Suunto Oy Diving Hose Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Aqua Lung Australia recalls some Suunto Oy High Pressure Rubber Diving Hoses due to leakage, breakage, injury and death hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/ot3WG

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1050866

Additional information:2465 - SuuntoOyDivingHoses
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Diving Hoses are subject to this recall:

  • Suunto Oy High Pressure Rubber Diving Hoses, marked with the manufacturing batch code of “1812”; pressure rating of “5000 PSIG PRESSURE TESTED – MADE IN USA”; and measure approximately 12.5 mm in diameter and approximately 84 cm in length.

According to the ACCC, the recalled Diving Hoses have been identified to have defective hose material, which may impact the durability of the Hose itself. This can cause the Hose to leak or rupture. The defect can lead to loss of breathing gas at higher than anticipated rates, which may result in severe injury or death.

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ACCC PRA number: 2013/13711
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2465
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