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TOMY Australia—"The First Years Pathway B550AU" Folding Adjustable Booster Seat - Child Restraint Tether Anchor Kit

PRA number: 2012/13366
Date published: 12th November 2012
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Product information

Product description

Select styles of "The First Years Pathway B550AU" folding adjustable booster seat manufactured after 1st June 2012. There is a date of manufacture label on the underside of the booster seat.

Identifying features

The following model number and colours are the only affected items:
Model Number: Y60065AU with Zebra Fabric (Toys "R" Us)
Model Number: Y11249AU with Racing Pink Fabric (Toys "R" Us)
Model Number: Y11296AU with Racing Red Fabric (Toys "R" Us)
Model Number: Y11239AU with Racing Blue Fabric (Toys "R" Us)
Model Number: Y11246AU with Platinum Fabric (Toys "R" Us)
Model Number: Y11236AU with Black Aurora Fabric (BIG W)

What are the defects?

Batches 22 and 23 of the tether anchor bracket are faulty. The tether anchor bracket connects the car-seat tether strap to the car anchorage bolt.

What are the hazards?

If the tether anchor bracket fails in the event of a collision, the performance of the car restraint may be impacted, increasing the risk of injury to the child.

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Toys "R" Us & BIG W

Supplier

TOMY Australia

What should consumers do?

If you are using the tether anchor bracket supplied with the booster seat you should check the batch number stamped on it. If the batch number is "22" or "23", cease using the booster seat immediately. Contact TOMY by phone on 1800 492 236 or email serviceaus@tomy.com to arrange to receive a replacement tether anchor bracket.