TWM Portable Quick Lift Hydraulic Trolley Jack recall

Incorrect warning labels on the TWM Trolley Jack could result in a crushing hazard
 
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  • Updated:20 Jul 2011
 

01.TWM Portable Quick Lift Hydraulic Trolley Jack recall

Product description

TWM Pty Ltd Portable Quick Lift Hydraulic Trolley Jack
Safe working load limit 2250kg
Min height: 145mm
Max height: 505mm

Identifying features

VP8681

What are the hazards?

The consumer may incorrectly use the product, creating a crushing hazard.

What are the defects?

The warning label on the product does not comply with the mandatory Australian/New Zealand Standard, AS/NZS 2156:2004.

The label fails to state:

  1. "The unlifted wheels of the vehicle should be chocked."
  2. "The load should be centrally located on the head cap."
  3. "No person should remain in a vehilce that is being lifted.'
  4. "The vehicle manufacturer owner's manual should be consulted prior to the lifting of the vehicle."
  5. "The hydraulic trolley jack should be used for lifting and lowering only."
  6. The working load in kilograms.
  7. The prescribed warnings in letters 5mm high.

Dates available for sale

4th February 2009 - 6th June 2011

Where the product was sold

  • A&M TOOLS
  • ALLFASTENERS HO TULLA
  • ALLIANCE IND HARDWARE
  • ALLTRADE INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES
  • AUDEL POWER TOOL CO P.L
  • AUTOPRO KERANG
  • B&J TOOLS
  • BEARINGS & TRANSMISSION SUPPLIES PL
  • BELICS TOOLS P.L
  • BENTLEY POWER EQUIPMENT
  • BOWRAL TOOLBOX
  • BP CLEMENTSON ST BROOME AG
  • CARBITZ
  • CATFORD ENGINEERING PL
  • CLARE AUTO PARTS
  • COBDEN TOOLS & TRAILERS
  • COLAC HYDRA HOSE
  • COLIN McINTYRE LAWN MOWER & CHAINSAW SALES
  • COMPLETE TRUCK & TRAILER REPAIRS
  • D&L PATTON
  • DARLEY BEARING SUPPLIES P.L
  • DISS AND DAT
  • DONALD STEEL SUPPLY
  • FAIRBANK AUTOPRO
  • FX LARKIN
  • GB FASTENERS
  • GOSFORD POWER TOOLS
  • GUIDOLIN AGRIMAC
  • GV TOOLS & IND SUPPLIES*
  • HEATHCOTE BUILDING SUPPLIES
  • HEAVY EQUIPMENT REFINISHING PL
  • HORSHAM BEARINGS
  • INDUSTRIAL REPLACEMENTS PL
  • INTERLINK AG INDUSTRIAL
  • K&P DEAN DISTRIBUTOR
  • KEILOR U HIRE
  • LEN MOSS AGENCIES
  • MACRO WELD PL
  • MANUAL HYDRAULICS
  • MAROONDAH MOTOR
  • MARRIOTTS MOTOR CYCLE POWER & EQUIP PL
  • MARYBOROUGH EXHAUST & 4WD CENTRE
  • MILES AUTO PARTS
  • MUNN'S TOOLS
  • MURRAY RIVER SPARES & REPAIRS
  • MURRAY VALLEY BEARINGS & HARDWARE
  • MYERS STREET AUTO REPAIRS PARTS & ACCESSORIES
  • NIGHTINGALE ELECTRICS
  • NORCAB P.L
  • NORTH RINGWOOD AUTO PARTS
  • NORTHWEST 4WD
  • NORWOOD FARM MACHINERY CENTRE
  • NUBCO (DEVONPORT)
  • OE BRADTKE & SONS PL
  • OLLIE PL
  • OXFORD MOTOR SPARES
  • PORT MOWER CENTRE
  • POWERAUTO HYDRAULICS PL
  • PZ'S
  • QUALITY HOIST & JACK REPAIRS
  • ROB COSSON DAIRY SYSTEMS PL
  • ROBSONS SALES(TAS)
  • SATERA ENG
  • SPANNER SUPPLIES
  • SQUIRES SPORTS & MOWERS
  • TIMBOON FUEL
  • TIMCO MITRE10 SOUTHCOAST
  • TRADER LOU'S ARMIDALE
  • UBLAST PL
  • UNITED TOOLS SHEPPARTON tas-GV TOOLS & IND
  • VALLEY AUTO PARTS
  • WA LIFTING EQUIP PL
  • WANGARATTA BEARINGS
  • WHITTLESEA IND SUPPLIES
  • WROTHY'S WORKSHOP GEAR

What should consumers do?

  1. Contact the supplier of the product (where the product was purchased) for a new label to be sent out, OR
  2. Return the product to the supplier (where the product was purchased) so that a new label can be affixed, OR
  3. Contact the product importer, TWM Imports Pty Ltd on (03) 9314 8588 so that a new label can be sent out.

 

Information sourced from Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's (ACCC) Product safety recalls

 
 

 

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