During 2012 a total of 56 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.


2012 Date Issued
Cheap as Chips—Air Hockey Table 24th December 2012
Hager B&R Pty Ltd—Hager RCBO Circuit Breaker 24th December 2012
Philips Lighting Australia—Philips Master LED GU10 8W 21st December 2012
BIG W—Abode Convection Oven 12th December 2012
BSH Home Appliances Pty Ltd—Specified Models of Bosch-Branded Dishwashers (manufactured between 2000 and 2006 inclusively) 29th November 2012
Setec Pty Ltd—NEDAP PowerRouter 15th November 2012
Woolworths Ltd—Christmas Collection Indoor/Outdoor Christmas Lights & Connectable LED Rope Light 6m (Red, Blue, White and Green) 15th November 2012
Masters Home Improvement—Merry Christmas White LED Flashing Comet Rope Light & Merry Christmas White LED Flashing Star Rope Light 15th November 2012
BIG W—Assorted Christmas Time LED Rope Lights 15th November 2012
Plantronics Pty Ltd—Plantronic Pin Adaptor 2nd October 2012
Source Co Electric Pty Ltd—Earth Leakage Protection Device (Regis RCBO Model RDL 7NL) 24th September 2012
Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd—Simpson EZI-Set Top-Load Clothes Washing Machine 17th September 2012
Origin Cleaning Equipment Pty Ltd—Back Pack Vacuum Cleaners 13th September 2012
Bose Pty Limited—Bose CineMate GS Series II and Bose CineMate Series II 12th September 2012
Fisher & Paykel Australia Pty Ltd—Refrigerators 11th September 2012
Crazysales.com.au & Oz-auction (eBay store)—Party Stage Light 10th September 2012
iFuture Tech—12 + 10 LED Rechargeable Emergency Light & Torch 27th August 2012
Sunbeam Corporation Limited—Heritage & Regency Electric Blankets by Sunbeam 17th August 2012
Target Australia Pty Ltd—Sieger Steam Mop 17th August 2012
Fisher & Paykel Australia Pty Ltd—Dishwasher (DW60CS & DW60CD) 14th August 2012
Fisher & Paykel Australia Pty Ltd—Dishwasher (DW60CC & DW60CE) 14th August 2012
DB Deals Online Pty Ltd (trading as Door Buster)—All-in-one iPad Accessory Kit 10th August 2012
Watts Clever (Australia) Limited—Standby Power Controller (SPC) (Power Board) 9th August 2012
Dick Smith Electronics (Woolworths Limited)—Dick Smith 9″ Portable DVD / Media Player 27th July 2012
Seeley International Pty Ltd—Convair Prestigio panel heaters 23rd July 2012
BIG W—Abode 3L Stainless Steel Deep Fryer 10th July 2012
Fisher & Paykel Australia Pty Ltd—Dishdrawer Dishwasher 9th July 2012
Leggett & Platt (Taizhou) Co. Ltd.—Adjustable Beds (Model 1, Model 2, Classic) 6th July 2012
Australia Sedy P/L—Powerboards 29th June 2012
Dux Hot Water—Dux Gas-Boosted Solar Tanks and EcoSmart Intelligent Hybrid Tanks 22nd June 2012
LINK Technology.net Pty Ltd—Evantair Electric Flame Effect Heater 18th June 2012
Legrand Australia—HPM Assorted Extension Leads 15th June 2012
Technika Pty Ltd—CERHE09PSS-2 Ceramic Upright Cooker 8th June 2012
Add Plus Noosa—Bali Table Lights 30th May 2012
Sullivans International Ltd—15 Watt Glue-Gun 4th May 2012
Cesco Australia Limited—Cesco Greenpower LPG/NG Generators 4th May 2012
MUSICLINK Australia Pty Ltd—Korg Pa3X Battery Pack (76 key and 61 key keyboards) 1st May 2012
Rural Fire Brigades Association Queensland—Small Rechargeable Torch / Flashlight 30th April 2012
Rural Fire Brigades Association Queensland—5 inch GPS Unit 30th April 2012
Rural Fire Brigades Association Queensland—4.3 inch GPS Unit 30th April 2012
Rural Fire Brigades Association Queensland—3D Rechargeable Torch / Flashlight 30th April 2012
Rural Fire Brigades Association Queensland—7 inch GPS Unit 30th April 2012
IKEA—IKEA 365+ SÄNDA ceiling lamp track (70cm & 114cm) 26th April 2012
Futuretronics.com.au Pty Ltd—Futuretronics Travel Solution Universal USB Power Charge Kit 23rd April 2012
BIG W—”Living Essentials” Electric Blanket (RE-ANNOUNCED – PRA2011/12679) 19th April 2012
Kmart—”Homemaker” Electric Blanket (RE-ANNOUNCED – PRA2011/12679) 19th April 2012
Gerard Sourcing & Manufacturing—LINDA Electric Blanket (RE-ANNOUNCED – PRA2011/12679) 19th April 2012
Godfreys—Turbo Dust Interceptor Electric Vacuum Cleaner Attachment 22nd March 2012
Mincor Investments Pty Ltd (trading as iMAAGE Envirolife)—18 x 1W LED Par 38 Lamp 22W 14th March 2012
PoolPower Australia Pty Ltd—Puresilk Chlorinators & Puresilk Chromatalyzers 14th March 2012
Woolworths Ltd—Home Collection & Abode 2000W Oscillating Fan Heater (RECALL EXTENDED) 12th March 2012
Yatsal Distributors—Duramax Fuse Set 17th February 2012
Eltech Industries—ISO-MAX Solar Connect DC Isolator 27th January 2012
Sanyo Oceania Pty Ltd—Sanyo Convection Grill Microwave Oven 24th January 2012
Hitachi Australia Pty Ltd—Hitachi Inverter Welding Machine 11th January 2012
Aus LED Lighting—LED Decorative Fairy Lights 9th January 2012

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.