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Alert number: A12/0660/19
Product: Squeezable toy
Name: Gniotek
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: TG41951
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Small parts can be easily detached from the toy.
A child may put one of them in the mouth and choke.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description: Yellow squeezable toy packaged in a plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 5900290836554
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Alert number: A12/0670/19
Product: Passenger car
Name: iOn
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0069*06, e2*2007/46*0069*07
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Possible defective component of the brake assist system vacuum pump.
This may cause a loss of braking assistance and increased braking distance, possibly leading to an accident.
 

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

Description: Passenger car under Peugeot recall code: JFJ.
Batch number / Barcode: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2 April 2018 and 31 July 2018; VIN range: VF31NZKYZJU801048 to VF31NZKYZKU800746.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0659/19
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: OUSDY
Type / number of model: SY0902-21
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured values: 18% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description: Net containing a small plastic baby doll sitting on a pink plastic potty.
Batch number / Barcode: 8435426932628
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg
Alert number: A12/0673/19
Product: Soft toy
Name: OptraWolf
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: ivoclar vivadent
Type / number of model: Unknown
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The cord with the plastic tag can easily detach from the toy generating small parts.
A child can put them in the mouth and choke.

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 (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description: Plush wolf with a non-attached polyester cord with a plastic tag around toy's neck. The filling consists of soft fibres. The toy is packed in transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 4029069632188
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Alert number: A12/0669/19
Product: Passenger car
Name: DS 7 crossback
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: DS
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0601*00, e2*2007/46*0601*01, e2*2007/46*0601*02, e2*2007/46*0601*03, e2*2007/46*0601*04, e2*2007/46*0601*06
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
A component in the driver's airbag system may be inadequate.
This may result in reduced effectiveness of the airbag in event of an accident.
 

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

Description: Passenger car under DS recall code: GQL.
Batch number / Barcode: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 5 September 2017 and 26 October 2018; VIN range: VR1JCYHZJHY122969 to VR1J45GGRKY003311.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0668/19
Product: Passenger car
Name: NV300
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Nissan
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0154
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The safety belt anchor bolts on certain vehicles may have been insufficiently tightened.
In the event of a collision, the safety belt anchorage may detach, increasing the risk of injury.
 

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

Description: Passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 17 April 2018 and 21 April 2018.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0661/19
Product: Passenger car
Name: 5008 II
Risk type: Fire, Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0534*04
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The wiring harness on the voltage retaining device (DMTR) may have been inadequately tightened, which may cause the device to break.
This could result in engine not starting and, in very rare cases, of fire being triggered.
 

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

Description: Passenger car under Peugeot recall code JHA.
Batch number / Barcode: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 12 February 2018 and 22 September 2018; VIN range: VF3MRHNYHJL014172 to VF3M45GZWKL002330.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0671/19
Product: Passenger car
Name: i30
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Hyundai
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e11*2007/46*3807; Type PDE.
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Possible defective electric motor on the glass sliding roof.
This can impair the anti-trap function, increasing the risk of injury.
 

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

Description: Passenger car under Hyundai recall code: 81C095.
Batch number / Barcode: The affected vehicles were manufactured between September 2018 and November 2018.
Country of origin: Czech Republic
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0672/19
Product: Passenger car
Name: Ateca
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Seat
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e9*2007/46*6394; Type: 5FP
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The locking pin for securing the head restraints may be missing from the central rear seat.
In the event of an accident, the central rear head restraint may consequently become detached from the guide rods and lose its supportive and protective effect.
 

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

Description: Passenger car under Seat recall code: 72I7.
Batch number / Barcode: The affected vehicles in were manufactured between 10 April 2018 and 25 June 2018.
Country of origin: Czech Republic
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0663/19
Product: Soft toy
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Spain Shops
Type / number of model: MK 1341-7
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The battery compartment can easily be opened without the use of any tools, leaving the batteries accessible.
Furthermore the toy bears a small piece (lamp) on the top of the head that can be easily detached.
A child may put these in the mouth, which could cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract or a risk of choking.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1 and EN 62115.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description: Soft toy in the shape of a dog, in green and white, with white head and black nose and eyes. It is operated with 2 AA batteries. Approximate dimensions: 150 x 170 x 70 mm. No packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 6983216134179
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Greece