News

29 Jun 2012

FFA & ACCC kick off game plan for young soccer player safety

Football Federation Australia has partnered with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to help keep kids and teenagers safe around soccer goals.
26 Jun 2012

ACCC takes court action against Dateline Imports Pty Ltd

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against Dateline Imports Pty Ltd for alleged misrepresentations about the ingredients and safety of a hair straightening solution, Keratin Complex Smoothing Therapy.
20 Jun 2012

Kings Langley bargain store fined for unsafe toys

New South Wales Fair Trading reported that Calmex Pty Ltd trading as KM Best Bargain at Kings Langley has been ordered to pay $1,842 in fines and costs by Parramatta Local Court for supplying two children’s toys that contained small parts capable of choking a child.
20 Jun 2012

Re-offending Eastwood trader guilty of selling unsafe toys

New South Wales Fair Trading reported that Topstar International Pty Ltd trading as Dollar Store 123 Eastwood has been ordered to pay $2,021 in fines and costs by Parramatta Local Court for supplying a children’s toy that contained small parts capable of choking a child.
1 Jun 2012

Winter comforts need attention to safety

Queensland Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Jarrod Bleijie is urging Queenslanders to check electric blankets, heaters and hot water bottles ahead of the coming winter months.