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Product Safety Solutions press kit and media information

On this page you will find:

Gail Greatorex profile

Gail Greatorex is a consumer product safety consultant and advocate of more than 25 years experience. Gail worked in the ACCC’s Product Safety branch for 17 years and is now Director of her own business, Product Safety Solutions. More detail can be found on the About Gail Greatorex page.

Contact Gail on +61 (0)404 209900 or via our contact page

Media releases

Product Safety Solutions media releases in which Gail Greatorex discusses issues around consumer product safety and design, including 3D printing.

Media releases – in date order:

Couriers and product safety – Think inside the box. And think about the box!

Issued 16 August 2017

Button battery media release – Product Safety Solutions

Issued 3 November 2015

Furniture tip-overs – retailers urged to act

Issued 28 June 2015

3D Printing community – Action needed on consumer product safety

Issued 22 May 2015

3D Printing of Consumer Goods: How it will Impact Product Safety – New White Paper

Issued 3 February 2015

Social media





YouTube: Product Safety Solutions channel

Radio interviews

2UE interview 22-4-16, Furniture Tip-Overs + full list of podcasts under ‘More Episodes’

ABC Radio National Interview, 3D printing

ABC Radio National – Life Matters: He 3D printed a gun – what happened next? November 2015 – audio, plus transcript


Gail has produced a number of podcasts on product safety – available through the Podcast and Video page and on iTunes.

Press clippings

Gail Greatorex is quoted in the following press articles:

Yours magazine article about experienced women starting a small business, Issue 83, March 2017

Sydney Morning Herald article Ikea safety warning after third child killed by toppling Malm chest of drawers of 21 April 2016

Sydney Morning Herald article Paediatrician calls for stronger product safety laws published 26 March 2016

Herald Sun article  Home furniture accidents kill one Australian child and injure hundreds more each year of 1 August 2015

Blog articles

Gail’s advice and views on a range of product safety and design topics are available on this website The Maze blog pages. All articles have tags for easy searching by topic.