HomeRecall categoriesFashion & clothingSunglassesJ M Australia Pty Ltd—United Culture Sunglasses

J M Australia Pty Ltd—United Culture Sunglasses

PRA number: 2013/13818
Date published: 6th November 2013

Product information

Product description

Aviator style sunglasses with gun metal frame and smoke lenses

Identifying features

02166NBX is stamped inside the arm of the sunglasses

What are the defects?

The sunglasses are labelled as Category 2 sunglasses but were incorrectly installed with category 4 lenses. Also the transmitance difference between corresponding points in each lens is greater than permitted by the mandatory Australian safety standard for sunglasses & fashion spectacles.

What are the hazards?

The defects may affect the user's ability to judge the distance of objects, particularly moving objects. This has driving safety implications and may result in blurred vision and headaches.

Dates available for sale

  • 11th June 2013 - 16th September 2013

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Various pharmacies


J M Australia Pty Ltd

What should consumers do?

Consumers should return the sunglasses to the place of purchase to receive a full refund.