Abel Sports General Manager John Cann is concerned that with the demand for Portable / Moveable Soccer Goals increasing, Sports Ground Contractors are not aware of the Australian Competition and Consumer [ACCC.]
Mandatory Standard requirements for Moveable Soccer Goals and are purchasing cheaper imported non-compliant soccer goals.
Cann says it is frustrating for Australian manufactures like Abel Sports who employ over 15 people and support local Suppliers have to compete with non-compliant unsafe imported products.
We suggests Contractors, Football Clubs and Councils refer to www.productsafety.gov.au and search Moveable Soccer Goals Suppliers guide before purchasing any Portable Goals.
Spot the obvious error in the attached photo of imported portable soccer goals recently delivered to a new sports ground site in metropolitan Melbourne.
[Answer … no warning labels displayed as required by ACCC. Suppliers Guide.]