Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products - most recent alerts

Alert number: A12/00831/20
Product: Spectacle frame
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Guess
Type / number of model: Model: GU2469
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The rims of the product release an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 0.8 µg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and causes 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 and the relevant European standard EN 16128.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Company recall page:  https://instruoptiikka.fi/uutiset/takaisinveto-pyydamme-palauttamaan-nama-silmalasikehykset-instrumentarium-tai-nissen-myymaloihin/
Description: Metallic spectacle frames, in black and blue colour.
Packaging description: 
 
Barcode: Unknown
CounterfeitNO
Batch number: TL52
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Finland
Alert number: A12/00828/20
Product: Spectacle frame
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Burberry
Type / number of model: Model: OBE1313Q, colour: 1240
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The rims, bridge, decorations and temples of the product release an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 9.7 µg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and causes 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 and the relevant European standard EN 16128.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Company recall page:  https://instruoptiikka.fi/uutiset/takaisinveto-pyydamme-palauttamaan-nama-silmalasikehykset-instrumentarium-tai-nissen-myymaloihin/
Description: Metallic spectacle frame.
Packaging description: 
 
Barcode: Unknown
CounterfeitNO
Batch number: Unknown
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Finland
Alert number: A12/00830/20
Product: Spectacle frame
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Calvin Klein
Type / number of model: Model: CK5454, Colour: 604
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The rims, bridge and temples of the product release an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 63 µg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and causes 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 and the relevant European standard EN 16128.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Company recall page:  https://instruoptiikka.fi/uutiset/takaisinveto-pyydamme-palauttamaan-nama-silmalasikehykset-instrumentarium-tai-nissen-myymaloihin/
Description: Metallic spectacle frame.
Packaging description: 
 
Barcode: Unknown
CounterfeitNO
Batch number: Unknown
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Finland
Alert number: A12/00822/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: 5008
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0534*04 and *05, Type: M
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The passenger seat may not be adequately fastened. As a result, the seatback may not provide sufficient support in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of an injury. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: 
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: Unknown
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 7 and 12 June 2018.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/00839/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: Grand Vitara
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Suzuki
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e6*98/14*0053*, Typе FT
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The ammonium nitrate propellant used in the airbag inflator may experience a material alteration over time due to degradation occurring after prolonged exposure to high absolute humidity, high temperatures and high-temperature cycling. In the event of an airbag being deployed, it may deploy too slowly or the excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator body to rupture and metal fragments may pass through the cushion material causing injury to the occupants. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: 
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: 97GA
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1998 and 1999.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/00834/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: Transit Connect
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: e1*2007/46*0272*04
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The adhesive bond between the panoramic roof and the vehicle body is inadequate. As a result, the panoramic roof may completely detach from the vehicle, posing a risk to the following traffic. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: 
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: 20S22
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 27 July 2014 and 1 October 2018.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Alert number: A12/00832/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: Ranger, Everest
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: Individual approval
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The ammonium nitrate propellant used in the airbag inflator may experience a material alteration over time due to degradation occurring after prolonged exposure to high absolute humidity, high temperatures and high-temperature cycling. In the event of an airbag being deployed, it may underinflate or deploy too slowly, or the excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator body to rupture and metal fragments may pass through the cushion material causing injury to the occupants. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: Vehicles equipped with Takata NADI (Non-Azide Driver Inflator) airbag inflator.
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: 20S19
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 13 November 1998 and 30 September 1999.
Country of origin: Thailand
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Alert number: A12/00838/20
Product: Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
Name: Vito, V-Klasse
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0457*21-*22, Types: 639/2
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The fuel return line may be damaged by contact with the underbody panelling. As a result, fuel may leak onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: 
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: VS2KRAFLEI
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 26 March 2018 and 25 October 2019.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/00823/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: 3, CX-30
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mazda
Type / number of model:  e13*2007/46*1972*1, *2, *3, *5 (Mazda 3), e13*2007/46*2041*00 , *01 (Mazda CX-30)
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Mazda 3: Due to inappropriate software of the powertrain control module (PCM), the automatic idling restart (IR) may fail to restart the engine after idle stopping (i-stop), causing it to stall and increasing the risk of an accident; Mazda 3 and CX-30: Due to inappropriate software, the powertrain control module (PCM) may incorrectly judge the half clutch condition as clutch disengaged condition and lower the engine torque to reduce the engine speed to idling condition. This can cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

Description: Model series BP (Mazda 3), DM (Mazda CX-30); equipped with Mazda M Hybrid and automatic idling restart (IR) system.
Packaging description: VIN ranges: JMZ BP**** 01 100082 – 127853 (Mazda 3 with M Hybrid);JMZ BP**** 01 100076 – 137388 (Mazda 3 with M Hybrid and Manual Transmission);JMZ DM**** 00 100118 – 114241 (Mazda CX-30 with M Hybrid and Manual Transmission.
 
