We have identified a total of 8 electric appliance recalls during 2017 that may be relevant to workplace situations.
Here is a summarised list of electrical appliance recalls issue this year. If you own or use any of these you should stop using them and follow the recommended actions.
|Recalls 2017||Date Issued|
|Sonova Australia Pty Ltd — Phonak & Unitron Plug Adaptor Insert||5 January 2017|
|Swarts Cut Off Saw||11 January 2017|
|Gerard Lighting — Crompton XL-LED Performance Track Spotlight||17 January 2017|
|JB Hi-Fi Group Pty Ltd — Futuretronics Universal Charger||27 February 2017|
|Click 4-outlet Powerboard Model||20 March 2017|
|Panasonic Australia Pty Ltd — Panasonic Tablet FZ-G1 (Mk1 to Mk3) and Battery Pack||13 April 2017|
|Moretti 11-Fin Oil Column Heater||29 April 2017|
|Moretti and Click brand oil column heaters||5 May 2017|
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.
Updated 5 June 2017
Note: This information is general in nature and should not be used exclusively as a reference source. Refer to ACCC, Recalls Australia and other credible sources for full list of recalled products.