Average petrol prices increased by seven per cent in the past three months, hitting a four-year high in real terms of around 145 cents per litre (cpl) in Australia’s largest cities (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth).
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Here’s a snapshot of current and emerging scams targeting Australians, based on reports to Scamwatch last week https://t.co/m2z6QqF0mAScamwatch_gov - 1 hour 56 min ago
Electric shock risk – Elinz #recalls Pure Sine Wave Inverter Battery Charger. The metallic body and the socket outl… https://t.co/TaiU45GeBKACCCProdSafety - 3 hours 40 min ago
Infection risk – Modere #recalls Liquid Foundation. Contains an unacceptable level of bacterial contamination which… https://t.co/0AKm0JWvUGACCCProdSafety - 3 hours 56 min ago
Accident risk – FCA Australia #recalls 2018 (KL) Jeep Cherokee. Fault with the halfshaft assembly can result in los… https://t.co/dgBj4r7C4FACCCProdSafety - 4 hours 50 min ago
Fire hazard – Audi #recalls A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet and Q5 vehicles. Smoulder damage or risk of fire if the heater ele… https://t.co/6poK7zwCyjACCCProdSafety - 21 hours 25 min ago
Accident risk – Ford #recalls EcoSport vehicles. Lower Control Arm weld may fail and cause front wheel to lock up,… https://t.co/qCfKKT14uSACCCProdSafety - 22 hours 24 min ago
Accident risk – Peugeot #recalls P4007 vehicles. Front windscreen wiper motor may fail and affect driver’s visibili… https://t.co/AVl7NCsfSHACCCProdSafety - 22 hours 44 min ago
Injury risk – Deere & Company #recalls A&I Products Steel-top Canopies for Utility Tractors. Canopies exceed the we… https://t.co/MWKrp9okPZACCCProdSafety - 23 hours 34 min ago
News: ACCC to monitor and report on electricity prices https://t.co/0VaknXPqc1acccgovau - 23 hours 48 min ago
Choking hazard to young children – eBay Seller igrabaustralia #recalls Bean Bag Liner. The product does not have th… https://t.co/zGKnPdJYk8ACCCProdSafety - 1 day 54 min ago
Risk of exposure to allergens – Discount Party Imports #recalls Fake Blood. Does not have ingredient labelling, as… https://t.co/wvDvCpaWVFACCCProdSafety - 1 day 1 hour ago
RT @ACCCProdSafety: More than 14 000 Holden vehicles have been added to the #Takata airbag recall. If you drive a Holden Trax, Barina o… https://t.co/ynvTZbDPbXacccgovau - 1 day 1 hour ago
More than 14 000 Holden vehicles have been added to the #Takata airbag recall. If you drive a Holden Trax, Barina o… https://t.co/ynvTZbDPbXACCCProdSafety - 1 day 1 hour ago
Phishing and ransomware scams often come with offers of gift cards or prizes. Always check the email address, look… https://t.co/JTSqYgbjKmScamwatch_gov - 1 day 2 hours ago