they should contact their local dealership and/or Mazda Australia (phone 1800 034 411 Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5pm (EST or AEST)), email customersupport@mazda.com.au or check the VIN on the Mazda Australia website at https://www.mazda.com.au/recalls/. If consumers are affected they should organise to have the airbag replaced. The ‘alpha’ airbags have a higher risk of misdeployment and a higher risk of causing harm. The ACCC recommends that owners of cars with alpha airbags installed take immediate steps to have the airbags replaced. All repairs carried out as part of this recall are free of charge.

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Starkey Hearing Technologies — Surflink Media and Surflink Media 2 (models 200 & 210)

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Surflink Media and Surflink Media 2 are devices that wirelessly stream stereo sound from electronic devices, such as televisions, radios or MP3 players to compatible hearing aids.

ARTG Number: 293416

What are the defects?

Recall for product correction (firmware update)

These devices may be operating outside their permissible frequency band (915-928 MHz) and may cause interference with mobile towers (operating in the 902-915 MHz frequency band). This potential interference does not cause any interruption to the Surflink Media and Surflink Media 2 devices and the will continue to function correctly.

What should consumers do?

Users are being asked to temporarily return their devices to Starkey Hearing Technologies so they can undertake a firmware update to correct this issue. Updated devices will only operate within the permissible 915-928 MHz frequency band.

If you or someone you care for uses a Surflink Media or Surflink Media 2 device, you should receive further information about this issue from Starkey Hearing Technologies, as well as a form to fill in and a prepaid bag to return the device. Alternatively, you can choose to return the device to the audiology clinic where you purchased it.

Once the firmware has been updated, the device will be returned to you or the audiology clinic where you purchased it, so that it can be returned to you.

For further information, talk to your audiology clinic or contact Starkey Hearing Technologies on 1800 024 985.

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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz "GLE" Class Passenger Cars

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Mercedes-Benz "GLE" Passenger Cars

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The engine of affected vehicles may turn off when braking at a low speed (e.g. when braking for a traffic light).

Also, after an ECO start, the engine may turn off again if the vehicle is accelerated slowly under a high load.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle will not restart automatically in these cases, but will have to be restarted manually instead, increasing the risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer for an inspection and repair of the vehicle.

Further information about this recall can be obtained from any Mercedes-Benz dealership.

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Chun Shing International Trading Pty Ltd — Triko Fibrous Juice Jelly (peach, mango or grape flavour), Dr Q Konjac Fruit Jelly (mango, lychee or grape flavour) & Sheng Xiang Zhen Assorted Flavor Fruity Coconut Jelly

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Triko fibrous juice jelly (mango)

Product description

Jelly cups containing konjac
Brands Triko, Dr Q and Sheng Xiang Zhen
Assorted flavours

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

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Evermore Group Pty Ltd — New Choice Assorted Jelly Cups

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

New Choice Assorted Flavor Mini Fruity Gels

Product description

Brand - New Choice
Product - Assorted Mini Fruit Jelly Cups
Pack Size - 300g

Identifying features

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

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Trans Oriental Import and Export Pty Ltd — Frozen Areca catechu (betel nuts)

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

frozen betel nuts

Product description

Frozen betel nut
Packaged in a plastic bag , various weights, 4 nuts per package

Lot 160831
Best Before 08/2018

What are the defects?

Sale of betel nuts is prohibited.

What are the hazards?

Betel nut may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Product should not be eaten and should be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

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Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific Ltd—Fujitsu LifeBook® incorporating Panasonic Battery Packs

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +1000

Product description

Lithium ion battery pack for certain Fujitsu notebook models:
1. Sold and shipped together with Fujitsu notebook during the period 2011-May to 2012-July
2. Sold as an option (standalone battery pack sales)
3. Provided as a battery pack replacement for PC product under warranty service

Identifying features

Models: E752 / P702 / S792 / SH792 (shipment period: 2012 May ~ 2012 Jul) Battery Part number: CP556150-01, CP556150-02 Battery Serial number: Z120102~Z120512

What are the defects?

In rare instances battery packs manufactured by Panasonic Corporation may overheat.

What are the hazards?

If the battery pack overheats this poses a fire risk and a burns hazard to users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should identify if their notebook and/or batteries are affected and to follow the safety instructions as a preventive measure until the replacement battery arrives.

Turn the computer off, unplug the AC adaptor and remove the battery pack.
Check the Product number and Serial number on the battery pack and see if they match the description shown under "Affected battery packs" if they match do not use this battery pack. To use your computer, power it using the AC adaptor directly.

Visit the Fujitsu website http://www.fujitsu.com/hk/support/products/2015-battery-recall.html for more details.

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Hyundai Motor Company Aust Pty Limited — Hyundai Sonata (LF)

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hyundai Sonata (LF) MY2015

Parking Brake Switch

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Defect in the parking brake switch that could fail to alert the driver when the park brake is still engaged.

What are the hazards?

Driving with park brake engaged could induce the risk of vehicle crashing and cause hazard to other road users.

