Russell Corporation Australia Pty Ltd — Spalding Basketball Rims

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Photograph of Spalding 3 inch by 4 inch Pro Image Rim
Photograph of Spalding Packaged Standard Rim Without Net

What are the defects?

The products do not comply with the mandatory standard 'Consumer Good (Basketball Rings and Backboards) Safety Standard 2017'.

The products were not supplied with the required warning labels and installation instructions.

What are the hazards?

If users are not aware of safety precautions, there is a risk of injury to the user if the products are not installed correctly or if the user swings off the basketball ring.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and contact the place of purchase for the installation instructions and warning information.

For further information, contact Russell Corporation Australia Pty Ltd via email sales@spalding.com.au or call 1300 654 766 (Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm AEST).

Traders who sold this product

Various sporting retailers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Online
Dates available for sale
  • 14 December 2019 - 30 April 2021

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Office of Fair Trading - OFT (QLD) is the responsible regulator for this recall.