Wild Republic Australasia Pty Ltd — Slap Watch with Various Character Faces

Photograph of Slap Watch with Turtle Design
Photograph of Slap Watch with Kangaroo Design
Photograph of Slap Watch with Mermaid Design
Photograph of Slap Watch with Crocodile Design
Photograph of Slap Watch with Koala Design

Identifying features

Other
See attached list of affected products

What are the defects?

The button battery compartment of the product may not be adequately secured and the batteries may be easily accessible.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the products. Wild Republic will contact affected consumers to arrange a return and refund.

For further information, consumers can contact Wild Republic by phoning 07 3265 5288 or via email sales@wildrepublic.com.au

Traders who sold this product

Various tourist attractions, zoos, museums, toy stores and gift stores

Where the product was sold
Nationally
International
Dates available for sale
  • 21 December 2020 - 15 March 2021

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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