Malmar Enterprises Pty Ltd—Yo-Yo Octopus Ball
What are the defects?
The product is subject to a permanent ban on Yo-Yo Water Balls and similar products. The product has an elastic cord capable of extending to 500mm in length.
What are the hazards?
The cord can stretch to over one metre in length and may wind around a child’s neck, especially if swung around the head, and cause choking. The highly elastic and ‘sticky’ nature of the cord can constrict breathing if wound tightly.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Alternatively, contact Malmar Enterprises by phoning 07 5527 8866 or emailing them at firstname.lastname@example.org
Discount variety stores
- 21 July 2011 - 14 October 2011
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.