Koala Securities Pty Ltd—"Avoca" Wooden Baby Cot

Identifying features

Carton Markings:
Avoca Cot (White) & (Heritage) with recommended mattress size 1300 x 690 x 125mm
Made in China
O/N M302

What are the defects?

The cot does not comply with the mandatory Australian standard, AS/NZS 2172:2003 Cots for household use—safety requirements. The cot is missing the required label on the mattress base, which notifies consumers of the recommended mattress size, the correct use of the adjustable base, and the supplier's details.

What are the hazards?

A consumer may use the incorrect sized cot mattress, which may lead to a suffocation hazard. In addition, if a consumer is unaware of how to use the adjustable base, this may pose a fall hazard to the child.

What should consumers do?

Contact the place of purchase to organise for the warning label to affixed to the mattress base. Alternatively, consumers can contact Koala Securities to organise for a label and instruction sheet to be sent to them.

For further information, please contact Koala Securities Pty Ltd on (03) 9580 8000.

Koala Securities Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Nursery hardware stores

Where the product was sold
New South Wales
Northern Territory
South Australia
Western Australia
Dates available for sale
  • 7 September 2013 - 10 December 2013

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category