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Baby Factory (NZ) Ltd - Q Play Rito Folding Trike Recall

A recall notice for Q Play Rito Folding Trike supplied by Baby Factory (NZ) Ltd as Q Play Rito Folding Trikes have some of the features of a stroller, but are unsafe for use as a stroller to transport children as it does not have the safety features required under the mandatory standard ‘Consumer Product Safety Standard for Prams and Strollers (Consumer Protection Notice No 8 of 2007, as amended on 14 February 2019)’.

The waist strap is not permanently fixed, there is no tether strap, and there are incorrect warning labels.

Baby Factory (NZ) Ltd - Q Play Rito Folding Trike

PRA No.

2020/18337

Date published

11 Jun 2020

Product description

Q Play Rito Folding Trike

Adaptable Trike for ages 12 months to 36 months.

Features an extendable parent handle, reclining high-back padded seat, 5-point harness, detachable safety surround, handlebar clutch, extendable UV protection canopy, rear storage basket, foldable footrest, push bar bag and rear brake.

Photograph of Q Play Rito Folding Trike

What are the defects?

Q Play Rito Folding Trikes have some of the features of a stroller, but are unsafe for use as a stroller to transport children as it does not have the safety features required under the mandatory standard ‘Consumer Product Safety Standard for Prams and Strollers (Consumer Protection Notice No 8 of 2007, as amended on 14 February 2019)’.

The waist strap is not permanently fixed, there is no tether strap, and there are incorrect warning labels.

What are the hazards?

When used as a stroller to transport children, the product may cause injury to a child if the product rolls in an uncontrolled manner or if the child falls out of the product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return the product to Babyco, Axis Lifestyle Centre, 4/795 Plenty Rd, South Morang, Victoria for a full refund.

For further information, contact Babyco by phone on 03 9404 1625 or email customerservices@babyco.com.au

Supplier

Babyco

Traders who sold this product

Babyco

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Online

Dates available for sale

  • 1 October 2019 - 27 February 2020

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement.pdf (130.07 KB)

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.