Publications

Banned DEG in toothpaste - Supplier bulletin

The bulletin provides information on the ban of toothpaste containing more than 0.25 per cent by weight of diethylene glycol (DEG), which was declared on 3 August 2007.

Date published: 
18 Sep 2007

Cots - Safety alert

This brochure outlines what safety features to look for when buying a cot, and how to best use it.

Date published: 
1 Jan 2007

Bunk beds - Safety alert

This brochure outlines the safety features to look out for before buying a bunk bed.

Date published: 
1 Jan 2007

Baby walkers - Safety alert

This brochure outlines important safety features to look out for before buying baby walkers.

Date published: 
1 Jan 2007

Babies dummies - Supplier guide

This guide explains the mandatory standard, the responsibilities of suppliers and the ACCC's role in enforcing this mandatory standard.

Date published: 
23 Oct 2006

Baby dummies - Safety alert

While dummies are designed to help comfort and settle children, they are also a potential hazard to infants and young toddlers.

Date published: 
23 Oct 2006

Using a ladder - Safety alert

You don't have to fall far off a ladder to be seriously injured: 1–2 metres can be enough.

This brochure provides safety information to consider when using a ladder.

Date published: 
25 May 2006

Basketball rings and backboards - Safety alert

This brochure provides information on installation and safe use of basketball rings and backboards.

Date published: 
10 Oct 2005

Baby bath aids - Poster

This poster includes some simple safeguards at bath time to reduce bathtub drowning hazards when using a bath aid.

Date published: 
19 May 2005

Baby bath aids - Safety alert

Baby bath aids are not a safety device and should not be used as a substitute for adult supervision. This brochure includes some simple safeguards at bath time to reduce bathtub drowning hazards when using a bath aid.

Date published: 
19 May 2005