Small plastic torch, with sliding power switch.
Supplied as a prize at the Newcastle Show between 3-5 March 2023.
What are the defects?
The product does not comply with the mandatory standard for products containing button/coin batteries.
The torch has no warning label and the battery compartment is not secure.
What are the hazards?
Consumers may be unaware that the product contains a button battery.
If young children gain access to button batteries and ingest them, they are likely to suffer severe internal burn injuries, which can result in serious injury or death.
Button batteries also pose a choking hazard to young children.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the torch and keep it out of reach of children. Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement prize.
For more information contact Pinks Fun & Games by phone on 0408115840.
Traders who sold this product
Pinks Fun and Games (Newcastle Show)