Hemco Industries Pty Ltd—Child Restraint Tether Anchor Kit

Identifying features

1800184 Hemco Child Harness
1771006 Hemco Tether Anchor Kit

What are the defects?

Batches 022 and 023 of the tether anchor bracket are faulty. The tether anchor bracket connects the car restraint tether strap to the car anchorage bolt.

What are the hazards?

If the tether anchor bracket fails in the event of a collision, the performance of the car restraint may be impacted, increasing the risk of injury to the child.

What should consumers do?

If you have fitted the tether anchor bracket assembly to your vehicle you should check the batch number stamped on it. If the batch number is "022" or "023", cease using the tether anchor immediately. Contact Hemco Industries by phone on 1300 065 057 or email service@hemco.com.au to arrange to receive a replacement tether anchor kit.
For further information on locating the batch numbers and returns please visit our website www.hemco.com.au or

Traders who sold this product

Direct sales
Seatbelt retailers and fitters
Baby hardware shops

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 April 2012 - 9 November 2012

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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