Welding Industries of Australia—WIA 190 WELDMATIC
What are the defects?
Due to a manufacturing assembly process error, side ventilation louvres could pierce wires from the welding transformer.
What are the hazards?
Under certain circumstances, the metal case could become electrically live, posing a risk of electric shock.
What should consumers do?
Stop using the welding machine. Contact WIA to confirm serial numbers and arrange inspection and repair at no cost to the customer.
184 distributors throughout Australia
- 1 February 2011 - 8 September 2011
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.