By Keri Algar
SYDNEY, NSW: All units of a recently released 42-inch HD LCD TV and its stand have been recalled nationally due to the risk of falling and causing injury.
The Okano 42-inch HD LCD TV (model LTV4200F) was sold nationally across JB Hi-Fi and Clive Anthonys. It has been recalled due to a risk of the TV stand breaking and the screen falling forward.
According to the recall notice, the neck of the TV stand may break causing the screen to detach from the stand.
Consumers have been advised to remove the product if it at risk of falling over and causing injury. Consumers may contact the manufacturer to arrange for an in-home replacement of the stand or they can return the unit to either store for a full refund.
The TV was sold from 11 January 2011 to 18 February 2011. A 32-inch Okano HD LCD TV at JB Hi-Fi is RRP $399.