McGloins Pty Ltd—600mL & 800mL Hot Water Bottle with Knitted Cover

Identifying features

600mL hot water bottle: Ref. no. A1224, barcode no. 9322507018557

800ml hot water bottle: Ref. no. A1202, barcode no. 9314536002911

What are the defects?

The hot water bottles do not have the required safety warning permanently marked on them as per Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard) (Hot Water Bottles) Regulation 2008.

What are the hazards?

Filling the hot water bottle with boiling water may result in it bursting during use, causing severe scalding.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should call (02) 9836 1000 or email recall@mcgloins.com to arrange the return of the product to receive a gift card or refund.

Traders who sold this product

Sold through pharmacies nationally

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 15 April 2012 - 23 May 2013

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

South Australia Consumer & Business Services is the responsible regulator for this recall.

South Australia Consumer & Business Services
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