Compulsory Recall—Saekodive Buoyancy Compensators

Identifying features

Saekodive buoyancy compensators Cyclone (model #9000) and Hurricane (model #9300)

Manufactured in 2005 and 2006, but may have been available for sale up to and including 2008.

What are the defects?

The plastic seal connecting the inflator/dump valve to the vest can become brittle and detach.

What are the hazards?

The defect poses a drowning hazard if the failure occurs while underwater as the vest may fill with water and act as an anchor.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the Saekodive buoyancy compensator and dispose of it as it may not be safe to use.

If you have any queries in relation to this recall, please contact Consumer and Business Services, Product Safety Section, on (08) 8204 9147 or at

Minister for Business Services and Consumers (South Australia)
Traders who sold this product

Seasuits Australia Pty Ltd sold the product to dive retailers in South Australia only.

Where the product was sold
South Australia

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

South Australia Consumer & Business Services is the responsible regulator for this recall.

South Australia Consumer & Business Services