Pacific Hoists—Series 2 Chain Blocks

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Product description

Sold under the JBS Blackwoods and Pacific Series 2 brand. All sold between 2002 and 2005. Products included in this recall are as follows: 1/4 Tonne Pacific Chain Block, 1/2 Tonne Pacific and JBS Chain Block, 1 Tonne Pacific and JBS Chain Block, 2 Tonne Pacific and JBS Chain Block, 3 Tonne Pacific Chain Block, 5 Tonne Pacific Chain Block.

Reasons the product is recalled

Non-compliance to Australian Standard 1418.2. Under abnormal/misuse conditions, where excessive force is applied to the hand chain whilst the load chain is at its end limit, can lead to distortion of the anchor pin holding the load chain.

The hazards to consumers

Personal injury.

What consumers should do

Contact Pacific Hoists on their National Recall Helpline on 1800 157 157 578 or email


Pacific Hoists Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

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

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