Product Recalls Australia – 6 March 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 6 March 2019

This week’s product recalls includes: Maserati Australia — Ghibli & Quattroporte (Petrol) MY2014-2015 Automotive Brands Group Pty Ltd t/as Autopro and Autobarn — Extreme Garage Ratchet Jack Stand Range – 2000kg, 3000kg, 4000kg Kmart Australia Ltd — Anko Wooden Shape Sorting House Soul Fresh — LoBros Organic Lemon Lime and Bitters Kombucha 330mL Taurus Legend Pty Ltd — 5 Ton Hydraulic Bottle Jack Target Australia […]

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Air-conditioner fires on the increase = greater need for smoke detectors in bedrooms

Air-conditioner fires on the increase = greater need for smoke detectors in bedrooms

I was pleased to see that the mainstream media were issuing a warning this morning about the high incidence of air-conditioners. As I reported at the start of the year, the electricity authority in my area advised that they had attended 3 fires caused by air-conditioners on Christmas Day alone. I have been in a room where an old window rattler caught fire but luckily […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 26 February 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 26 February 2019

This week’s product recalls includes: Targus Australia Pty Limited — APA95AU-50, 45W USB-C PD3.0 Laptop Wall Charger Aldi Stores (a Limited Partnership) — Organic Kombucha Raspberry Lemon 330mL and Lemon Lime & Bitters 330mL, 750mL Bio Living — Nature’s Path Envirokidz Gorilla Munch Cereal 284g BIG W — Christmas Wreath Candle Holder (extended recall) Target Australia Pty Ltd — Target Stick Blender TARHB40S 250W Janssen-Cilag […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 13 February 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 13 February 2019

This week’s product recalls includes: Jaguar Land Rover — Range Rover and Range Rover Sport MY2018-2019 Discount Dollar — Pokemon and Paw Patrol Walking Toys Polaris Sales Australia Pty Ltd — Polaris Ranger EV Utility Vehicle MY2015-2019 Giant Bicycles Co Pty Ltd — Giant & Liv Children’s Bicycles Volvo Car Australia — Volvo XC60 MY2018 & MY2019 Maleny Cheese — Maleny Herb and Garlic Feta […]

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Blog Question on Non-conforming cladding

Blog Question on Non-conforming cladding

I received the following question from an old friend who I first met while handling a complex claim for his company in 1984. I rang yesterday looking for advice or some information from LMI on the building cladding issue and if the commercial insurance underwriting industry are already or are considering paying claims out for “damage or loss” to the buildings. I wonder if its […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 6 February 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 6 February 2019

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Noise Toys Imports Pty Ltd — Damage Control Engineering Power Adaptor supplied with Strymon Guitar Effects Pedals Platinum Import Garage — Imported Mitsubishi Vehicles – Delica & Lancer BlueSkyGreenEarth Herbs Pty Ltd — OA/RA Capsules Mazda Australia Pty Ltd — Mazda MX-5 (ND) Automatic MY2015-2019 Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 906 Series ES Edition MY2006-2017 […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 30 January 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 30 January 2019

This week’s product recalls includes: Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz B and CLA Class Vehicles MY2018 Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 906 Vans MY2018 Kawasaki Motors Pty Ltd — Mule Pro-MX Models KAF700BKF & KAF700BDKF MY 2019 Electrical Home-Aids Pty Ltd — Hoover Dual Power Plus Carpet Washer REDARC Electronics — Tow-Pro Elite V2 Electric Trailer Brake Controller St John Ambulance […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 23 January 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 23 January 2019

This week’s product recalls includes the following: Tamex Import Export — Raw Apricot Kernels 400g Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd — Yamaha Motorcycle YZF-R3A MY2015-2018 Telwater Pty Ltd — Savage 645C, Savage 655C and Savage 655C Hard Top Fibreglass Boats Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd — Yamaha YZF-R3A Motorcycle MY2015-2016 Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd — Yamaha MT-03LA (MTN320/A) Motorcycle MY2016 Target Australia Pty Ltd […]

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Product Recalls Australia – 16 January 2019

Product Recalls Australia – 16 January 2019

This week’s produce recalls includes: Citroen Automobiles Australia — Citroen C4 Aircross MY2013 MTD Products Australia Pty Ltd — Cub Cadet Pro Z 100 S Series Commercial Ride On Lawn Mowers Australian Sedy Pty Ltd — 33″ and 60″ high lift farm jack Tesla Motors — Tesla Model S MY2014-2016 Beijing Tong Ren Tang Australia Pty Ltd — Bronchi-cough Pill (Qiguanyan Kesou Tanchuanwan) NF Importers […]

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Product Recall – Seeley Braemar Outdoor Air Conditioner Units

Product Recall – Seeley Braemar Outdoor Air Conditioner Units

As you know, I post each week the Product Recalls released by the ACCC and hope that it helps those who may have purchased a recall item to know and be able to return it before any problems. This one I felt needed its own post, as on Christmas Night 2018, the night of the fire in my own home, the emergency responders told me […]

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