Ansell—PowerFlex Gloves

PRA number

2009/10658

Published date

Product description

PowerFlex gloves (Code 80-600) imported into Australia since November 2006 are marketed and labeled as "3544".
Identifying features
N/A

Other identifying numbers

N/A

What are the defects?

The gloves do not meet the highest level of blade cut protection as required by the European Standard EN388.

What are the hazards?

Injury.

What should consumers do?

Ansell has contacted each of its distributors in Australia and New Zealand by letter who in turn will contact customers. Ansell will provide a refund for all affected gloves where they are identified.

Supplier

Ansell Limited

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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