RECALL: Portacot taken from shelves amid injury risk

It’s a must-have for most parents in the early years of their child’s life, but there are fears, it could cause injury.

A Dymples Portacot sold at Big W has been pulled from the shelves as it “does not comply” with Australian standards.

“The product does not comply with various material, design, safety, performance and marking requirements of Australian Standard AS/NZS 2195:2010 – Folding Cot,” the customer notice, issued on Friday, explains.


The retail giant has informed customers, the Dymples Portacot (similar to that pictured below), with Article Number: 8286069 – sold by them over the past four years – needs to be returned to a Big W store immediately.

You will receive a full refund.

Image: Big W