'Risk of injury' - Aldi recalls product due to safety fears

General view of Aldi supermarket logo in Swadlincote, South Derbyshire. Picture: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Aldi has recalled a portable hammock sold at its stores over safety fears - Credit: PA

A portable hammock that poses a risk of injury and a wetsuit that fails to keep people warm in cold water are among the products recalled by retailers this week.

Trading Standards has issued warnings about a number of items that should be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Aldi has recalled a portable hammock sold at its stores due to it posing a risk of injury

Aldi has recalled a portable hammock sold at its stores due to it posing a risk of injury - Credit: Trading Standards

Aldi has recalled its Adventuridge portable hammock range due to it being unsafe.

It poses a risk of injury as one seam at the head end of the fabric fails after limited use.

Customers can return the product to the nearest Aldi store for a full refund.

Product details
Adventuridge Portable Hammock with Stand sold by Aldi

Blue model barcode
4061462514593

Green model barcode
4061462514852

A wetsuit made by outdoor brand Trespass has been recalled as it poses a risk of drowning

A wetsuit made by outdoor brand Trespass has been recalled as it poses a risk of drowning as it doesn't provide enough thermal protection for diving in cold water. - Credit: Trading Standards

A wetsuit made by outdoor brand Trespass has been recalled due to safety fears.

It doesn't offer adequate thermal protection in cold water, which could mean people using the wetsuit in these conditions could become incapacitated by the cold and therefore at risk of drowning or becoming unwell due to hypothermia.

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A temporary ban on the supply and display of the product has been put in place.

Product details
Trespass "DIVER" Men's Full Body Wetsuit

Batch No: PO00011174

Item No: MACLSMD10003

iROCKER has recalled its range of inflatable 'Blackfin' paddle boards as the product poses a risk of drowning

iROCKER has recalled its range of inflatable 'Blackfin' paddleboards as the product poses a risk of drowning due to substandard glue meaning the seams can separate causing the board to deflate - Credit: Trading Standards

A range of inflatable paddleboards by iROCKERĀ have been recalled as the products pose a risk of drowning as the use of substandard glue used over a five-month period during the manufacture of the boardsĀ could cause the seams to separate and deflate.

All affected customers should have been informed and have been offered new paddleboards.

Product details:
iROCKER Blackfin Paddleboards (Models V, X and XL)

Type:
Hobby / sports equipment - Stand-up inflatable paddleboards

Models:
Blackfin Model V, Blackfin Model X and Blackfin Model XL

Serial numbers:
All numbers starting with IR-TSEBF, Numbers between IR139020 and IR141685, Numbers between IR157500 and IR160165, Numbers between IR160500 and IR163165