Arlec Australia Pty Ltd—Swivel Plug Extension Leads

Identifying features

SPL3, SPL5, SPL7 and SPL10 on the packaging and "SESP2 - SGSEA/090440" markings engraved on the affected extension lead plug face.

What are the defects?

There is a risk that the plug top cover may separate from the plug pins on
applying excessive force thus exposing the live parts.

What are the hazards?

Live parts may become exposed leading to a possibility of electric shock.

What should consumers do?

If the plug face has Approval No. SGSEA/090440, customers must
immediately stop using the identified extension leads.
For a replacement or refund, or if you are unsure of the model number of
the extension lead, please contact Arlec Customer Service for assistance
on: Phone 03 9727 8860, Fax 1300 360 650 (toll free), www.arlec.com.au

Traders who sold this product

Bunnings, Kmart, Mitre10 and in limited quantities to other small retailers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 November 2009 - 16 January 2010

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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