K-Care Healthcare Solutions Pty Ltd previously t/as R & R Healthcare Equipment Pty Ltd — HiLite Chair

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Product description

HiLite Chair
Model numbers KA582KDG03 and KA582KDG05

All serial numbers

ARTG 201862
(R & R Healthcare Equipment Pty Ltd - Chair)
Photograph of HiLite Chair

Why the product is recalled

The chair is labelled with a safe working limit of 200kg, testing showed that at a weight of around 150kg there was a potential for weld failure in the frame and if occupied the chair back could collapse.

The chair's safe working limit is 130kg.

What the hazards are to consumers

If the chair back collapses backwards while the chair is occupied, there is a risk of injury to the occupant or bystanders.

What consumers should do

If the occupant of the chair exceeds or is likely to exceed 130kg, consumers should immediately stop using the chair and contact R & R Healthcare Equipment or K Care Healthcare Solutions.

R & R Healthcare Equipment will provide affected consumers with a corrected label to replace the existing weight limit label.

For more information, consumers can contact K Care Healthcare Solutions on 1300 783 783.

Traders who sold this product

Healthcare equipment retailers and rehabilitation services

Where the product was sold

Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
Northern Territory
South Australia
Western Australia

Dates available for sale


Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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