Sunbeam Corporation Limited—Heritage & Regency Electric Blankets by Sunbeam

Identifying features

The model number of the affected products is identified on the care label sewn on to the blanket:
Regency model numbers: BA412R, BA415R, BA442R and BA445R
Heritage model numbers: BA412C, BA415C, BA442C and BA445C

Affected products can also be identified by the part number BL0215, moulded on the back of the detachable controller. Please see attached recall notice for a picture of the controller.

What are the defects?

The electrical cord may become fatigued and cause an internal short circuit or overheating.

What are the hazards?

Affected units pose a fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Customers are advised to cease using the products and call 1300 138 774 or visit www.sunbeam.com.au/recall to determine if their product is affected. If your product is affected a replacement will be provided.

Traders who sold this product

(1) Heritage by Sunbeam - sold through Myer stores nationally, (2) Sunbeam Regency - sold through Retravision stores nationally

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 March 2010 - 22 August 2012

Recall enquiries

Energy and utilities unit (NSW) is the responsible regulator for this recall.