Portela Group Pty Ltd t/a Factory Fast—Multi-Purpose Ladder

Identifying features

Model no. MultiLADDER-QH-604

What are the defects?

The ladder does not perform as claimed on the packaging and on the load rating label. Consumers may mistakenly rely on the claimed load rating of 150kg to decide whether it is safe for them to use. Recent testing has confirmed that the ladder has a load rating of 112.5kg.

What are the hazards?

There is a possibility of a fall injury if the ladders fail while loaded with more than 112.5kg.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not use the ladder for loads of more than 112.5kg. Consumers may contact Factory Fast to arrange to be refunded the full purchase price.

Traders who sold this product

Factory Fast

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 11 April 2012 - 7 January 2013

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission