Performer brand seat cover recall

Performer car seat cover recalled over air-bag concerns.

Performer brand seat cover recall - owners are advised to stop using the covers immediately.

A recall has commenced of the Performer Air-bag Compatible Car Seat Cover after it was found the cover may impede the correct function of vehicle air-bags.

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is overseeing the recall which was launched after it was found that the side panel of the seat cover doesn’t come apart to allow the air-bag to deploy correctly.

The ACCC warning that if the vehicle air-bag cannot deploy safely there is potential for injury.

Sold through Kmart stores in Australia, Performer Air-bag Compatible Car Seat Cover owners should cease using the product immediately, and return the product to any Kmart store in Australia for a full refund.

Joel Helmes