I cannot understand the copycat attacks following the strawberry product tampering

I cannot understand the copycat attacks following the strawberry product tampering

My latest book, co-authored with my daughter Susan, Chicago: Lessons Learned has just gone off to the printers in readiness for the launch in Chicago on the day Susan graduates with her Doctor of Psychology.  One of the 6 case studies that we researched was the Tylenol Murders in 1982 which led to massive changes in packaging to prevent a re-occurrence. While no one was […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 18 September 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 18 September 2018

This week’s product recalls includes the following: TJM Products Pty Ltd — PACE Remote Reservoir Strut Assembly inc Coil Spring Shock Absorber – LHF & RHF – for Selected Ford Ranger Vehicles GSM (Operations) Pty Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Billabong International Limited — ELEMENT Brand Alder Boys Jacket Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz AMG, GT and GTS Passenger Cars Rhuby Delights — […]

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Takata Airbag Recall Saga continues..

Takata Airbag Recall Saga continues..

I have written on this issue a few times since it all came to light, however a new push from the South Australian government which has now begun enforcing a ban, stopping the registration of any affected vehicles which have not had the recall completed. I have even seen cases where insurance professionals haven’t had their car’s parts replaced when it is readily available and […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 12 September 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 12 September 2018

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Australia Manolite Pty Ltd— Aviator Sunglasses Australia Manolite Pty Ltd — Bow & Arrows Australia Manolite Pty Ltd — Halloween Make Up White Cream Australia Manolite Pty Ltd — Halloween Face Paint Australia Manolite Pty Ltd — Nail Polish Australia Manolite Pty Ltd — Creepy Skin Face Paint make up Sunshine Sprouts — Alfalfa Sprouts Marine Power International […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 4 September 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 4 September 2018

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Metcash — Community Co Thai Salad Kit 285g Mitchell’s Adventure — Embrace Nature, Enjoy Life Elastic Strap G&G Factory Outlet — Children’s Aviator Style Sunglasses Target Australia — 2 Pack Long Multi-Purpose Latches Trek Bicycle Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd — Bontrager Line Pro Flat Bicycle Pedals Orange Technology Group Pty Ltd — 216pc 4mm 5mm Neo Cube Magnetic […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 28 August 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 28 August 2018

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Supa Sundayz Pty Ltd — Demon Of Doubt with Rose Gold Reflectors Sunglasses Penske Commercial Vehicles — Western Star Trucks eBay Seller SmartPress — Magic Magnetic DIY Balls Maxomorra AB — Pyjama Set Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — 2017-2018 Ace 150 and 2018 Ranger 150 Youth Vehicles Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris RZR XP Turbo […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 22 August 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 22 August 2018

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Elinz Electronics Pty Ltd t/as Elinz — Pure Sine Wave Inverter Battery Charger Modere Australia Pty Ltd — Modere Liquid Foundation FCA Australia Pty Ltd — 2018 (KL) Jeep Cherokee Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford EcoSport Deere & Company — A&I Products Steel-top Canopies for Utility Tractors eBay Seller igrabaustralia — Bean Bag Liner Discount […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 7 August 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 7 August 2018

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Metcash — Black & Gold Mixed Vegetables 1kg Blackall Country Cheese Pty Ltd t/as Woombye Cheese Company – various cheeses Protein Supplies Australia — Lactose Free Whole Milk Powder Digital Safety Pty Ltd t/as BullEx Australia — Suppower Battery Charger Model M180600 Honda Motorcycle and Power Equipment Pty Ltd — Honda CRF250R GPC Asia Pacific — 6000 kg […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 31 July 2018

Product Recalls Australia – 31 July 2018

This week’s product recalls includes: Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd trading as Skoda Australia — Fabia II, Fabia III, Roomster, Rapid, Yeti, Octavia III, Superb II, Superb III & Kodiaq 2 Bucks Plus Loose Change — Gold Framed Sunglasses Ambient Lounge — Ottoman Lightforce Australia — Lightforce LiFePO4 Battery Charger Elegomall – Elego Magnetic Ball Metcash — Black & Gold Crumbed Fish Portions 500g DNZ […]

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Serious amounts of lead in some Hashmi eyeliners.

Serious amounts of lead in some Hashmi eyeliners.

I often ask you to keep your eye out for our warnings on recalled products. This one I want you to keep your eyes well away from. The NSW Health Department uncovered the issue when 3 children from the same family became sick. On testing two eyeliners, namely Hashmi Surmi Special and Hashmi Kohl Aswad, it was found they were a staggering 84 per cent […]

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