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Big W (Woolworths Limited)—Abode Electric Blankets (Re-Advertised Recall from August 2012)

PRA number: 2015/15026
Date published: 10th November 2015

Product information

Product description

1. Abode Electric Blanket Single
2. Abode Electric Blanket Single Fitted
3. Abode Electric Blanket Double/Queen

Re-Advertised Recall from August 2012 (Previously PRA 2012/13255)

Identifying features

1. Model BA111 (Keycode: 7089466)
2. Model BA211 (Keycode 7089527)
3. Model BA212 (Keycode 7089619)

What are the defects?

The control cord may fatigue and cause an internal short circuit or overheat.

What are the hazards?

Affected units could pose a potential fire hazard.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st March 2009 - 7th August 2012

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product



Big W (Woolworths Limited)

Supplier's web site


What should consumers do?

Customers should not use this product. Customers are asked to immediately return the product to any BIG W store for a full refund.

Advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall Notice.pdf (90.8 KB)