News

27 Aug 2014

Minister for Small Business: Infinity cables recall

The Abbott Government welcomes the constructive work of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and the regulatory taskforce in reaching an agreement on the recall of electrical cable produced by Infinity Cables Co Pty Ltd.
27 Aug 2014

ACCC: National Infinity electrical cable safety recall

18 electrical retailers and wholesalers have today recalled Infinity cables after they failed electrical safety standards due to poor quality plastic insulation coating.
27 Aug 2014

NSW backs national recall of Infinity cable

New South Wales Fair Trading Commissioner, Rod Stowe, has welcomed the national recall of Infinity-branded electrical cables, commonly used for household and commercial electrical wiring.
27 Aug 2014

QLD: National safety recall of Infinity electrical cable

Non-compliant electrical cable has been recalled nation-wide due to the risk of possible electric shock and fire.
9 Oct 2013

NSW: Mandatory recall: Infinity brand electrical cable

New South Wales Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe has announced mandatory recall and prohibition notices for all Infinity branded TPS and “orange round” electrical cable.
21 Dec 2012

ACCC announces recalls of unsafe ladders

The ACCC has negotiated recalls with two suppliers of multipurpose ladders in Australia after testing found the ladders failed to perform as they claimed.

13 Feb 2010

Urgent safety alert on stacked stone tiles

The ACCC has become aware of the distribution and sale of decorative wall tiles containing Tremolite asbestos, which is a prohibited hazardous substance.
7 Apr 2009

Easter—DIY safely

For many Australians the Easter break is the ideal time to catch up on those 'little jobs' that go undone on a normal weekend.