Austico Apparel—JA Sunglasses Sold Exclusively through Ed Harry Stores

PRA number

2015/15017

Published date

Product description

JA Brando sunglasses in black
JA Speedo sunglasses in black
Ed Harry Sunglasses
Identifying features
EH174/BLK 112441 EH245/BLK 112445

Other identifying numbers

EH174/BLK 112441
EH245/BLK 112445

What are the defects?

The sunglasses do not comply with the mandatory safety standard for sunglasses and fashion spectacles. Specifically, the sunglasses failed to comply with clause 2.2 (transmittance matching pairs of lenses) of the mandatory standard for sunglasses.

What are the hazards?

The defects may affect the user's ability to judge the distance of objects, particularly moving objects. This has driving safety implications and may result in blurred vision and headaches.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using these sunglasses. Return the sunglasses to your nearest Ed Harry store for a replacement set or a full refund of the purchase price.

Traders who sold this product

Specialty Mens Apparel t/as Ed Harry

Where the product was sold

Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
Northern Territory
Queensland
South Australia
Victoria
Western Australia

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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