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Legrand Australia—HPM Assorted Extension Leads

PRA number: 2012/13171
Date published: 15th June 2012

Product information

Product description

White extension leads (with and without piggy back plugs) in lengths of 1m to 15m

Identifying features

R2702 - 2 metre white extension lead
R2703 - 3 metre white extension lead
R2705 - 5 metre white extension lead
R2707 - 7 metre white extension lead
R2710 - 10 metre white extension lead
R2715 - 15 metre white extension lead
R2601 - 1 metre white extension lead with piggy back plug
R2602 - 2 metre white extension lead with piggy back plug
R2604 - 4 metre white extension lead with piggy back plug
R2606 - 6 metre white extension lead with piggy back plug
R2610 - 10 metre white extension lead with piggy back plug
Affected products have the date code 02/12, 03/12, and 04/12.

What are the defects?

The wires have been accidentally transposed during manufacture, meaning the pins on the plug may not be wired to the correct aperature on the socket.

What are the hazards?

If the Active and Earth wires are swapped, there is a risk of electric shock if the extension lead is used with a Class 1 (earthed) appliance.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st March 2012 - 14th June 2012

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Mitre-10, Officeworks, Danks, Dick Smith Electronics, Big W, Electrical Wholesalers

Supplier

Legrand Australia

Supplier's web site

http://www.legrand.com.au

What should consumers do?

Customers are advised to unplug the product immediately and contact the HPM Legrand Australia call centre on 1300 369 777 (selecting option 1) between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Customers are further requested to have the potentially affected product with them when they make the call.

Advertisements and supporting documentation

HPM Extension Lead Recall Notice.pdf (127.7 KB)