DMAG—Ball Popper Projectile Toy

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Product description

A "ball-popper" one half of a 'pop and catch' set. The item comprises a red basket catcher, a blue popping section and white ping pong type ball. It was supplied on the cover of children's magazine DMAG issue 77 as a 'covermount'.
Ball Popper
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What are the defects?

Concerns that the toy does not meet the mandatory safety requirements for a projectile toy with stored energy. Rather than popping the supplied ball, there is a risk that children could pop another item, resulting in injury.

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What should consumers do?

Take the toy away from children and destroy it.


SmartyPantx Communications Pty Ltd T/A DMAG

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Responsible regulator

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

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