WP Hot Dollar Pty Ltd —"Rubber Heat Water Bag" Hot Water Bottles

Identifying features


What are the defects?

The hot water bottles did not have the required thickness of rubber. In addition, the hot water bottles did not contain the mandatory warning and instructions as required in the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard) (Hot Water Bottles) Regulations 2008.

What are the hazards?

The hot water bottles may leak, split or burst causing injury. In addition, due to incorrect labelling, consumers could misuse the product.

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using the product immediateely and return to the place of purchase to obtain a full refund.

WP Hot Dollar Pty Ltd.
Traders who sold this product

Hot Dollar

Where the product was sold
New South Wales
Dates available for sale
  • 1 July 2009 - 6 June 2011

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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