Statement regarding class action lawsuit in the US
Dometic has today through media received information about a class action lawsuit against its American subsidiary Dometic Corporation regarding alleged safety defects in gas driven absorption refrigerators.
The company takes this accusation seriously but vehemently denies that the company would consciously have refrained from eliminating defects in the said product.
Dometic conducts its operations in strongly regulated environment and it is a vital requirement that all products comply with applicable laws and regulations regarding safety. Dometic works proactively with product safety in an open and close cooperation with governmental authorities and strictly follows the applicable legislation and recommendations.
Dometic will come back with more detailed information on this matter.
För mer information, vänligen kontakta:
Erika Ståhl, Head of Business Control & Investor Relations
Tel: +46 8 501 025 24
ABOUT DOMETIC GROUP Dometic is a global market leader in branded solutions for mobile living in the areas of Climate, Hygiene & Sanitation and Food & Beverage. Dometic operates in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific, providing products for use in recreational vehicles, trucks and premium cars, pleasure and workboats, and for a variety of other uses. Dometic offer products and solutions that enrich people’s experiences away from home, whether in a motorhome, caravan, boat or a truck. Our motivation is to create smart and reliable products with outstanding design. We operate 22 manufacturing/assembly sites in nine countries, sell our products in approximately 100 countries and manufacture approximately 85% of products sold in-house. We have a global distribution and dealer network in place to serve the aftermarket. Dometic employs approximately 6,500 people worldwide, had net sales of SEK 11.5 billion in 2015 and is headquartered in Solna, Sweden