Emerson Process Management Australia Pty Ltd—InSinkErator Waste Disposer
What are the defects?
Due to improper installation or damage to the air swift, water may come into contact with the micro switch.
What are the hazards?
This poses a potential fire hazard.
What should consumers do?
See www.insinkeratorsafetynotice.com for assistance in determining whether they have an affected model, and for further information.
If an end user has an affected model, they can register to receive a replacement air switch. In the meantime, the disposer may be used normally, but should be disconnected from the power supply when not in use.
Consumers will be provided with a replacement air switch and simple instructions as to how to fit the replacement. Further assistance will be provided by InSinkErator on a case-by-case basis.
A list of distributors and retailers that purchased affected products will be supplied.
- 1 February 2014 - 28 February 2015
Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.