Rapid Alert System weekly update

Report 5 (Published on: 05/02/2016)


 
Weekly overview report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0116/16 
 
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Glue for false nails
 
Brand: MIRAGE
 
Name: Brush On Nail Glue
 
Type/number of model: NG-603
 
Batch number/Barcode: 5290884000134
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The nail glue contains chloroform (measured value up to 4.85% by weight). Chloroform in high doses causes skin irritation and can damage health if inhaled or swallowed. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Small plastic bottle of nail glue, supplied in plastic packaging on pink cardboard.
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0111/16 
 
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Children's folding chair
 
Brand: Squareline
 
Name: Relaxy
 
Type/number of model: 1. JHA7024297 (light green) , 1. Ref.: SB376-3, 2. JHA7024299 (grey), 2. Ref.: SB376-4
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Choking
 
Small parts from the folding mechanism may easily detach. A child could put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Recall of the product from end users, Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
 
Description: Folding chair for children, with steel frame and plaited webbing fabric.
Country of origin: Vietnam
Alert submitted by: France
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0097/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' jacket
 
Brand: HANNY
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: FL-3006
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Strangulation
 
The drawstring in the neck area can become caught during various activities of the child, which can cause strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Children's jacket available in pink and purple colours. Sizes: 110,116,134
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0098/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' sweatshirt
 
Brand: Your World
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Strangulation
 
The drawstring in the neck area can become caught during various activities of the child, which can cause strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: White sweatshirt decorated with hearts and inscriptions "LOVE". Sizes: 110-128
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0106/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s trousers
 
Brand: LANDL
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: 1. LP-380, 2. LP-8422, 3. LP-8399
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Injuries
 
The unattached drawstrings in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Leisure trousers for children available in three different models. The trousers are decorated with buttons and inscriptions: e.g."BIKEE”. Size: 134-164
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0107/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s sweatshirt
 
Brand: Glostory / Disney
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: DGPO-6282, GLORIOUS
 
Batch number/Barcode: 5999032762824
 
Risk: Strangulation
 
The drawstring with free ends in the hood could become trapped during various activities of a child, causing strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Dark grey sweatshirt for children with hood and zip-fastener. Size: 98-128
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0113/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's clothing set
 
Brand: HOLLYWEEK
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: LF-8993
 
Batch number/Barcode: 5299900893033
 
Risk: Strangulation
 
Drawstrings with free ends in the neck area can become trapped during various activities of a child. A loop can be created and strangulation to the child may occur. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Clothing set intended for children up to 8 years old. The set consists of a T-shirt, a hooded sweatshirt and a pair of trousers. The sweatshirt has drawstrings in the neck area.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/0114/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's hooded coat
 
Brand: Pronto Moda
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: 51361 - 9205
 
Batch number/Barcode: 5299900911379
 
Risk: Strangulation
 
Drawstrings with free ends in the neck area can become trapped during various activities of a child. A loop can be created and strangulation to the child may occur. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Red colour coat intended for children up to 4 years of age. The garment bears drawstrings to be tied at the neck area. Also the garment bears functional cords, less than 20 cm, in the waist area.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0128/16 
 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s short trousers
 
Brand: LANDL
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: LP-8417
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because of the presence of unattached drawstrings in the waist area. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Grey short trousers for children. The waistband of the trousers includes an unattached drawstring with free ends. The trousers are decorated with an inscription: "E60 New Fashion”. Size: 134,140,146,152,158
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0121/16 
 
Category: Construction products
 
Product: Smoke detector
 
Brand: Conrad
 
Name: Rauchwarnmelder
 
Type/number of model: CO-100VDS
 
Batch number/Barcode: 751291
 
Risk: Fire
 
The alarm signal in case of a fire is triggered too late and at an inadequate volume.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
 
Description: Smoke detector in cardboard packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0099/16 
 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair dye
 
Brand: Bigen
 
Name: Permanent Powder Hair Colour
 
Type/number of model: Colour number: 26 Golden Brown, 37 Dark Auburn, 45 Chocolate, 46 Light Chestnut, 47 Medium Chestnut, 48 Dark Chestnut, 56 Rich Medium Brown, 57 Dark Brown, 58 Black Brown, 88 Blue Black, 96 Deep Burgundy
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The list of ingredients indicates that the hair dye contains sodium perborate. Sodium perborate in high doses is toxic and it may damage fertility or the unborn child. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Permanent powder hair dye in various colours, net content 6 grams. Packaged in small orange and cream cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland

