What are the defects?
The product does not comply with the mandatory standard ‘Trade Practices Act 1974 Consumer Protection Notice No. 1 of 2003 Consumer Product Safety Standard: Bunk Beds’.
The bunk beds do not meet the standard requirements for allowable protrusions, gaps between bars in the side and end guardrails and the required labeling advising the Australian distributor’s name, address and the country of origin.
What are the hazards?
The protrusions could snag the clothing of the user, causing injury and the gaps between the bars of the guardrails may pose an entrapment hazard.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the bunk bed and contact Priceworth Furniture or HEQS International to arrange a replacement City Bunk Bed or full refund.
For further information consumers can contact Priceworth Furniture on 02 9698 3198 (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Consumers can also contact HEQS International on 02 8740 5642 (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm) or email email@example.com