The Spastic Centre—Seating Harnesses for Wheelchairs, Toilet/Bath Chairs

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Product description

Butterfly or Vest Style. Manufactured by The Spastic Centre from 1995 to April 2000.

Reasons the product is recalled

There are potential safety risks with this type of seating harness due to the adjustability of the lower straps. Due to the straps being adjustable, it is possible for the seating harness to ride up and obstruct the airway.

The hazards to consumers


What consumers should do

If you are using a seating harness manufactured and supplied by The Spastic Centre please call 1300 888 378 to determine if the harness requires modification or replacement. The Spastic Centre will carry out any replacements or modifications of the seating.


The Spastic Centre

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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