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Alert number: A12/0100/16 
 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair dye
 
Brand: BLASOL
 
Name: BLASOL POWDER Permanent Hair Colouring Formula
 
Type/number of model: Colour variations: Jet Black; Oriental Black; Natural Black; Dark Brown; Brown Black; Chestnut Brown; Blue Black; Light Brown; Passion Plum
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The list of ingredients indicates that the hair dye contains sodium perborate. Sodium perborate in high doses is toxic and it may damage fertility or the unborn child. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Permanent powder hair dye in various colours, net content 6 grams. Packaged in small orange and cream cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0101/16 
 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair dye
 
Brand: JR Beauty
 
Name: Organics Permanent Powder Hair Colour
 
Type/number of model: Colour variations: Black Brown, Jet Black, Black, Light Brown, Dark Brown, Auburn
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The list of ingredients indicates that the hair dye contains sodium perborate. Sodium perborate in high doses is toxic and it may damage fertility or the unborn child. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Permanent powder hair dye in various colours, net content 6 grams. Packaged in small green and white cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland

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Alert number: A12/0126/16 
 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Teeth whitening gel
 
Brand: Pearlsmile
 
Name: Cosmetic Teeth Whitening Gel
 
Type/number of model: CPNP - 1490880 , Lot No. - 1421901
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The product contains sodium perborate. Sodium perborate in high doses is toxic and it may damage fertility or the unborn child. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
 
Description: Teeth whitening gel in 15 ml tube supplied in a white box with pink inscriptions.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Czech Republic, Slovenia, Spain

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Alert number: A12/0127/16 
 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Peeling cream
 
Brand: SALERM COSMETICS - HOMME
 
Name: Peeling Rajeunissant Visage /Rejuvenating Facial Peel
 
Type/number of model: ART. 724,
 
Batch number/Barcode: L009111 04/14 Bar code: 8420282010948
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The product contains isobutylparaben, as indicated in the list of ingredients. Isobutylparaben has an endocrine disrupting activity. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Peeling cream for men in a black plastic tube of 200 ml and black cardboard box.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Spain

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Alert number: A12/0115/16 
 
Category: Decorative articles
 
Product: Fridge magnet
 
Brand: ROYAL COUNTY
 
Name: Fridge Magnet
 
Type/number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number/Barcode: 5391526350126
 
Risk: Choking
 
The product, due to its characteristic form, colour and size may be mistaken for foodstuff. Small parts can be easily detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth, swallow or ingest them. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumers.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Decorative fridge magnet in the shape of a cake, packaged in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: Ireland
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland

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Alert number: A12/0102/16 
 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Plug adaptor
 
Brand: LEIVA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: Ref. 13193 - 16 A/250V, max: 3500W
 
Batch number/Barcode: 8431487131932
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
The sockets do not have shutters to prevent access to live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant national standard.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: White plug adaptor with three sockets: one round and two rectangular.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0117/16 
 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: USB power supply
 
Brand: gmini
 
Name: Wall Charger
 
Type/number of model: S-100D (GM-WC-190-1USB), SU100 (GM-CC-158-2USB)
 
Batch number/Barcode: 9 007148 410068
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
The chargers pose a risk of electric shock because the insulation is not sufficient and the clearance /creepage distances between the primary and secondary circuits are not sufficient. The products do not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60065.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: USB power supply / charger with one or two USB outputs. Both products are sold in a transparent package.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0118/16 
 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Εlectric insect killer
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Insect Killer / Electronic Insect Killer with UVA Lamp
 
Type/number of model: IK206-2X6W
 
Batch number/Barcode: 0424304000038
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
There is no adequate protection against accidental contact with live parts. A young child could touch the high voltage grid with their finger and get an electric shock. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Εlectric insect killer in a blue cardboard package.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0119/16 
 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Εlectric insect killer
 
Brand: AVEC
 
Name: Insect Killer
 
Type/number of model: TB-34
 
Batch number/Barcode: 0293198000031
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
There is no adequate protection against accidental contact with live parts. A young child could touch the high voltage grid with their finger and get an electric shock. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Εlectric insect killer in cardboard package.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0120/16 
 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Εlectric insect killer
 
