Big Garlic Bread Recall – See If Your Favourite Brand is Affected
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George Weston Foods have issued a garlic bread recall on many popular brands after it was discovered that they may have have been exposed to a plastic contamination risk. Those brands and products affected include: ALDI Me'n'u Garlic Bread Twin Pack 450g Sold in NSW & QLD only. All 'Use By' dates from 01 November 2016 up to and including 15 February 2017 WOOLWORTHS Woolworths Homebrand Garlic...
Birds Eye Issues Hash Brown Recall Over Contamination Risk
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Simplot Australia Pty Ltd have recalled their popular Birds Eye Golden Crunch Hash Browns over a risk they contain small blue pieces of plastic. The product recall affects products have a best before date of 1 July 2018 and batch code 26 168 09. Consumers who have the affected products are asked to not consume them and instead return them to...
Warning: Teething Gel Linked to Infant Deaths
The American Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has today warned of teething products linked to infant deaths in the USA. The very same Hyland's products are still on the shelves in chemists around Australia. 10 deaths of children who had used the Hyland's homeopathic teething products have been reported to the FDA resulting in a warning released on Wednesday urging...
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall: Turn Off Phone Immediately for Risk of Explosion
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Samsung Australia has issued an urgent warning to all owners of the Samsung Galaxy 7 Mobile Phone to turn off their device immediately. The advice follows several users experiencing exploding batteries and extreme overheating. This is the second time in two months that Samsung has pulled the plagued model off the shelves. It was only on 2 September when major retailers...
Bread Recall Issued Across 17 Popular Bread Roll Products
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More than a dozen bread roll products sold at Coles, Woolworths, IGA and other supermarkets in NSW and ACT have been recalled after small metal pieces were found inside some products. The NSW Food Authority issued the recall today for 17 Quality Bakers Australia products including Coles, Mighty Soft and IGA-branded products. "This recall is the result of the potential presence of foreign...
Popular Mettwurst and Pepperoni Recalled Over Contamination Risk
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Linke's Central Meat Store have voluntarily recalled a range of their popular Mettwurst and Pepperoni products over a potential salmonella risk. The affected products include Linke’s Garlic Mettwurst, Linke’s Plain Mettwurst, Linke’s Brandy Mettwurst and Linke’s Pepperoni. Unfortunately routine safety checks weren’t able to verify that the meats in question were manufactured safely and so the recall applies to packages including the 270g, 500g,...
Lawnmower Recall Issued Over Defective Blades
Lawnmower-Recall issued over faulty blades
Masport Pty Ltd have issued a lawnmower recall on their Masport Lawnmowers fitted with an MSV blade disc cutting system.   The affected models have a serial number 7545492 to 7791051. What are the defects? If the blade disc system becomes damaged, or is not correctly maintained, the blade disc system can become out of balance, creating excessive vibration which may cause the blade disc...
Do You Use Water Expanding Beads in Your Child’s Sensory Play? New Warning Says to Stop
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You wouldn’t give your child a golf ball to chew on, right? But, that’s exactly what might happen if your child plays with water expanding beads. If you’re confused, we don’t blame you. Water expanding beads are supposed to be fun child favourite. So, what could they possibly have in common with a golf ball? According to an NSW Poisons Information Centre...
Urgent Samsung Note 7 Recall Issued After Exploding Battery Flaw
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The heat is on Samsung right now after it stopped sales of its brand new Galaxy Note around the world and recalled and started replacing the 2.5 million phones already sold. The South Korean electronics giant said on Friday that because of a problem with the Galaxy Note 7 battery it would cease sales of the new device globally which had been on sale for...
Medela Recall Detachable Wall Plug Over Electrical Risk
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Medela have announced a recall of detachable wall plugs which were supplied with various Medela breast pumps. The models affected include Medela SwingTM, Swing EssentialsTM, Swing PremiumTM, Swing MaxiTM, and FreestyleTM. The breast pumps are supplied with one of three types of detachable wall plug that connect the AC power adaptor to the wall socket, of which only the one on...