Publications

Consumer protection notice No. 35 of 2011 - Safety warning notice (Amber teething necklaces)

Amber teething necklaces and bracelets consist of amber beads which are a fossilised tree resin and range in colour from yellow to white and beige and brown. The products are sold by a range of suppliers under a variety of names.
Date published: 
30 Sep 2011

Proposed tobacco labelling (graphic health warnings) mandatory standard

The purpose of this consultation paper was to seek comments on the proposed changes to the tobacco graphic health warning system.
Date published: 
17 Sep 2011

Working under a vehicle

Outlines the dangers of working under a vehicle that is supported by a jack. It also provides a safety checklist on what to consider when working under a vehicle.
Date published: 
1 Sep 2011

Prams and strollers

Provides a safety checklist and information on what to look for when buying prams and strollers and using them safely.

Date published: 
1 Sep 2011

Consumer protection notice No. 32 of 2011 - Proposed ban notice (Babies' dummy chains)

Dummy chains are used to attach a babies' dummy to its clothing and are therefore likely to be chewed or mouthed by the child.
Date published: 
18 Aug 2011

Consumer protection notice No. 31 of 2011 - Proposed ban notice (Babies' dummies)

The Draft Notice proposes to revoke the interim ban on babies' dummies to which there are crystals, beads or other similar ornaments attached to the ring or handle or plug or shield.
Date published: 
18 Aug 2011

7 easy steps for ladder safety

Follow these seven easy steps to use a ladder safely.
Date published: 
4 Aug 2011

7 easy steps for recovery (snatch) strap safety

Follow these seven easy steps to use recovery (snatch) straps safely.
Date published: 
4 Aug 2011

7 easy steps for angle grinder safety

Follow these seven easy steps to use an angle grinder safely.
Date published: 
4 Aug 2011

Product testing: responses to questions asked online during the ACCC's webinar

A list of questions (with answers) posed online during the ACCC's product testing webinar.

Date published: 
4 Jul 2011