Brand: EUROM
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: EUROM IK 16; 2373 Art.nr.21.194.8
 
Batch number/Barcode: 8713415211948
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
There is no adequate protection against accidental contact with live parts. A young child could touch the high voltage grid with their finger and get an electric shock. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Εlectric insect killer in a white cardboard package.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany

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Alert number: A12/0123/16 
 
Category: Jewellery
 
Product: Bracelet
 
Brand: Glitter
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: 151 Crystal S
 
Batch number/Barcode: 309616010000
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The migration of nickel from the metal parts of the bracelet is too high (measured values: 8.6 μg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description:  Bracelet with diamond-like stones, 5 cm wide, attached to a black tag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0095/16 
 
Category: Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product: Thermos flask
 
Brand:  DAYDAYS
 
Name: FOOD JAR
 
Type/number of model: Item no.: H514, Ref.: 61470
 
Batch number/Barcode: 8301182614705
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The separators of the double glass wall of the thermos flask contain asbestos fibres. If the thermos breaks, the users may inhale asbestos fibres, which are carcinogenic. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
 
Description: Thermos flask of 1.4 l capacity, plastic shell, bucket-style carrying handle.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0105/16 
 
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chains
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Craciun Fericit LED
 
Type/number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
The cross section of the wires is too thin and they could overheat. The wires can also come into contact with the sharp edges of the control unit. In both cases, the live wire conductors could become accessible. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
 
Description: Lighting chains with 320 LED lamps in four colours.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Romania
Risk Type: Serious
 

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Alert number: A12/0104/16 
 
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Night light
 
Brand: KDE
 
Name: Luz Nocturna
 
Type/number of model: Model 16Z0TK01, ref. 160010
 
Batch number/Barcode: 8435147160010
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
The cover of the lamp can be removed leaving live parts accessible. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Night light in a transparent plastic blister pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: France, Portugal

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Alert number: A12/0122/16 
 
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Lamp socket
 
Brand: KDE
 
Name: Casquillo E27 Blanco
 
Type/number of model: model DTS02E27B, reference 162861
 
Batch number/Barcode: 8435147162861
 
Risk: Electric shock
 
There is no mechanism to block the screwed cable entry. When the user inserts and removes the bulb several times, the cable will start to screw and unscrew. This can damage the cable, leaving the live conductors accessible. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: Lamp socket, E27. Transparent plastic blister packaging with blue and white cardboard.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: France

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Alert number: A12/0092/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: i3 / i8
 
Type/number of model: Types: BMWi-1, BMWi-2 Type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1213*, e1*2007/46*1287*
 
Batch number/Barcode: Affected vehicles manufactured between 9.10.2015 and 4.11.2015.
 
Risk: Injuries
 
The power electronics have not been calibrated properly which might increase the recuperation torque during the vehicle's deceleration. In this case, the vehicle might skid in slippery road conditions.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/0093/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Suzuki
 
Name: Gladius
 
Type/number of model: Types: WVCX EC type approval: e4*2002/24*2102*03
 
Batch number/Barcode: Affected vehicles manufactured between 2013 and 2015.
 
Risk: Fire
 
The fuel tank ventilation hose can break off. This can cause the fuel tank to split and fuel can escape, which may cause a fire.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
 
Description: Motorcycle.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, Norway, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0094/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycles
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: C 600 Sport / C 650 GT
 
Type/number of model: Types: K18, K19 EC type approval: e1*2002/24*0552
 
Batch number/Barcode: Affected vehicles manufactured between 9.2.2011 and 15.7.2015.
 
Risk: Injuries
 
The positioning of the chafer can cause damage to the front brake hose and lead to a loss of brake fluid. This can reduce brake performance and could lead to accidents.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
 
Description: Motorcycle.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Greece, Ireland, Malta, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/0096/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Passat
 
Type/number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0307* type: 3C
 
Batch number/Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 22/04/2014 and 19/09/2014.
 
Risk: Injuries
 
There may be metal chips in the housing of the airbag control module. This could result in a short-circuit occurring on the circuit board in the airbag control module causing the airbags to deploy unnecessarily.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovakia, Sweden, United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/0108/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Maserati
 
Name: Granturismo, Grancabrio.
 
