Warning on Dangerous Charger, Clothing and Theme Park LED Figures

NSW Fair Trading is warning the public about recent recalls of dangerous products including LED figurines families may have purchased at theme parks during holidays in Queensland.

Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe said it is important for people to check information about product safety recalls by visiting www.recalls.gov.au.

The PowerGuard—PowerGuard Tablet Protector PGTP350B* Series

PowerGuard Recall

PRA number:
2015/14856

Product description:
2.1 amp charger, Model Number PGTP350B followed by a further letter that denotes colour. Batch numbers: 300611, 300612, 300613, 300636, 300699, 300642, 300721, 300801, 300817, 300868, 300894, 301038.

What are the defects?
The internal insulation is not to specification.

What are the hazards?
Risk of electric shock.

Sold:
Nationally 1st November 2013 - 1st August 2015 at Harvey Norman, Domayne, Joyce Mayne, Vodafone.

Supplier:
PowerGuard - http://www.powerguard.com.au

What should consumers do?
Stop using the Product immediately. Contact PowerGuard to arrange return and replacement of the defective product. Call 1800 077 501, Monday-Friday 9am - 5pm AEST.

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

Bonds Recall Items

PRA number:
2015/14855

Product description:
Newborn baby clothing - Style No: BYKUW, BYKUA and BYGJA

What are the defects?
The product may have a broken needle from manufacturing.

What are the hazards?
The needle may protrude through the product, posing a potential laceration or puncture hazard.

Sold:
Nationally 1 December 2013 - 5 August 2015 by Big W, Bonds Retail Outlets, bonds.com.au, Toys R Us, Baby Bunting, House of Bonds, David Jones, Your Wardrobe, Trade Secret.

Supplier:
Pacific Brands Clothing Pty Ltd - http://www.bonds.com.au

What should consumers do?
Return the product to the place of purchase or contact Bonds on 1800 806 906 or recallhelp@pacbrands.com.au for a full refund or replacement.

Big W - Dymples Infants Woven Rompers

Dymples Recall Items

PRA number:
2015/14841

Product description:
Dymples Infants Woven Ruffle Romper article numbers: Denim - 857718, 857719, 857720, 857721, 857722. White Spot - 857723, 857724, 857725, 857776, 857777. Dymples Infants Broderie Romper Dress, article numbers: Pink - 857921, 857922, 857923, 857924, 857925. White - 857936, 857937, 857938, 857939, 857940. The article number can be found on the reverse side of the care label.

What are the defects?
The press studs may become loose during use resulting in them detaching from the garment.

What are the hazards?
The detached press stud may pose a potential choking hazard.

Sold:
Nationally - 20th July 2015 - 24th July 2015, 27th July 2015 - 30th July 2015.

Supplier:
Big W - http://www.bigw.com.au

What should consumers do?
Customers should immediately cease using the Dymples Infants Ruffle Romper and the Dymples Infants Broderie Romper Dress and return it to any BIG W store for a full refund. Call 1300 244 999.

Village Roadshow Theme Parks Pty Ltd LED Light Figurines

Village Roadshow Recall Items

PRA number:
2015/14854

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

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

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

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

Supplier:
Village Roadshow Theme Parks Pty Ltd ABN 60 010 919 623 - http://themeparks.com.au

What should consumers do?
Consumers should either bring the product back to Sea World or Warner. Bros. Movie World to get a refund or safely dispose of the batteries and the figurines and contact Village Roadshow Theme Parks to arrange a full refund of the purchase price. Call: 07 55 738 431. Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm. Email: ProductRecalls@vrtp.com.au

See www.recalls.gov.au.