Schneider Electric (Australia) Pty Limited — Clipsal 413 Surface Socket
What are the defects?
Terminal colour identification has been reversed on some product.
What are the hazards?
If the Active and the Earth wires are terminated to match the colours, there is a risk of electric shock if the surface socket is used with a class 1 (earthed) appliance.
What should consumers do?
If consumers have had electrical installation work carried out at their home premises since 9 January 2014 and may have had an affected product installed, they should contact the electrician who carried out the installation work to evaluate the risk.
Consumers should not attempt to inspect or assess products themselves. A licensed electrician can assess, test and inspect an installation to ensure safety.
Further information on the recall, and on how customers can return the product for a full refund is available at clipsal.com/413recall or by telephoning 1300 733 907
- 9 January 2014 - 21 February 2014
Office of the technical regulator (SA) is the responsible regulator for this recall.