PSEA Dept Stores Pty Ltd — Smith + Nobel 10kg Electronic Kitchen Scale
What are the defects?
The battery compartment on the kitchen scale is not adequately secured with a screw or mechanism, allowing possible access to the button batteries inside.
What are the hazards?
If young children gain access to the button batteries and ingest them, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. In addition, the batteries may pose a choking hazard to young children.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using the product and return it to their nearest Harris Scarfe store for a full refund.
To find the nearest store consumers can go to https://www.harrisscarfe.com.au/store-finder
- 1 October 2016 - 19 December 2017
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.