Shimano Australia Pty Ltd—PRO, Dura Ace and XTR cycling gloves

PRA number

2008/9773

Published date

Product description

The affected gloves were manufactured in Pakistan.The gloves were sold at Australian bicycle retailers from April 2006 until September 2007.
PRO, Dura Ace and XTR cycling gloves
Identifying features
The label is located on the inside of the gloves. Gloves without any label are also affected.

Other identifying numbers

The label is located on the inside of the gloves. Gloves without any label are also affected.

What are the defects?

Certain PRO, Dura Ace and XTR cycling gloves manufactured in Pakistan contain traces of Benzidine.

What are the hazards?

Illness

What should consumers do?

If you have a pair of gloves affected by this recall, or if you are unsure, you should stop using the gloves immediately and either visit your bicycle dealer, or visit Shimano's website at http://www.shimano.com.au, in order to get details on how to obtain a replacement pair of gloves.

Supplier

Shimano Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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