What are the defects?
The product does not comply with the mandatory standard 'Consumer Good (Basketball Rings and Backboards) Safety Standard 2017'.
The product was supplied without the required warning labels and installation instructions.
What are the hazards?
Users are not aware of safety precautions and in particular not strongly warned against fixing the ring or backboard to brickwork. There is a risk of injury to the user if the product is not installed correctly or if the user swings off the basketball ring.
What should consumers do?
Traders who sold this product
Decathlon stores in Tempe and Auburn - NSW
Decathlon stores in Box Hill, Knoxfield, Moorabbin and South Morang - VIC