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Bunnings Group Limited—Indoor Blinds - Matchstick Roman

PRA number: 2013/13643
Date published: 20th June 2013
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Product information

Product description

INDOOR BLIND - MATCHSTICK 90 x 210cm ROMAN, Item Number 1261002 (Price: $10.90)
INDOOR BLIND - MATCHSTICK 120 x 210cm ROMAN, Item Number 1261003 (Price: $14.90)
INDOOR BLIND - MATCHSTICK 150 x 210cm ROMAN, Item Number 1261004 (Price: $19.10)
INDOOR BLIND - MATCHSTICK 180 x 210cm ROMAN, Item Number 1261005 (Price: $22.90)
INDOOR BLIND - MATCHSTICK 210 x 210cm ROMAN, Item Number 1261006 (Price: $25.90)

Identifying features

Affected batch is identified by orange product label

What are the defects?

'Matchstick' roman style blinds manufactured between January and March 2013 were not marked with the mandatory safety warning sticker on the outer packaging as required by the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard—Corded Internal Window Coverings) Regulations 2010.

What are the hazards?

Failure to install the blinds in accordance with the instructions or installing them while unaware of the risk of strangulation by the cord poses a serious safety risk to children.

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Bunnings Warehouse

Supplier

Bunnings Group Limited

Supplier's web site

http://www.bunnings.com.au

What should consumers do?

If consumers are unsure if their blind was installed according to the safety instructions, they can obtain the instructions from any Bunnings store or by visiting www.bunnings.com.au. Alternatively they can return the product to any Bunnings store for a full refund.

Advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall Notice.pdf (199.1 KB)