Information published on Product Safety Australia website said the product may overheat during use, increasing the risk of fire and electric shock.
The blanket comes in three colours:
Cameo Pink - key code 558604; Mood Indigo - key code 558605; and Herringbone - key code 558606. The key code can be found on the label sewn into the throw.
The heated throw was available for sale from 27 February 2017 - 14 June 2017 nationally.
Anyone who has purchased the product should return it to any BIG W store for a full refund.