University Cooperative Bookshop Limited t/as AG Co-op (Australian Geographic) — Compass Lensatic
What are the defects?
If damaged or dropped, the battery compartment may break open, exposing the button cell battery.
What are the hazards?
If young children gain access to the button battery and ingest it, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death. Additionally, the button battery may pose a choking hazard to young children.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using the compass and return it to their nearest Australian Geographic shop for a full refund.
Consumers can contact their local Australian Geographic on (02) 9095 5500 (Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm), email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://shop.australiangeographic.com.au
Australian Geographic stores and website
- 1 July 2012 - 20 November 2017
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.