Kingcable Australia Pty Ltd—King Power Surge Protector Power Board

PRA number

2007/9482

Published date

Product description

The power boards have 6 socket outlets and 2 telephone sockets with surge and over current protection. Power boards from the faulty batch are fitted with insulated active and neutral plug pins. The power boards were sold between January and July 2007.

What are the defects?

The Power Boards have reverse active-neural polarity and reduced creepage and clearance distances, which pose the risk of electric shock to users.

What are the hazards?

Electric shock

What should consumers do?

Customers should immediately stop using the product and return it to place of purchase for a full refund or replacement, or post it with their full contact details to Kingcable Australia Pty Ltd., PO Box 607, Balwyn, Victoria 3103. Further information is available by calling 03 9558 3800.

Supplier

Kingcable Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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