Smart Brands Pty Ltd—Smartfix 2 Litre Hot Water Bottles

PRA number

2009/11098

Published date

Product description

2 litre rubber hot water bottles. The hot water bottles can be identified by the year stamped 08 and 09 year located on the reverse side of the bottle neck. The hot water bottles were offered for sale at Franklins stores throughout NSW from March 2008 through to September 2009.
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Identifying features
Barcode number 9334761060128

Other identifying numbers

Barcode number 9334761060128

What are the defects?

The hot water bottles have been identified as having insufficient seam strength, not being the required thickness and the filling aperture (opening) not being the required size.

What are the hazards?

There is concern that these hot water bottles may leak, split or burst causing serious burns

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using these products and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Further information is available from Smart Brands Pty Ltd on telephone number 02 9386 9488 during normal working hours.

Supplier

Smart Brands Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Franklins

Where the product was sold

New South Wales

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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