An oscillating fan heater sold at Bunnings and supplied by GAF Control has been recalled because it could cause fires or burns.
According to the ACCC recall notice the Heller 2000W Fan Heater with Oscillating Base “does not comply with the flammability requirements of the Australian standard. Also, the internal wiring is not routed as approved and loose wires may come into contact with oscillating/moving parts.”
The product was sold from 1 April 2014 to 1 November 2014 at Bunnings Australia and Bunnings New Zealand.
The affected model number is FHH20A with batch code 0514 which can be found on the label at the base of the heater.
Consumers should stop using the Heller Fan FHH20A immediately and contact their nearest Bunnings store for a full refund.