When testing and tagging, we also check your equipment if it is not listed with Product Safety Australia. Following heater was a recall some time ago. As we still find them with new customers, we repost this recall:
Recall reminder: Bunnings Group Limited — Heller 2000W fan heater supplied by GAF Control Pty Ltd (FHH20A)
PRA No.: 2015/14545
Date published: 16 Jan 2015
Product description: Heller 2000W fan heater with oscillating base
Identifying features: Date Code 0514
What are the defects?
The heater does not comply with the flammability requirements of the Australian standard. Also, the internal wiring is not routed as approved and lose wires may come into contact with oscillating/moving parts.
What are the hazards?
The risk of fire and burns.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately cease using the Heller Fan FHH20A and contact their nearest Bunnings store for a full refund. To locate your nearest Bunnings store, please call (03) 8831 9777 or go to www.bunnings.com.au.
GAF Control (Sales) Pty Ltd (link is external)
Traders who sold this product
Bunnings Australia and Bunnings New Zealand
Where the product was sold: Nationally
Dates available for sale: 1 April 2014 – 1 November 2014
For more information and source, please visit https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/bunnings-group-limited-heller-2000w-fan-heater-supplied-by-gaf-control-pty-ltd-fhh20a
Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.