During 2008 a total of 15 electric appliances were recalled.

Here is a list of them.

If you own or use any of these you should stop using them and follow the recommended actions.


2008 Date Issued
Boston Scientific—Precision Charger 1. 01st October 2008
The Lincoln Electric Company—Power Wave AC/DC 1000 Power Source 8th September 2008
LG Electronics—Microwave Oven 16th July 2008
Logitech™—R-20 2.1 Speakers 26th June 2008
IKEA—Femton clamp goose-neck lamps (WA & SA) 18th June 2008
IKEA—Femton clamp goose-neck lamps (NSW, VIC & QLD) 18th June 2008
LG Electronics—Dishwashers 17th June 2008
Standard Communications Pty Ltd—Batteries supplied with TX6100 radio 6th June 2008
Mezzo and Maison—Sandwich makers 23rd April 2008
Vision Australia Ltd—Humanware Daisy CD player and power adapter 25th March 2008
Meyer Cookware Australia Pty Ltd—Raco Deco Cordless Dome Kettles 18th March 2008
Importers Salvage Centre—40 and 60 Watt Soldering Irons 25th February 2008
Clipsal Australia Pty Ltd—IP56 rated—Industrial HD Load Break Switch 18th February 2008
Fujitsu General—Air Conditioner 14th February 2008
Godfreys—Turbo Dust Interceptor 14th January 2008

Source Product Safety Recalls Australia

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Regular test and tagging of electrical appliances reduces the risk of injuries and deaths from electric shock.