Publications

The game plan for moveable soccer goal safety - Anchor, check, respect brochure

This safety brochure provides information on the hazards along with tips on how you can anchor, check and respect your soccer goalposts and stay safe before, during and after games.
Date published: 
29 Jun 2012

The game plan for moveable soccer goal safety - Anchor, check, respect poster

ACCC have partnered with Football Federation Australia for a national safety initiative helping to prevent deaths and serious injuries to kids and teenagers – and make soccer a safe activity for everyone involved.
Date published: 
29 Jun 2012

Portable spas, pools, potty skimmers and outlets - Supplier guide

Under the Australian Consumer Law, product safety bans are introduced when considered reasonably necessary to prevent or reduce the risk of injury. This guide provides a summary of the ban on supply of:

Date published: 
8 Nov 2010

Aquatic toys - Supplier guide

Under the Australian Consumer Law, mandatory consumer product safety standards (also known as mandatory standards) are introduced when considered reasonably necessary to prevent or reduce the risk of injury.

Date published: 
12 Aug 2010

Fixed-gear pedal bicycles - Supplier bulletin

This bulletin alerts suppliers of pedal bicycles about serious safety issues related to fixed-gear bicycles, or ‘fixies’.

Date published: 
12 Jul 2010

Treadmills - Supplier guide

Under the Australian Consumer Law, mandatory consumer product safety standards are introduced when considered reasonably necessary to prevent or reduce the risk of injury. This guide provides a summary of the requirements for supply of treadmills.

Date published: 
9 Mar 2010

Flotation toys and swimming aids - Supplier bulletin

The ACCC is keen to alert suppliers to requirements of two new mandatory product safety standards: Flotation and aquatic toys and Swimming and flotation aids.

Date published: 
11 Aug 2009

Treadmills (domestic) - Safety alert

Over the last three years, more than 100 serious accidents associated with treadmills have occurred in Australian homes. This brochure offers safety guidelines for protecting your children.

Date published: 
6 Nov 2008

Basketball rings and backboards - Poster

This poster provides safety information for installing and using basketball rings and backboards.  It also features the key message: Don't swing on the basketball ring.

Date published: 
16 Sep 2008

Basketball rings and backboards - Safety alert

This brochure provides information on installation and safe use of basketball rings and backboards.

Date published: 
10 Oct 2005