Magic Mobility Power Wheelchair Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Logo - Magic Mobility,Red Milawa Pty Ltd trading as Magic Mobility, a Noble Park, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Magic Mobility Power Wheelchairs due to suspected structural failure and consequential risk of back support rotation or collapse to horizontal and patient injury, all serious safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/ivyS30pOBK4

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/red-milawa-pty-ltd-t-as-magic-mobility-magic-mobility-power-wheelchair

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

  • Magic Mobility Power Wheelchair, sold with an ARTG designation of 118527

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

According to the ACCC, A defect in the backrest reclining mechanism may result in the back support of the wheel chair partially rotating back or possibly rotating to horizontal. If this defect occurs, unexpected movement of the backrest may cause the user discomfort or potentially result in an injury.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Magic Mobility Power Wheelchairs, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return all affected Wheelchairs to the place of purchase to have a replacement reclining mechanisms fitted to the wheelchair..

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat back injuries and/or lacerations.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous wheelchair mobility products, please search for “wheelchair” or more generically, “assistive” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at 03 8791 5600 during normal business hours, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at https://www.magicmobility.com.au/contact-us/.

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2019/17937
Recalls Direct RIN: 12231-2019
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