New South Wales Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe today issued a warning on a dangerous gas cabinet heater that has been the subject of repeated warnings from Fair Trading and that caused a devastating fire in East Gosford last year.
Consumer Affairs Victoria will continue with product safety proceedings against Dimmeys Stores Pty Ltd and others, after the Federal Court upheld the Director’s right to take legal action in that court.
Following action by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, remote Indigenous communities in the Northern Territory will benefit from an innovative bilingual consumer radio education program that provides tips about keeping babies safe.
New South Wales Fair Trading Assistant Commissioner Robert Vellar today announced Fair Trading inspectors had this week visited 1,044 retailers providing information about the new interim product safety ban on synthetic drugs.
New South Wales Fair Trading Assistant Commissioner Robert Vellar today congratulated retailers across the state for their co-operation with Fair Trading inspectors in removing potentially life threatening synthetic drugs from sale.
In the biggest blitz yet by the state’s consumer protection agency, more than 100 NSW Fair Trading officers today visited 219 retailers across the state informing traders of the new interim product safety ban on a range of synthetic drugs.