Publications

Portable pools - Kids can down without a sound brochure

Even in small or large portable pools, kids can drown in seconds!
Date published: 
13 Dec 2012

Portable pools - Kids can drown without a sound poster

Even in small or large portable pools, kids can drown in seconds!
Date published: 
13 Dec 2012

Protect your pool, protect your kids

In NSW, 12 children under five years of age drowned in 2010-11, with a further 64 children being admitted to hospital for near drowning.
Date published: 
13 Dec 2012

Survey of Dimethyl Fumarate concentrations in desiccant sachets

Report on survey of levels of Dimethyl Fumarate (DMF) concentrations in desiccant sachets as an indicator of the potential presence of DMF in footwear and bag articles supplied in Australia.
Date published: 
31 Oct 2012

Hair straighteners - straight out of reach poster

Did you know that a hair straightener can get hot enough to fry an egg? Each week, one child in Queensland alone, suffers serious burns from hair straighteners.
Date published: 
18 Oct 2012

Pedal bicycles and bicycle helmets

This bulletin alerts suppliers of pedal bicycles and bicycle helmets to some of the hazards associated with these consumer goods. It also outlines some of your responsibilities as a supplier.
Date published: 
9 Oct 2012

Product safety guide for business

The product safety guide for business has been designed to help suppliers of consumer goods understand Australia’s national product safety laws, and ensure they only sell products that comply with those laws.
Date published: 
21 Sep 2012

Mobility scooter usage and safety survey report

Australia’s first national survey of mobility scooter users.
Date published: 
4 Sep 2012

Hair straighteners - straight out of reach flyer

Each week one child in Queensland suffers serious burns from hair straighteners.
Date published: 
1 Sep 2012

Consumer protection notice No. 4 of 2012 - Proposed ban notice (Permanent ban on small, high powered magnets)

The products of concern are small, high powered magnets which are generally supplied as aggregated masses to adults as novelty products.
Date published: 
22 Aug 2012