Company recall code: AK070A
Production dates: From 7 May 2019 to 30 August 2019 (Mazda CX-30 with M Hybrid and Manual Transmission), From 7 November 2018 to 5 September 2019 (Mazda 3 with M Hybrid and Manual Transmission), From 8 November 2018 to 3 July 2019 (Mazda 3 with M Hybrid)
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Alert number: A12/00837/20
Product: Motorcycle
Name: CBR1000
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Honda
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e4*168/2013*00126*00, Type: SC82
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The engine connecting rods are not sufficiently strong. This may result in engine failure and a consequent loss of control over the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: 
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: 3LA
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 20 December 2019 and 10 March 2020.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/00827/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: i30
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Hyundai
Type / number of model: e11*2001/116*0313*
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The vehicles might experience an electrical short circuit on the ABS/ESC module, which can disable these systems. This will impair the vehicle's braking performance, increasing the risk of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description: Model series FD.
Packaging description: VIN range : KMHDB51CP8U018757 - KMHDC81TP9U026854.
 
Company recall code: 01D010
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between May 2007 and May 2012.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Alert number: A12/00824/20
Product: Pickup truck
Name: B-Series
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mazda
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: Individual approval
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The ammonium nitrate propellant used in the airbag inflator may experience a material alteration over time due to degradation occurring after prolonged exposure to high absolute humidity, high temperatures and high-temperature cycling. In the event of an airbag being deployed, it may underinflate or deploy too slowly, or the excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator body to rupture and metal fragments may pass through the cushion material causing injury to the occupants. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

Description: Vehicles equipped with Takata NADI airbag inflator. Model series UN; VIN range: JMZ UN**** 0W 104841 – 121674.
Packaging description: Countries of production: Japan and Thailand.
 
Company recall code: AL003B
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 February and 7 October 1999.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Alert number: A12/00826/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: CX-5
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mazda
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0448*22, e1*2001/116*0448*23, e1*2001/116*0448*24, e1*2001/116*0448*25
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Due to inappropriate material, the sealing gasket attached to the wiring connector of the LED running and position lights can release sulfur, corroding the circuit that is controlling the LED lights. As a result, the circuit may lose continuity causing the lights to flicker or fail to illuminate, increasing the risk of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

Description: Passenger cars equipped with LED type headlights. Model series CX-5 (KE); VIN range: JMZ KE**** ** 400014 – 477205.
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: AL006A
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 11 December 2014 and 8 December 2015.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Alert number: A12/00825/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: RAV4
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Toyota
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e6*2007/46*0289*01, e6*2007/46*0289*02
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The front lower arms may have cracks on some portions of their surface, which may cause them to break and separate from the front wheel assembly. This may result in loss of control over the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description: Model codes: AXAA52, AXAA54, AXAH52, AXAH54, MXAA52, MXAA54.
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code:  20SMD-006
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 25 September and 26 October 2019.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Alert number: A12/00840/20
Product: Lorry
Name: Actros, Arocs
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: 963-4-C, 963-0-D, 963-7-E, 963-4-E, 963-2-E, 963-4-F, 963-2-F, 963-8-G, 963-8-H, e1*2007/46*0726, *0727, *0728,*0729, *0730, *0731, *0732, *0733, *0734, *0735, *0736, *0739, *0740, *0741, *0742, *0743 Typ: 963-0-A, 963-4-A, 963-2-A, 963-0-B, 963-4-B, 963-2-B, 963-0-C, 963-4-D,
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The outer section of the front cab air deflector may become entirely or partly detached from the inner section or from the vehicle. The outer section may become completely detached from the vehicle and fall off, which may increase the accident risk. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: Lorry
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: WIND-LT-3
Production dates: 1/8/2017 to 17/10/2018
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/00833/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: GLE
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1885*00-03, Type: H1GLE
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The wiring harness running under the right-hand side second-row seat may not have been installed in accordance with the specifications and can be damaged when the second row is moved longitudinally. Consequently, the rear sidebags may not deploy as intended, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: Model series: BR 167; Vehicles equipped with an electrically adjustable second row of seats and rear sidebags.
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: 5491017
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 30 November and 13 December 2019.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: INFO/00068/20
Product: Particle filter mask
Name: KN 95 particulate respirator
Risk type: Health risk / other
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: X.Y.T XiangYanTang
Type / number of model: Unknown
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by the relevant body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description: Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category KN95.
Packaging description: The product is packaged in a cardboard box containing 20 pieces and was also sold online.
 
Barcode: 2054 6625
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
Batch number: Unknown
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Alert number: INFO/00067/20
Product: Particle filter mask
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Health risk / other
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: KN 95
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by the relevant body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Importer)

Description: Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category KN95.
Packaging description: 
 
Barcode: Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
Batch number: Unknown
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Alert number: INFO/00066/20
Product: Particle filter mask
Name: FFP2 Mask
Risk type: Health risk / other
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: Adiutor, KYJKKJ
Type / number of model: KY2020
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Retailer)

Description: Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category KN95.
Packaging description: The product is individually wrapped in a plastic bag and sold in a cardboard box containing 10 units.
 
Barcode: 8 033109 030595
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
Batch number: Manufacture date: March 2020
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Alert number: A12/00836/20
Product: Passenger car
Name: Continental GT, Flying Spur
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Bentley
Type / number of model: e13*2007/46*0634
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The adhesive bond between the sunroof and the vehicle body does not meet the specifications. As a result, the sunroof may detach from the vehicle, posing a risk to the following traffic. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description: 
Packaging description: 
 
Company recall code: RE20/15 (RB57)
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2 and 21 January 2020.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom