Decathlon Australia Pty Ltd — Children's and Adult's Swimming Armbands
What are the defects?
The products do not comply with marking requirements of the mandatory standard 'Consumer Goods (Swimming and Flotation Aids) Safety Standard 2017', as a safety warning does not appear on the product.
What are the hazards?
Users may not be aware of important safety information about the use of the product (i.e. only use under constant supervision). There is potentially an increased risk of drowning if the product is not used as intended.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using the products and contact their nearest Decathlon store to return the products and obtain a full refund.
Decathlon stores in Tempe and Auburn - NSW
Decathlon stores in Boxhill and Knoxfield - Victoria
Online (Australia only)
- 1 November 2017 - 1 March 2019
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.