IMPORTANT: Lifejacket Product Recall / JET PILOT - JARVIS WALKER

  Came across this whilst looking for some new jackets,,, Hopefully link works

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Thanks. Link doesn't work but try this

Tue, 2019-01-08 15:59

Type "recall" into serch box on the DoT website (top right of webpage). Have copied the recall below:


Two lifejackets recently sold in Australia have now been recalled through the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.

Jetpilot Australia Pty Ltd

The Jetpilot Kids NeoVest sold online and by major water sports stores in Australia and New Zealand August 2016 to January 2018 are being recalled by the manufacturer as the vests do not meet Australian Standards of buoyancy. Please follow the link to find out how to return the product.

Jarvis Walker Pty Ltd

The Jarvis Walker Pty Ltd - Adult Personal Flotation Device (PFD) Type 1 sold under Platinum brand July 2011 - December 2015 and JW Brand January 2012 to October 2017, is being recalled as it has design faults. Please follow the link to find out more.

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 'Design faults' otherwise

Tue, 2019-01-08 16:22

 'Design faults' otherwise made shit in China. You wonder how this stuff gets past QC.


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