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia will write to individual owners requesting them to make arrangement with their nearest Hyundai dealer to inspect and rectify the vehicles, free of charge.
For further information, contact the Hyundai Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 (Mon-Fri, 8.30am to 7pm AEST) or use the form at https://customercare.hyundai.com.au/hc/en-us/requests/new

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Hyundai Motor Company Aust Pty Limited — Hyundai ix35 (LM) and Santa Fe (CM)

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hyundai ix35 (LM) MY2011-2012
Hyundai Santa Fe (CM) MY2012

R-Engine Fuel Feed Hose Assembly

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Manufacturing defect in the fuel feed hose assembly that could result in a fuel leakage.

What are the hazards?

Fuel leakage has potential to start a fire in the engine compartment.

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia will write to individual owners requesting them to make arrangement with their nearest dealer to inspect and rectify the vehicles, free of charge.
For further information, contact the Hyundai Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 (Mon-Fri, 8.30am to 7pm AEST) or use the form at https://customercare.hyundai.com.au/hc/en-us/requests/new

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Oceania Bicycles Pty Ltd — Fuji Bicycles and Kestrel Bicycles

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +1000

Fuji & Kestrel Bicycles

Product description

2009 Fuji D6 Pro Bicycles
2010 Fuji D6 Pro Bicycles

2009 Kestrel Evoke SL Bicycles
2009 Kestrel Talon SL Tri Bicycles

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The bicycle handlebar stems can corrode and break.

What are the hazards?

If the bicycle handlebar stem breaks, the rider may lose control and crash.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the bicycles and return them to the place of purchase for a free handlebar stem replacement.

For further information, phone Oceania Bicycles Pty Ltd on 03 9799 4144 or visit www.ocbicyles.com.au

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Hino Motor Sales Australia — Hino 500 Series

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

Product description

Hino 500 Series
Affected models: FE7JGMA-UAU, FE7JJMA-UAU, FE7JLMA-UAU and FE7JPMG-UAU
Manufactured 2013-2015
237 vehicles affected

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The automatic transmission output flange may develop wear due to torque fluctuation of the engine and as a result of frequent acceleration and deceleration.

What are the hazards?

This wear could allow the output flange bolt to come loose causing oil leakage and the transmission warning light to come on. In the worst case scenario, the driveshaft may detach from the vehicle while the vehicle is being operated. This may create an accident risk for the vehicle user and other road users or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by letter and should return their vehicle to the nearest authorised Hino Dealership for inspection and repair at no cost.

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Pure Foods Tasmania no.1 — Single Selection Classic Original Pate 125g

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

tas pate.jpg

Product description

Pure Tasmanian Pate 125g packet
Batch No 53

Identifying features

What are the defects?

The presence of an undeclared allergen (fish).

What are the hazards?

Allergic reaction causing illness or anaphylactic reaction.

What should consumers do?

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

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AbbVie Pty Ltd — Lucrin Depot Paediatric leuprorelin acetate 30mg for injection, prefilled dual chamber syringe (single dose)

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +1100

leuprorelin acetate 30mg PDS

Product description

One lot only - 1078155. The lot number is displayed on the left side of the front panel of the packs (see image).
Expiry 31/12/2019
Supplied from 2 August 2017

Lucrin Depot Paediatric 30mg PDS is used to treat central precocious puberty, a condition causing children to enter puberty prematurely.

AUST R: 218936

What are the defects?

Potential for incomplete delivery of medication.

The batch is being recalled due to reports of the active ingredient powder not dissolving sufficiently with the diluent liquid in the syringe, causing clumping. The clumping is readily visible to the naked eye in affected products and should be noticed on inspection.

What are the hazards?

If the contents of the syringe are injected, it could result in the incomplete delivery of medication and the patient receiving a sub-therapeutic dose. Injection of affected medication could also result in increased irritation or reaction at the injection site.

What should consumers do?

If you, or somebody you care for, is taking Lucrin Depot Paediatric 30mg PDS, please be alert to this issue. Check any prefilled syringes that you have and if they are from lot number 1078155, return them to your pharmacy for refund or replacement. All pre-filled syringes should be routinely inspected before use and if you notice anything unusual, consult a health professional.

Further information is available from AbbVie Medical Information on 1800 043 460.

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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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"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) ..


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PRODUCT LIABILITY AND THE CONFLICT OF LAWS IN AUSTRALIA


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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 ..


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Product Liability and Private International Law: Jurisdiction in ..


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


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CONFERENCE BOOKLET


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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 ..


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University of Hawai'i-University of Sydney Symposium


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WORKING PAPER #29


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RISING LEGAL COSTS


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CASTAN CENTRE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS LAW - Monash University


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The moral and political philosophy of law examined


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PRODUCT LIABILITY AND THE CONFLICT OF LAWS IN AUSTRALIA


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Sanctions for the recalcitrant lawyer and party


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E Law: Constructing a Liability: Bryan v Maloney


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


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08 COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS


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Module 6 Commercial Dispute Resolution


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


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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).


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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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