Pains Wessex—Marine distress flare kits and handsignals

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Product description

Orange Handsmoke Mk3 And Red Handflare Mk2 Flares Manufactured Between October 1999 And January 2000 (inc.)

Reasons the product is recalled

Defective Adhesion Of Ignition Paint To The Striker Plug May Prevent The Flares From Being Lit.

The hazards to consumers

Component Failure

What consumers should do

Return To Point Of Purchase For A No Charge Replacement. For Assistance Call The Toll Free Support Line 1800 111 028.


Pains Wessex Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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