Smiggle Pty Ltd—Smiggle Loopz Fan

Identifying features

Sold at Smiggle stores and online at smiggle.com.au from 9 October 2013 to 13 January 2014, $19.95 each, #442678

What are the defects?

The product is being recalled because the internal mechanism may overheat if the fan is powered by both the USB and batteries at the same time.

What are the hazards?

Overheating could cause batteries to leak electrolyte, which is toxic and may cause burns.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return it to Smiggle to obtain a full refund of the purchase price.

Traders who sold this product

Smiggle

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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