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We want you to have a safe, happy and healthy summer. Many summer products can be unsafe if they're left unattended or aren’t used properly. To have a safe summer, follow our top tips:
The ACCC is making a change to the types of recalls that we publish on the Product Safety Australia website. Going forward we will only publish recalls for consumer products that the ACCC is responsible for regulating.
As of 31 October, 2022, the majority of food related recalls will no longer be published by the ACCC on the Product Safety Australia website.
Winter is here and that means products like heaters, electric blankets, hot water bottles and heat packs are coming out of storage or being purchased. These products don’t just pose a safety risk if used or stored incorrectly, they can become unsafe when used together, or with other products. Our ‘well winter’ safety tips can help keep you and your family safe and warm.
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The ACCC is seeking feedback about ways to reduce the dangers posed by toppling furniture, which has killed at least 28 people in Australia since 2000 and causes close to 20 injuries every week.