Kmart Australia Ltd—Homemaker 2 Slice and 4 Slice Stainless Steel Toasters
What are the defects?
Some of the toasters have a faulty switch, causing the heating element to remain live when the lever is up and the toaster appears to be turned off.
What are the hazards?
The item poses a potential electrocution hazard. Contact with the heating element may result in a severe electric shock of 240V.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should cease using the toaster immediately and return the product to Kmart for a refund.
- 1 October 2008 - 24 May 2011
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.