Malte, Malte-Outdoor & Marcy Walker Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Logo - Mobility PlusMobility Plus Wheelchairs, a Fairfield Melbourne, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Malte, Malte-Outdoor and Marcy Walkers due to suspected structural failure and consequential risk of falls and injury, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/sK2z30okHkV

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/mobility-plus-wheelchairs-malte-malte-outdoor-and-marcy-walkers

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

  • Malte, Malte-Outdoor and Marcy Walkers, sold with the code numbers ARTG 232577 or 210220

According to the ACCC, the handle grip on the recalled Malte, Malte Outdoor and Marcy Wallkers can fail if overloaded. if this defect occurs, the Walker could fail structurally fail with the consequence of the user falling and suffering a serious injury.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Assistive Walkers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the agent, healthcare provider or retail store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to handle falls, broken bones and/or internal bleeding.

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

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Mobility Plus on 03 9495 1955 during normal business hours, Australian Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company by e-mail at info@mobilityplus.com.au.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Mobility Plus, please search for “Mobility Plus” 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 Malte, Malte-Outdoor and Marcy Walker brands, please search for “Malte” or “Marcy Walker” as appropriate, using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2019/17410
Recalls Direct RIN: 11324-2019
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