Standard Communications Pty Ltd—GME Accusat EPIRB (Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon)
Radio beacon that when activated sends a radio signal via satellite or homing frequency to notify of a distress situation.
Why the product is recalled
Due to a microprocessor malfunction, the EPIRB may fail the self test procedure.
What the hazards are to consumers
If the defect occurs, the EPIRB may not operate in an emergency situation.
What consumers should do
Consumers should check the model and serial number of their EPIRB. If the EPIRB is from the serial number range specified, they should contact Standard Communications via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone to (02) 8867 6000.