Electrical Safety Recall of Circuit Breakers

Reported by Haydee | 15 Jan, 2013

Photo: NT WorkSafe Installers and electrical wholesalers are informed that Hager B&R Ltd has issued a product recall for certain models of their RCBO circuit breakers. The company has elected to recall all stock of Hager B&R circuit breaker AD310T, AD316T, AD320T and AD325T, and replace all products which are currently being used. When the …

China cars recalled over asbestos

Reported by Haydee | 16 Aug, 2012

Approximately 23,000 Chinese-made cars were recalled after asbestos was found in its engine and exhaust gaskets. WorkCover NSW is coordinating with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, other work health and safety regulators and government agencies as well as the supplier of Great Wall and Chery motor vehicles in …

Electrical Safety Recall of Extension Leads

Reported by Haydee | 27 Jun, 2012

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) issued an electrical safety recall for a selection of HPM white extension leads. The extension leads were sold nationally between 1 March and 14 June 2012 in Mitre-10, Officeworks, Dick Smith Electronics and Big W. According to NT WorkSafe Executive Director Laurene Hull, the wires in the leads …

Electrical Safety Recall of Generators

Reported by Haydee | 30 May, 2012

Photo: NT WorkSafe The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) issued an electrical safety recall for Cesco Greenpower LPG/NG Portable Generators. These generators were sold in the Northern Territory between December 2010 and May 2012. According to NT WorkSafe Executive Director Laurene Hull, the defects in the product could cause the generator to become live, …