Twinpeaks Leisure Pty Ltd—ALDI Crane Pool Noodle

PRA number

2013/13929

Published date

Product description

Pool noodle with connector
Pool noodle
Identifying features
Item Code (PLU): 43814 Barcode (EAN): 26178448

Other identifying numbers

Item Code (PLU): 43814
Barcode (EAN): 26178448

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the labeling requirements of Consumer Protection Notice No. 2 of 2009 - Consumer Product Safety Standard: Flotation Toys and Aquatic Toys because it is not marked with the required warnings. The regulation requires aquatic toys, such as pool noodles, to be permanently marked with the following warning in a contrasting colour: WARNING - AQUATIC TOY- USE ONLY UNDER SUPERVISION.

What are the hazards?

If parents do not properly supervise children whilst they are using the product, there is an increased risk that drowning may occur.

What should consumers do?

Immediately cease use of the pool noodle and return it to any ALDI Store for a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

ALDI Stores

Where the product was sold

Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
Queensland
Victoria

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement

Responsible regulator

Office of Fair Trading (NSW) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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