RMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE
Wickes' on-going Quality Control and Safety Testing program has identified a potential safety problem with the following extension leads, purchased from a UK supplier:-
5 Metre 13 amp 1 gang extension leads.
(Orange Cable4Black Plug & socket) Barcode no. w710-219w (Picture'Type A)
15 Metre 13 amp 1 gang extension lead.
(Orange Cable/Black Plug & socket) Barcode no. w710-220w (Picture Type A)
10 Metre 13 amp 1 gang extension lead.
(White Cable/White Plug & socket) Barcode no. w710-216w (Picture Type A)
10 Metre 5 amp 1 gang extension lead.
(Black Cable/Black Plug & Socket) Barcode no. w710-144w (Picture Type A)
15 Metre 13 amp 1 gang extension lead with cable tidy.
(Orange Cable/Black Plug & socket) Barcode no. w710-176w (Picture Type B)
Please Note: Other Wickes extension leads and electrical products are not affected.
Customers who have purchased any of these items since the 1st July 1995 are advised not to use any of the products identified above but to return them to any Wickes store where a full refund will be given. If you have any queries regarding this you should contact your local Wickes store or telephone the FREEPHONE Wickes Helpline on 0800 220 965 or 0800 1525 269.
Wickes Building Supplies Ltd apologise for any inconvenience caused but customers will appreciate that product quality and product safety standards remain our highest priority. We thank our customers for their co-operation.
Wickes Building Supplies Ltd, 19-21 Mortimer Street, LONDON W1N 7RJ.
(Published, 8th November 1995)