Thursday, 31 January 2013

Power Plug Adaptor Banned by MBIE Over Electrocution... | Stuff.co.nz

Power Plug Adaptor Banned by MBIE Over Electrocution... | Stuff.co.nz: A power plug adaptor has been banned in New Zealand after complaints that the devices fall apart, exposing people to the risk of electrocution.

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has issued a prohibition notice banning the importation, sale and use of theadaptors, which are used to allow a foreign power plug to connect to the New Zealand power supply.

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