Masters Home Improvement—Olsent Weatherproof Outdoor Power Kit

Identifying features

LA025B power boards

What are the defects?

The electrical contacts of the sockets are poorly aligned and the plastic enclosure does 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 LA025B powerboard and return it to their nearest Masters Home Improvement store to receive a replacement 4 way power board.

Customers wishing to return the complete product (weatherproof enclosure,
timer and power board) will be offered a full refund.

The other parts of the Weatherproof Outdoor Power Kit (the weatherproof box and timer) are not affected by the recall and can continue to be used.

Masters Home Improvement apologises for any inconvenience caused. If further information is required customers are invited to call: Masters Toll-free Customer Service Number 1300 337 707.

Traders who sold this product

This product was sold in Masters Home Improvement stores across Australia from November 2013 to 26th August 2014.

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 November 2013 - 26 August 2014

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.