Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products - Weekly Report

Report 29 ( Published on: 17/07/2020)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/01051/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Nightlight for children
 
Brand: PANDY
 
Name: Veilleuse à pile panda
 
Type / number of model:  #EL 0562
 
Barcode:  5024418199014
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The battery compartment can be easily opened, leaving the button batteries accessible. A child may put them in the mouth and swallow them, which could cause choking or damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60598
 

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

 
Description:  Battery-powered nightlight (takes button-cell batteries) for children, in the form of a panda.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a clear plastic box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/0908/19       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Log splitter
 
Brand: Preeco
 
Name: Fast log splitter
 
Type / number of model:  7T
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The two hand control does not function adequately. Thus the user may take his/her hand(s) in the splitting zone while using the machine. Furthermore, the emergency stop does not stop all movement, it stops only the engine. / The user's hand(s) may get caught in between the moving pressure plate/log and the splitting wedge of the machine, leading to injury.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Kinetic log splitter. The product was sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01024/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Husqvarna
 
Name: VITPILEN 701 , SVARTPILEN 701 and SVARTPILEN STYLE 701
 
Type / number of model:  701 SVARTPILEN STYLE: Model year 2019, 701 SVARTPILEN: Model year 2019-2020, 701 VITPILEN: Model year 2018-2020,
 
Company recall code:  07_1776254
 
Production dates:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The seal between the fuel pump and the fuel sensor might deform with time.

Consequently, fuel could leak, which in the presence of an ignition source could lead to a fire and burns. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle.
Country of origin:  Austria
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Finland, Greece, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01036/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: DS, Peugeot
 
Name: TPEUGEOT 208II, 2008II, DS3 CROSSBACK
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval: e2*2007/46*0639*01, e2*2007/46*0639*02, e2*2007/46*0639*03, e2*2007/46*0639*04, e2*2007/46*0639*05, e2*2007/46*0639*06, e2*2007/46*0639*07, e2*2007/46*639*08
 
Company recall code:  JTX - HAU
 
Production dates:  DS3 CROSSBACK: Manufactured between 26/04/2019 and 02/10/2019., Peugeot 2008 II: Manufactured between 08/11/2019 and 02/12/2019., Peugeot 208 II: Manufactured between 26/04/2019 and 16/10/2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The rear brake hoses may have been incorrectly routed. This could result in rupture of a hose, affecting the vehicle’s braking performance and increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Peugeot 208 II VIN: VR3UBYHYJKT037089 to VR3UPHMHDKT099265. Peugeot 2008 II VIN: VR3UDYHYJKJ838596 to VR3USHNSKLJ533853. DS3 CROSSBACK VIN: VR1UCYHZRKW031090 to VR1URHNLNLW000981
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01037/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 508II, DS7 crossback
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0628*04, e2*2007/46*0628*05, e2*2007/46*0628*06, e2*2007/46*0628*07, e2*2007/46*0601*07, e2*2007/46*0601*09, e2*2007/46*0601*10
 
Company recall code:  JWX & HDD
 
Production dates:  508 II: Manufactured between 04/11/2019 and 18/01/2020 , DS7 Crossback: Manufactured between 04/11/2019 and 18/01/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Some fixing screws in the rear axle could break, resulting in the rear wheels giving away and a loss of control over the vehicle. /
 

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

 
Description:  VIN: VR3F35GFTKY194589 to VR3FJEHZRLY008206 / VIN: VR1J45GGUKY212007 to VR1J4EGZDMY000131
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01038/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Kawasaki
 
Name: NINJA ZX-10R, NINJA ZX-10RR
 
Type / number of model:  e4*168/2013*00091, Type: ZXT02E
 
Company recall code:  DAJ88
 
Production dates:  Produced between 2019 and 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
Misprogamming of the engine control unit (ECU) may result in ‘after-fire’ of the engine at high engine load and simultaneous use of the Kawasaki Quick Shifter (KQS). This may cause damage to the engine and lead to fire due to the high temperature of the exhaust gas.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Motorcycle
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Greece, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01039/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: I3, X1, X2
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2007/46*1213, e1*2007/46*1676, e1*2007/46*0371,e1*2007/46*1824; Types: BMWi-1, F1X, UKL-L, F2X
 
Company recall code:  0065350300, 0065370300
 
Production dates:  12/3/2020 to 20/3/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A rollover detection sensor inside the airbag control unit might be defective. Consequently, in the event of an accident in which the vehicle tips over its roof, the airbag might not properly deploy, increasing the risk of injuries of the passengers. /
 

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
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Malta, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01040/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0532*03 to *10, e2*2007/46*0533*03 to *07; Type: V
 
