GSM (Operations) Pty Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Billabong International Limited — ELEMENT Brand Alder Boys Jacket
What are the defects?
The jacket has a drawstring at the waist with a tightening system that includes a toggle and bead that may get caught in small spaces and entangle the wearer.
What are the hazards?
If the toggle or bead on the drawstring of the jacket gets caught in a small space, the wearer may not be able to easily free themselves, posing an entrapment risk.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the jacket with the waist drawstring bead present. Consumers can either return the product for a full refund, or cut and remove the drawstring, toggle and bead and continue using the jacket.
Consumers seeking a refund should return the jacket to a Surf Dive N Ski store, call 1300 650 905 or follow instructions for return at https://au.elementbrand.com
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The product was also sold online by Surf Dive N Ski, and limited numbers may also have been sold in clothing outlets and surf wear stores.
- 1 February 2017 - 21 August 2018
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Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.