What are the defects?
With certain instances the socket contact force is slightly lower than the Standard requirements. With certain instances the attachment of the Equipment Wiring does not comply with Standard requirements. Arduous usage could result in certain circuits becoming faulty. If a live circuit becomes faulty, the circuit will not function, and could be a fire-risk. If an earthing circuit becomes faulty, there is no protection against the user receiving a serious electric shock from a faulty appliance connected to that circuit.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Discontinue use immediately and return to point of purchase for refund.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.