Publications

Corded internal window coverings - Installation guide

This installation guide explains how either a cleat or a cord guide can be installed to keep loose cords secure.
Date published: 
19 Nov 2014

Consumer protection notice No. 1 of 2014 - Results of investigation (Fire wallets)

Fire wallets are a product used by magic enthusiasts and are also a novelty item. They have the appearance of a regular leather wallet but when opened they can produce a large flame.
Date published: 
25 Feb 2014

Consumer protection notice No. 8 of 2013 - Safety warning notice (Fire wallets)

Fire wallets are a product used by magic enthusiasts and are also a novelty item. They have the appearance of a regular leather wallet but when opened they can produce a large flame.
Date published: 
23 Nov 2013

Ban on small, high powered magnets

This bulletin provides information about the permanent ban on certain small, high powered magnets.
Date published: 
18 Jun 2013

Blind and curtain cords

This brochure has information about the hazards of blind and curtain cords/chains as well as steps you can follow to protect children from them.
Date published: 
13 Jul 2012

Consumer protection notice No. 3 of 2012 - Safety warning notice (Small high-powered rare-earth magnets)

Safety warning notice about adult novelty products that contain small high-powered rare-earth magnets. The products are marketed under various names including 'BuckyBalls', 'Neocubes' and 'Neodymium sphere magnets'.
Date published: 
2 Jul 2012

Avoid hot water bottle burns - Poster

This poster outlines safety information when using hot water bottles.

Date published: 
28 Jun 2010

Safety video: Hot water bottles - The hidden dangers

This safety video outlines the dangers behind the humble hot water bottle if used incorrectly.

The video features:

Date published: 
16 Jun 2010

Children's portable folding cots - Supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the legal requirements for supply of children’s portable folding cots, commonly known as folding cots.

Date published: 
2 Oct 2009

Household furniture hazards for kids - Safety alert

Make your home a safe place for children. Young children love to climb and will often play on household furniture. However, climbing on furniture can place children at significant risk.

Date published: 
30 May 2009