Associated Retailers Limited—Fast Break Basketball Backboard

Identifying features


What are the defects?

The backboard does not comply with the mandatory standard for basketball rings and backboards. The backboard does not carry the mandatory warning concerning the hazard from improper installation or from swinging on the ring.

What are the hazards?

Improper installation and swinging on basketball rings has resulted in serious injuries in the past.

What should consumers do?

Contact customer service at the place of purchase or contact ARL by phoning Amber Robson on 03 9429 8266 Mon – Fri between 9:00am and 5:00pm, or via email at

Traders who sold this product

Retail outlets such as Sportspower, Sportscene and Toyworld

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 15 June 2011 - 15 October 2011

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category