Home Timber & Hardware Group—Assorted Olsent Powerboards

Identifying features

Olsent Powerboard 4 Outlet Wide w/SP Model: D06‐4F marked with Approval Identifier on unit: Q050594
Olsent Powerboard 6 Outlet Wide w/SP Model: D06‐6F marked with Approval Identifier on unit: Q050594
Olsent Powerboard 4 Outlet 2 Pack Model: PG4PB marked with Approval Identifier on unit: RCM 5251
Olsent Powerboard 4 Outlet Model: PG‐4PBS marked with Approval Identifier on unit: RCM5251

What are the defects?

The electrical contacts of the sockets are poorly aligned and the plastic enclosures do not meet the flammability requirements of the applicable standard.

What are the hazards?

There is a risk of overheating and fire.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the 4 and 6 outlet power boards and return them to their nearest Home Timber & Hardware, Plants Plus and Thrifty‐Link store to receive a full refund.

Home Timber & Hardware Group apologises for any inconvenience caused.

Traders who sold this product

This product was sold in Home Timber & Hardware, Plants Plus and Thrifty‐Link stores across Australia from July 2011 to September 2014

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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