Type/number of model: Type: M145 Cabrio/Coupe, M145 series MC; EC type-approval: e3*2001/116*0262*15, e3*KS07/46*0072*05
 
Batch number/Barcode: Vehicles manufactured in 2015 are affected.
 
Risk: Fire
 
Fuel may leak within the engine compartment as a result of a manufacturing defect affecting the right-hand fuel supply pipe in the engine compartment.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0110/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Note and Micra
 
Type/number of model: Mote (E12) and Micra (K13)
 
Batch number/Barcode: Production date Note from 06/08/2015 to 11/01/2016 and Micra from 09/07/2015 to 05/01/2016;
 
Risk: Injuries
 
As a result of a design change to the engine ignition coils fitted, the internal electrical components of the coil may short circuit resulting in an engine misfire. In the worst case, this short circuit may cause a fuse inside the Power Distribution Module (IPDM) to fail, stopping power to the ignition relay. This may cause the engine to stall.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: India, United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Denmark, Greece, Malta, Norway, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/0112/16 
 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Drums and Drumstick Sets
 
Brand: IKEA
 
Name: LATTJO Tongue drums and LATTJO Drumstick sets
 
Type/number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number/Barcode: 50310260 - LATTJO Tongue drums, 10310257 - LATTJO Drumsticks
 
Risk: Choking
 
The ball on the drumsticks can detach or become unscrewed, creating the risk for choking. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
 
Description: The LATTJO Tongue Drum is a solid birch rectangular-shaped drum with a turquoise-dot print on the front and two solid red circles on top. The drum comes with a seven inch mallet with a turquoise painted handle and black rubber ball on the end. The LATTJO Drumstick set includes two solid birch drumsticks, two brushes and two mallet-type drumsticks with black rubber balls on the ends. The set was sold in a turquoise polyester roll-up pouch with a red and white striped fabric panel in the center.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Iceland
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Croatia, Denmark, Hungary, Ireland, Portugal, Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0124/16 
 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft ball with spikes
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: FLASHING SPIKY BALL
 
Type/number of model: Super Size - 65mm
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Choking
 
The small squeaking mechanism can easily come off from the plastic ball. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke on it. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product (By: Retailer)Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
 
Description: Soft plastic ball with spikes, emitting sounds and light, supplied in a display box containing 24 pieces of different colours, no age warnings.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg
Risk Type: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Hungary

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Alert number: A12/0125/16 
 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll with voice box
 
Brand: Youfei
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type/number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Chemical, Choking
 
The electronic voice box is directly accessible and the battery cover is easily removable giving access to button batteries which could be swallowed by children and cause damage to the gastrointestinal tract or choking. In addition, the hair on the head of the doll is attached with a staple which has sharp points, posing a risk of injury to a child. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Import rejected at border
 
Description: Soft-bodied, blonde-haired doll with a plastic head and limbs, with electronic voice box stored in an open pouch on the front of the doll's body. No packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk Type: Serious
 
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Alert number: A11/0009/16 
 
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Valve oil for musical instruments
 
Brand: Hetman
 
Name: 1) Light Piston, 2) Piston Lubricant 2, 3) Classic Piston Lubricant 4) light rotor lubricant 11
 
Type/number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk: Chemical
 
The product lacks the required labelling, child-resistant fastening and tactile warning of danger. The precautionary statements on the label are insufficient. The product does not comply with the Regulation on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP).
 
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
 
Description: White plastic bottle (60ml) with green labelling and white plastic cap.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk Type: Other
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland, Latvia

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Alert number: A11/0006/16 
 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 308
 
Type/number of model: e*2007/46*0405*04; e*2007/46*0405*05; e*2007/46*0405*06; e*2007/46*0405*07; e*2007/46*0405*08; e*2007/46*0405*09; e*2007/46*0405*10; e*2007/46*0405*11; TR*2007/46*8344*00
 
Batch number/Barcode: Vehicles manufactured from 24/07/2015 to 12/11/2015
 
Risk: Injuries
 
The doors may unlock and open when moving which could lead to impaired driving.
 
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk Type: Other
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
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If not specified in the report, the risk and non-compliance refer to the risk to consumers' health and safety.