Holstens Pty Ltd — Outdoor Festoon / Bistro Lights
What are the defects?
Some of the Edison fittings have been fitted with reverse polarity.
What are the hazards?
If someone attempts to remove a globe while the power is connected, and touches the metal side of the globe fitting while it is still in contact with the holder, they may experience an electric shock.
What should consumers do?
Cease using these products and do not attempt to change the globes while the string of lights is connected to the power.
Consumers can return the lights to the place of purchase for a full refund or a correctly configured and certified replacement product (when available).
Mainly hire companies and venues.
- 29 February 2016 - 20 February 2017
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.