Three Werner ladders are being recalled, as they do not comply with all of the requirements in the mandatory safety standard AS/NZS 1892.1:1996 Portable ladders – Part 1: Metal. The standard covers the minimum requirements for the design and construction of portable metal ladders rated for industrial or domestic use.
The three Werner ladders being recalled were sold at Mitre 10 between 1 February and 27 August 2013:
- Werner MT-13AZ (EAN 0051751100662)
- Werner MT-17AZ (EAN 0051751101638)
- Werner MT-22AZ (EAN 0051751111859).
What to do
Werner MT-13AZ and Werner MT-17AZ – return the ladder to any Mitre 10 store to exchange for a new (same size) Werner MT-13AN or MT-17AN or get a full refund.
Werner MT-22AZ – return the ladder to any Mitre 10 store for a full refund.
For more information, visit the Werner website.
Summarised from the Consumer website.