Austico Apparel—JA Sunglasses Sold Exclusively through Ed Harry Stores

Identifying features

EH174/BLK 112441
EH245/BLK 112445

What are the defects?

The sunglasses do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for sunglasses and fashion spectacles. Specifically, the sunglasses failed to comply with clause 2.2 (transmittance matching pairs of lenses) of the mandatory standard for sunglasses.

What are the hazards?

The defects may affect the user's ability to judge the distance of objects, particularly moving objects. This has driving safety implications and may result in blurred vision and headaches.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using these sunglasses. Return the sunglasses to your nearest Ed Harry store for a replacement set or a full refund of the purchase price.

Traders who sold this product

Specialty Mens Apparel t/as Ed Harry

Where the product was sold
Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
Northern Territory
South Australia
Western Australia
Dates available for sale
  • 1 September 2015 - 9 October 2015

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission