Daiso branded Sunglasses Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Daiso AustraliaOrigo & Co Pty Ltd trading as Daiso, a Richmond, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of various non-store branded Sunglasses due to suspected failure to comply with Australia’s ‘Consumer Protection Notice No.13 of 2003 – Consumer Product safety standard: sunglasses and fashion spectacles.’

This defect could contribute to the failure to properly inform the wearer of the Sunglasses exactly what level  of protection the devices should be providing and could result in consequential vision impairment or exposure to very high levels of sunlight. ACCC: http://ht.ly/QNjP30jwBGM

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/origo-co-pty-ltd-trading-as-daiso-assorted-sunglasses

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Sunglasses products are subject to this recall (in alphabetical order):

 

  • Glasses for Show “Boston” style, sold with a SKU of 4526324059006 between Oct 2012 to Nov 2013
  • Glasses for Show “Big Wellington” style, sold with a SKU of 4526324059013 between Oct 2012 to Nov 2013
  • Glasses for Show “Marine” style , sold with a SKU of 4526324059020 between Oct 2012 to 2013
  • Glasses for Show “Floral” style, sold with a SKU of 4526324059037 between Oct 2012 to 2013
  • Big Frame Fashion Sunglasses, sold with a SKU of 4526324057606 between Oct 2012 to 2013
  • Assorted Sunglasses, sold with SKUs of 4526324046181, 4526324057576, 4526324057583, 4526324057606, 4526324057590, 4526324057613, 4526324057637, 4526324057668, 4526324057675, 4526324057682, 4526324057712, 4526324057729, 4526325057583, 4940921818536, 4940921818543, 4940921818611, 4940921818635, 4940921818861, 4940921822795, 4940921823752. All sold between August 2012 and February 2013

According to the ACCC, the recalled Sunglasses products fail to comply with Australia’s ‘Consumer Protection Notice No.13 of 2003 – Consumer Product safety standard: sunglasses and fashion spectacles.’ Specifically, the products do not have appropriate labelling identifying lens category, description or compliance information.

Wearers need to be informed through labelling what level of protection the Sunglasses provide. The incorrect level of protection can result in vision impairment or exposure to very high levels of sunlight.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Sunglasses please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to one of the following Daiso stores for a full refund:

  • Daiso store in Midtown Plaza CBD
  • Daiso store in Westfield Doncaster
  • Daiso store in Boxhill Centro
  • Daiso store in Highpoint Shopping Centre

Please note, the Daiso store in Hive-Abbotsford is permanently closed.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact the Head Office of Origo & Co Pty Ltd trading as Daiso at on 03 9310 5783, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.daisostore.com.au

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2018/16694
Recalls Direct RIN: 10048-2018
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