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 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
Dates available for sale
  • 1 March 2010 - 22 August 2012

Responsible regulator

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