Company recall code:  GYK
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 21 December 2017 and 27 July 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The seat belts have not been attached correctly. This will impair their protective function, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
In addition, incorrectly attached earth cables may cause the electronic stability program (ESP) to fail and can increase the risk of fire. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01041/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Expert, Traveller
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*04 to *10, e2*2007/46*0531*04 to*07, Type: V
 
Company recall code:  JRJ
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2 November 2017 and 31 August 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The seat belts have not been attached correctly.
This will impair their protective function, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
In addition, incorrectly attached earth cables may cause the electronic stability program (ESP) to fail and can increase the risk of fire.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01044/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Gladiator, Wrangler
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: Individual approval
 
Company recall code:  W12
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 23 August 2017 and 20 February 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The clutch pressure plate may overheat and fail due to friction. This could result in a loss of power transmission or to increased risk of fire. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01046/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: E-Class, S-Class, G-Class, AMG GT
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1830*00, e1*2001/116*0501*36 to *37, e1*2001/116*0335*38 to *39, e1*2007/46*1878*00, Types: 463A, 212, 221, R1EAMG
 
Company recall code:  0993102
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 7 May 2018 and 23 October 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The elastomer material of the oil feed line for the exhaust-gas turbocharger may not comply with the specification, allowing oil to leak out.

Consequently, the leaking oil could come into contact with hot components, increasing the risk of fire. /
 

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
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01047/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Honda
 
Name: HR-V, Jazz
 
Type / number of model:  e6*2007/46*0158*, e6*2007/46*0162*05.
 
Company recall code:  6SY
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured in 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to improper adjustment of the assembling equipment, some springs were installed in the rear seat belt retractor locking mechanisms in a bent state.

As a result, the seat belt may not be locked when it is pulled out quickly, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Model code: HR-V (RU1), Jazz (GK3).
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Germany, Greece, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/01048/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Honda
 
Name: Civic, CR-V and HR-V
 
Type / number of model:  Civic (e11*2007/46*3633*), CR-V (e6*2007/46*0265*01, e6*2007/46*0265*02), HR-V (e6*2007/46*0158*).
 
Company recall code:  6FE
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2018 and 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to inappropriate molding conditions, the density of the resin for the low-pressure fuel pump impeller is reduced, causing it to swell and deform by the fuel.
Consequently, the impeller interferes with the pump cover and makes the fuel pump inoperative.

As a result the engine may stall, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Model codes: Civic (FC1, FK6, FK7, FK8), CR-V (RT5, RT6, RW1, RW2), HR-V (RU1).Countries of production: México, Japan, Turkey and United Kindom.
Country of origin:  Mexico
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece, Ireland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01049/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Toyota
 
Name: Auris HV, Prius, Prius+
 
Type / number of model:  e11*2007/46*0018*, e11*2001/116*0264*
 
Company recall code:  20SMD-058
 
Production dates:  February 5, 2014 through November 6, 2015 (Prius), May 3, 2014 through December 2, 2018 (Auris HV), September 12, 2014 through March 24, 2016 (Prius+)
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Specific transistors in the boost converter of the Intelligent Power Module (IPM) can be damaged by the high thermal stress caused by repeated driving under certain high-load driving patterns (e.g. from a stop, applying nearly full throttle and then gradually further accelerating to full throttle).

This may cause the hybrid system to be shut down without entering a failsafe mode. As a result the vehicle may lose motive power while driving at higher speeds, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Model code: Auris HV (ZWE186), Prius (ZVW30), Prius+ (ZVW41).
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Iceland, Iceland, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01050/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: DS
 
Name: DS7 crossback
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0601*08, e2*2007/46*0601*09, e2*2007/46*0601*10
 
Company recall code:  HCU
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 9 and 21 November 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
An incorrect rear tray support trim may be mounted on the affected vehicles (long trim instead of a short trim).

As a result, it will not be possible to lock the rear seat-back, increasing the risk of an injury. /
 

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

 
Description:  Vehicles with reclining rear seat-back.VIN range: VR1JJEHZRKY220252 to VR1J45GGUKY221474.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/01052/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 308
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0405*27
 
Company recall code:  JWW
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 16 and 23 January 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The mechanical strength of the brake booster does not comply with the specification which may lead to impaired functioning of the braking assistance.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  VIN range: VF3LBYHYPLS046623 to VF3LBYHZPLS055091.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01056/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VOLVO
 
Name: S80, S60, V70, XC70, S60cc, V60, XC60, V60cc, V40, V40cc
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number ranges: e9*2001/116*0057*26~ e9*2001/116*0057*31, e9*2007/46*0023*14~e9*2007/46*0023*25, e9*2001/116*0065*24~e9*2001/116*0065*28, e9*2001/116*0068*16~e9*2001/116*0068*24, Type: 124, 134, 135, 136, 137, 155, 156, 157, 525, 526 , e4*2001/116*0076*32~e4*2001/116*0076*40
 
Company recall code:  R10025
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufacture between 2014 and 2017
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Air bubbles may remain in the engine's cooling system after filling with coolant.

