Otto Bock Australia Pty Ltd—Otto Bock Discovery Wheelbase/Leckey Mygo seat combination

Identifying features

Model numbers: HR3204 K or HR32040040-27

Note: only the 40.5cm Discovery Wheelbases with serial numbers up to and including 201042100610 are affected.

What are the defects?

Testing has shown that the frame of the Discovery Wheelbase, when used in conjunction with the Mygo Seat, does not meet appropriate crash test standards.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an accident the user may be unduly injured.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to cease using the Discovery Wheelbase / Mygo Seat combination as a seat in a vehicle. The chair may still be safely used as a mobility device.

Consumers should be contacted by their supplier within the next two weeks regarding the replacement reinforced model.

Consumers requiring further information on this recall can contact Otto Bock Australia Pty Ltd on 02 8818 2806.

Supplier
Otto Bock Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
New South Wales
Queensland
Western Australia

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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