Burke Pty Ltd—Burke Deluxe and Standard Hard Seat Bosun's Chairs

Identifying features

Model No's 201N and 202N

What are the defects?

Bosun Chairs manufactured between July and August 2007 may be fitted with a defective stainless steel lifting ring that if used could split or break causing injury or death
Due to the potential danger to users and uncertainty on when these products may have been purchased this product recall applies to all Burke Bosun Chairs sold after June 2007 that do not display either a production batch number or inspection label.

What are the hazards?

Injury or death

What should consumers do?

Cease using immediately and contact Burke P/L to organise for free inspection and load testing of the stainless steel lifting ring:
Burke Pty Ltd, 1/5 Clyde Street, Rydalmere NSW 2116.
Phone: 02 9638 4333
Fax: 02 9638 7951
Email: sales@burkemarine.com.au

Traders who sold this product

Variety of wholesale and retail outlets

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 20 June 2007 - 18 October 2009

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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