3M Australia Pty Limited—3M™ PELTOR™ HearPlugs

Identifying features

HTM06 and HTM07

What are the defects?

The HearPlugs may not provide the expected level of noise reduction.

What are the hazards?

Long term over exposure to noise may result in some hearing loss.

What should consumers do?

The affected product can be identified by the label on the box, or by the speaker assembly junction or by the three letter tag on the product itself (see pictures attached). If the product has this label layout and colour, speaker assembly junction or three letter tag immediately cease use and return to place of purchase for full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Sold through 3M distributors.

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2012 - 22 September 2015

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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