What are the defects?
The product does not comply with the mandatory safety standard for products containing button/coin batteries.
The toy watch that comes with the drink does not have a secure button battery compartment that is resistant to being opened by children.
What are the hazards?
If swallowed, a button/coin battery can become stuck in a child's throat and result in catastrophic injuries or death. Inserting button batteries into ears or noses can also lead to significant injuries.
Button batteries also pose a choking hazard to young children.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the product and keep it out of reach of children. Contact Steel City Beverage Company for a replacement or refund.
For further information, please contact Steel City Beverage Company on 02 4274 7444 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Traders who sold this product
Sold at petrol stations, supermarket chains and independent food stores across Australia from June 2022 to October 2022.
Major suppliers were:
Funland Canberra, Mitchell ACT
Lollipop's Playland and Cafe, Majura Park ACT
Ho'me Kids Cafe, Rhodes NSW
Yalla Yalla, Sefton NSW
Donut King, Goulburn NSW