Clark Rubber Be Safe Pool Fence Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Clark Rubber Be Safe Pool Fence Recall [Australia]Clark Rubber Franchising Pty Ltd, an Australian establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Be Safe branded Portable Pool Fence due to suspected failure to comply with the Queensland Development Code Mandatory Part 3.4 and Australian Standard AS1926.2007 and consequential risk of unauthorised pool entry and possible drowning.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/X7wJ30k7ayj

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/clark-rubber-franchising-pty-ltd-be-safe-portable-pool-fence

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Portable Pool Fencing products are subject to this recall:

  • Be Safe branded Portable Pool Fence Starter Kits, consisting of a DIY installation of one (1) gate and two (2) fence sections

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

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

Additional images of the recalled Portable Pool Fence can be found on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the latching device in the recalled Portable Pool Fence does not comply with the Queensland Development Code Mandatory Part 3.4 and Australian Standard AS1926.2007. Specifically, the latching device may be accessed and operated from the outside of the gate allowing a child to enter a pool area unsupervised, posing a risk of drowning.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Portable Pool Fence products, please do not use them nor let your child or toddler play with or near the pool unsupervised at any time. Instead, kindly return the product to a Clark Rubber store as soon as possible for a full refund, or immediately contact Clark Rubber to arrange for disassembly and removal, while taking all steps necessary to ensure that any pool is safely fenced in accordance with applicable laws.

If you have any questions about this recall, please call Clark Rubber on 13 80 90 or send an e-mail to promoinfo@clarkrubber.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Portable Pool Fence, please search for “pool” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Infants and Children, please search for “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Drowning, please search for “drowning” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Clark Rubber Franchising Pty, please search for “Clark Rubber” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Be Safe brand, please search for “Be Safe” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2018/16784
Recalls Direct RIN: 10203-2018
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