Panasonic Tablet FZ-G1 recalled

There is a risk that the FZ-G1 tablet battery pack may overheat and cause smoke or may ignite posing the risk of a fire hazard. If you have a Panasonic FZ-G1 tablet computer with a rechargeable battery pack you should remove the battery and operate the product with power adapter plugged into a power source. 

If it is not possible to remove the battery pack from the tablet due to use within the field, download and apply a BIOS utility upgrade from Panasonic at www.panasonic.com.au/fzg1productissue.

Panasonic will be in contact with customers directly and via its website with the final actions and next steps which will be to replace the battery pack or other components.

For further information consumers can contact Panasonic on 1800 700 006.