Electrical appliance recalls

During 2013 a total of 36 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.


2013 Date Issued
The Reject Shop Ltd—Powerboard (6 Outlets with Surge Protection) 20th December 2013
NetComm Wireless Limited—NetComm Model NP204 200Mbps Powerline Adapter With AC Pass-through 13th December 2013
NetComm Wireless Limited—NetComm Model NP504 500Mbps Powerline Adapter With AC Pass-through 13th December 2013
IKEA—SMILA wall mounted lamp 11th December 2013
Australia Post—Travel Power Adaptor 4th December 2013
MPower Products Pty Ltd—LED Recessed Emergency Light—Nikko Pancake, LifeGuard 1 & LifeGuard 22nd December 2013
Google Inc—Power Charger for the HP Chromebook 11 Computer 28th November 2013
Kmart—Assorted Powerboards and Double Adaptor 15th November 2013
ALDI—Lumina Electric Blanket 31st October 2013
BIG W—La Cucina Capsule Coffee Machine 10th October 2013
Dux Manufacturing Ltd—Dux SunPro MP15 & Ecosmart Intelligent Hybrid Solar Gas Boosted Water Heaters 24th September 2013
BIG W—Abode 1.5 Litre Stainless Steel Blender 5th September 2013
Powerpod International Pty Ltd—USB Wall Charger 4th September 2013
Fisher & Paykel Appliances Pty Ltd—Dishwasher (DW60CC & DW60CE) Recall Extended 4th September 2013
Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd — Dishlex DX303 Dishwashers (previously repaired under PRA 2007/9689) 26th August 2013
Rexel Electrical Supplies—Bizline Screw Connector 26th August 2013
Infinity Cable Co Pty Ltd—TPS 2.5mm 2c+e Flat Cable 16th August 2013
Kmart—Homemaker Health Grill (Model No. LW-281) 17th June 2013
Chubb Fire & Security Pty Ltd t/a VitalCall—PEARL pendant used with VitalCall ERICA unit 13th June 2013
Chubb Fire & Security Pty Ltd t/a VitalCall—Plug-in power adaptor for VitalCall MK9 unit 13th June 2013
KTG Imports Pty Ltd—Disco Light 11th June 2013
Dare Gallery—Bahram Architects Desk Lamp 3rd June 2013
Aussie-smartbuys (eBay store)—”LNAWEI” Electrical Portable Outlet Device 29th May 2013
Amber Technology Ltd—TC Electronic BH250 Bass Guitar Amplifier 23rd May 2013
Philips Lighting Australia—Philips MASTER LED bulb 12-60W E27 2700K A60 22nd May 2013
Kmart—Jackeroo 240V Air Pump 20th May 2013
Samsung—Samsung Top Loader Washing Machines 29th April 2013
Beko Australia and New Zealand—Condenser Dryer 7kg (DCU 7330 X) 5th April 2013
Winplus Australasia Pty Ltd—Cocoon Baby Monitor Power Adaptors 2nd April 2013
Vivo International Corporation Pty Ltd—Vivo 50″ HD Plasma Television 18th March 2013
Allpower Industries—ECHO Electric Chainsaw 22nd February 2013
BIG W—Abode 2 and 4 Slice Toasters 20th February 2013
Costco Wholesale Australia Pty Ltd—Nature’s Mark Rotating Snowman 4th February 2013
The Reject Shop Ltd—Garden Edge Bug Zapper 14th January 2013
Alvin International Pty Ltd—Power Supply for Cricket Ball Trainer 8th January 2013
Alvin International Pty Ltd—Power Supply for Tennis Ball Launcher 8th January 2013


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.