BIG W — SmarTrike

PRA number

2019/17376

Published date

Product description

21 'SmarTrike' trike models sold between 1 January 2007 to 28 February 2019 at BIG W stores and at www.bigw.com.au

Photograph of 12 BigW SmarTrike models
Photographs of 9 BigW SmarTrike models

What are the defects?

These SmarTrike products have some of the features of a stroller, but are unsafe for use as a stroller as they do not have a parking brake, tether strap, or relevant warnings as required by the mandatory standard 'Consumer Product Safety Standard for Prams and Strollers (Consumer Protection Notice No 8 of 2007, as amended on 14 February 2019)'.

What are the hazards?

When used as a stroller to transport children, the product may cause injury to a child if the product rolls in an uncontrolled manner or if the child falls out of the product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not use the product as a stroller to transport children. Consumers can return the product to any BIG W store for a full refund. A receipt is not required.

For full description of affected models, visit https://www.bigw.com.au/help/recalls-content

For more information, please contact Big W Customer Service on 1300 244 999 or visit https://www.bigw.com.au/contact-us

Supplier

Traders who sold this product

BIG W stores
www.bigw.com.au

Where the product was sold

Nationally
Online

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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