What are the defects?
The product has an elastic cord capable of extending at least 600mm in length. These types of products are banned under the permanent ban for yo-yo water balls and similar products.
What are the hazards?
The cord can stretch and may wind around a child’s neck, especially if swung around the head, and pose a risk of strangulation.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the toy, and either cut off the loop/ tether, or return the toy to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers will be asked to provide a photograph to show the product has been disposed of or destroyed. If the product has already been disposed of, consumers are asked to notify Keycraft Australia so that the safe disposal of the products can be monitored.
For more information, consumers can contact Keycraft by phone on 02 8599 1333 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.