The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced a recall of the Autoplus 48″ High Lift Farm Jack supplied by Autoplus Pty Ltd in NSW via online outlets.
According to the ACCC the Jack’s “do not comply with the labeling or instructions required in the mandatory standard for vehicle jacks, which is based on the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 2693:2007”.
Jacks that do not comply with the mandatory standard pose a crushing hazard, which may result in serious injury or death.
If you own one of these Jacks, the ACCC advises that you should cease using it immediately and arrange for a refund.
Further information is available by calling 02 9313 5988.