Decathlon Eye Gear Sunglasses Recall [Australia]


Decathlon Sunglasses and Over Glasses Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Decathlon (Australia) Pty Ltd, a Tempe, New South Wales establishment, recalls various styles and colours of Sunglasses and Over Glasses due to the apparent failure to comply with Australia’s labelling requirements associated with the mandatory standard ‘Consumer Goods (Sunglasses and Fashion Spectacles) Safety Standard 2017’.

The missing labelling is required to identify the applicable lens category and relevant description, indicating the amount of UV radiation protection provided by the Glasses with consequential risk of serious and possible life-changing eye damage including possible temporary or permanent vision impairment and/or blindness, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/6ti630qhir6

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/decathlon-australia-pty-ltd-sunglasses-and-over-glasses-range

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Sunglasses and Over Glasses are subject to this recall:

Please consult the photograph above for details of the products’ design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Sunglasses can be found on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the Eye Gear Sunglasses do not comply with the labelling requirements of the ‘Consumer Goods (Sunglasses and Fashion Spectacles) Safety Standard 2017’. The products are missing required information about restrictions on use.

Specifically, the recalled Sunglasses do not comply with the labelling requirements of the mandatory standard ‘Consumer Protection Notice No. 13 of 2003 – Consumer product safety standards: Sunglasses and fashion spectacles’.

Wearers of these Sunglasses need to be informed through labelling what level of UV protection the Sunglasses provide. Use of incorrectly labelled Glasses may pose a risk of serious and possible irreversible damage to eyes, including blindness.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Decathlon Customer Relations Centre e-mail at contact.australia@decathlon.com. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web chat on http://www.decathlon.com.au from 10:00 AM to 7:30 PM Australian Eastern Standard Time from Monday to Sunday)

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18047
Recalls Direct RIN: 12658-2020
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