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From time to time we may need to issue a product recall as we take the safety of all our customers very seriously.

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Product Recall

Uniwide Australia Import Export Pty Ltd—Giant Floating Pool Bean Bag

PRA number: 2015/14813
Date published: 10th July 2015

Product description

Floating bean bag

Identifying features

OU0031-R
OU0031-B
OU0031-Y
OU0031-O

What are the defects?

In contravention of the mandatory safety standard for bean bags, the zip on the bag does not have a child-resistant slide fastener and the text on the required safety warning label is smaller than permitted.

What are the hazards?

The bag was supplied with a paper-clip attached to the zip carrier, potentially allowing access to the polystyrene beads by young children. Polystyrene beads pose a serious choking hazard to young children.

Where the product was sold

South Australia

Traders who sold this product

Cheap As Chips

Supplier

Uniwide Australia Import Export Pty Ltd

Supplier's web site

http://uniwide.com.au

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the bean bag and return it to any Cheap as Chips store for a refund.