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

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.

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

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 14 February 2014 - 11 June 2014

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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