Sunrise Imports Pty Ltd — Magnetic Hematite Rattlesnake Eggs

Rattlesnake eggs in package - elongated eggs
Rattlesnake eggs in package - round eggs

What are the defects?

These products are small, high-powered magnets. The product exceeds the maximum allowable magnetic flux index set by the permanent ban on certain small, high powered magnets, prescribed in Consumer Protection Notice No 5 of 2012 'Imposition of permanent ban on small, high powered magnets'.

What are the hazards?

If a child swallows more than one small high powered magnet, the magnets can stick together across the walls of the child's intestine or other digestive tissue, which can lead to internal injuries and even death. The magnets may pose a choking hazard to young children (small parts).

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have purchased the magnetic eggs will have been contacted by email the supplier. Consumers should stop using the magnets immediately and return them to Sunrise Imports for a full refund.

Further information is available by contacting the supplier Sunrise Imports Pty Ltd on 07 3800 7234.

Traders who sold this product

Sold online through Sunrise Imports Pty Ltd only

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 30 April 2017 - 21 October 2017

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission