Sunrise Medical Pty Ltd — Quickie Q7 Manual Wheelchair

PRA number

2016/15593

Published date

Product description

Quickie Q7 manual wheelchair
Wheelchair
Wheelchair
Identifying features
Model number: EIR4
Serial number range: R4-007239 to R4-022394
Dates of manufacture: 1 September 2009 to 27 November 2013

What are the defects?

Over time, and under some usage conditions, the backrest brackets may break and detach from the chair frame.

What are the hazards?

If a backrest bracket breaks and goes unnoticed by the user or care giver, there is a risk that the occupant could fall out of the seat and sustain injury to the head or lower back.

What should consumers do?

If you or someone you provide care for uses a Quickie Q7 manual wheelchair manufactured between 1 September 2009 and 27 November 2013 (see above for affected model and serial numbers), be aware of this recall for product correction.

You will be contacted by the dealer who supplied your device to arrange replacement of affected backrest brackets.

If you have any questions or concerns about this issue, or if you think you have an affected device and are not contacted, talk to your dealer or contact Sunrise Medical by telephone on 02 9678 6600 or email enquiries@sunrisemedical.com.au

Supplier

Sunrise Medical Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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