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Drew Marine Signal & Safety Australia Pty Ltd—Aurora Red Hand Flare MK2 - Marine Distress Signal

PRA number: 2014/14147
Date published: 13th June 2014

Product information

Product description

Aurora Red Hand Flare, these items are sold as singles and are included in the Aurora Inshore Flare kit, the New South Wales Offshore kit and the South Australia Offshore kit.

Identifying features

Aurora Red Hand flares only, Lot Numbers 3186 to 3260 inclusive.

What are the defects?

Testing has revealed that some Aurora Red Hand Flares showed inconsistent performance.

What are the hazards?

Certain flares may pose a potential fire hazard caused by the emission of hot particles from the flare.

Dates available for sale

  • 14th February 2014 - 11th June 2014

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Supplier

Drew Marine Signal & Safety Australia Pty Ltd

Supplier's web site

http://www.aurora-marine.com

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product and return the Aurora Red Hand flares to the place of purchase where the product will be replaced free of charge. Please note these products are classfied Dangerous Goods 1.4G and must be transported accordingly.

For further information, please contact Drew Marine Signal & Safety Australia Pty Ltd on +61 3 9614 2722 or email info@aurora-marine.com