Ekam Indian Groceries Appliance Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Ekam Indian Groceries Electrical Appliance Recall [Australia]Ekam Indian Groceries Pty Ltd. recalls certain batch/lots of Portable Luminaire Lamps, Travel Adaptors and Kitchen Machines due to suspected failure to comply with Electrical Safety Standards and consequential risk of electric shock and/or fire, all serious health and/or hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/o0K530gn9fH

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/ekam-indian-groceries-pty-ltd-portable-luminaire-travel-adaptor-kitchen-machines

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following electrical appliances are subject to this recall:

  • Portable Luminaire Lamp with an unknown brand and no batch/lot nor product designations
  • PowerPac Travel Adaptors, marked as a universal travel adaptor with a 250V/10A electrical rating
  • Sumeet Traditional brand Kitchen Machine and a designation of “Domestic DXE”
  • Greenline Kitchen Machine with a designation of “Mixer Grinder, MG-4”

==> No barcodes, UPCs, APNs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the products’ packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Electrical Products are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the recalled Electrical Products do not comply with Australia’s Electrical Safety Standards. These products, therefore, may be unsafe to use and pose Electric Shock or Fire hazards.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Electrical Products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Always use appropriate personal protective equipment (“PPE”) when working with electrical fixtures, including gloves and protective eye ware. Ensure all circuits are turned off at the panel before working with any electrical appliance or lighting fixture.

==> Small “button” batteries pose special ingestion risks to small children. Devices using them in the home or school should be closely examined and monitored for any breakage or other unintended access that could allow these batteries to be swallowed or otherwise ingested.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Fire hazard, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose an Electric Shock hazard, please search for “electric shock” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and or sold by Ekam Indian Groceries, please search for “Ekam Indian” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2017/16328
Recalls Direct RIN: 9409-2017
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General information:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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==> https://www.productsafety.gov.au/contact-us/for-consumers/report-an-unsafe-product
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==> http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/browse-all-recalls

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