Smiggle Sip Stainless Steel Drink Bottle Recall [Australia]


Smiggle Sip Stainless Steel Drink Bottle Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Smiggle Pty Ltd, a Ringwood, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Smiggle Sip Stainless Steel Drink Bottles from the Australian marketplace due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/QCtL30qpaPa

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/smiggle-pty-ltd-smiggle-sip-stainless-steel-drink-bottle

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Stainless Steel Drink Bottles are subject to this recall:

  • Stainless Steel Drink Bottles, sold in blue and pastel colours with a batch/lot designation of 0719]

==> No barcodes, APNs, UPCs 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.

According to the ACCC, the spout on the recalled Drink Bottle may detach. If the spout on the drink bottle detaches it may pose choking and ingestion hazards.

In general, if plastic or metal fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Stainless Steel Drink Bottles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the 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 properly treat laceration, bone fracture, eye injury and/or concussion.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Stainless Steel Drink Bottles, please search for “bottle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Smiggle on 1800 612 236 from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at https://www.smiggle.com.au/ or by e-mail at product@smiggle.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Plastic Fragment contamination, please search for “plastic” or more generically, “fragment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18217
Recalls Direct RIN: 12790-2020
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