Consequently, the cooling of the engine might be impaired, causing the engine to overheat, leading to its damage or even to fire.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  Sweden
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Iceland, Iceland, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01026/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Isu
 
Name: Disposable protective mask
 
Type / number of model:  ISU-001
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Production Date: 2020.04.20, Production batch number: 2020.07
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Additionally, the particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 88 %), the elastic cords of the mask easily detach and the mask does not properly adapt to the face leading to an insufficient total filtration capacity (measured mean value ≤ 39 %).
Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and blue cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01027/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Gulibear
 
Name: Self-Imbibing Filter Particle Respirator / Disposable Face Mask KN95
 
Type / number of model:  HB0095, KN95 MASK
 
Barcode:  6 934253 019578
 
Batch number:  20 20 05
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 90 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is individually wrapped in a white and grey plastic bag with zip closure.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01030/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: XO Simple is beauty
 
Name: KN95 Face mask
 
Type / number of model:  XO-01
 
Barcode:  6 920680 867851
 
Batch number:  Production Batch Nº: MK2020041, Production date: 2020.04.14, Valid until: 2023.04.14
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 86 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white cardboard box with 10 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01031/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Face Mask Earloop protective
 
Type / number of model:  KN95 BFE 95%
 
Barcode:  3 701403 800415
 
Batch number:  Product Date: 2020-4-16, Product batch: Q2004004
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 36 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white cardboard box with 20 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  France

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Alert number: A12/01032/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: ZX
 
Name: Particulate respirator
 
Type / number of model:  KN95, ZX9001
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The total filtration capacity of the mask is insufficient (measured mean value ≤ 59 %). Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped individually in a white and blue plastic blister.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01033/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Ear face mask
 
Type / number of model:  KN95
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Production Date: 2020.04.23 and 2020.04.24
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The mask does not properly adapt to the face. Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and green cardboard box with 20 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01055/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: APT
 
Name: KN95 Respirator mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Several affected batches (including 20200421)
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Additionally, the particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 86 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face leading to an insufficient total filtration capacity (measured mean value ≤ 72 %). Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped individually in a plastic bag and sold in a white cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01028/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Finger flickers toy
 
Brand: Baker Ross
 
Name: Aeroplane Finger Lights
 
Type / number of model:  AV619
 
Barcode:  5051174078062
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The battery compartment can be easily opened without the use of any tools, leaving button cell batteries accessible.
A child might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to the gastrointestinal tract.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard
EN 62115.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Aeroplane shaped LED light-up toy designed with elastic strap to be attached to the fingers.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/01029/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Finger flickers toy
 
Brand: Baker Ross
 
Name: Finger Lights
 
Type / number of model:  AF103
 
Barcode:  5051174052833
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The battery compartment can be easily opened without the use of any tools, leaving button cell batteries accessible. A child might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to the gastrointestinal tract. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  LED light-up toy designed with elastic straps so that they can be attached to the fingers.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/01035/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic duck
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: FANCY BABY
 
Type / number of model:  A170607
 
Barcode:  EAN 4814723004179
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 0,29 % by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Four plastic ducks in different colours (blue, green, red, yellow).
Packaging description:  The product is packed in a transparent plastic bag with carton label.
Country of origin:  Belarus
Alert submitted by:  Latvia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01042/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fortnite Funny
 
Type / number of model:  Item N0: 862-B
 
Barcode:  4606998037279
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value: 925 mg/kg). Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

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

 
Description:  Brown toy slime and a plastic straw in a transparent plastic coffee cup with semispherical cup.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Greece
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01043/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Battery-operated toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Phone / Music in light
 
Type / number of model:  Item N0: Y2340
 
Barcode:  5907714494802
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The battery compartment can be opened without the need of a tool, leaving batteries accessible. A child might put them in the mouth and suck on them. If the batteries leak, this could cause damage to the gastrointestinal tract. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Battery-operated telephone toy.
Packaging description:  Plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01034/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children clothing set
 
Brand: Happy Tree
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  HR-9388, size 3
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product has long functional cords with free ends in the neck and in the waist area. These can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries or strangulation. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  The set consists of a mauve sweatshirt with hood and trousers, intended for children up to three years, with free ends cords and toggles. The sweatshirt contains inscriptions with words in English ( love, be music , etc).
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01045/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Hair growth serum
 
Brand: 4 MEGA, INOVEL
 
Name: hair serum crocodylinae
 
Type / number of model:  ZG 400
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  140319/001
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains triclosan (measured value: 0.02 %), which is not allowed in this type of product.

Triclosan is persistent and bioaccumulates, can damage the liver, cause blood disorders and it may affect the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation
 

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

 
Description:  30 ml of liquid for hair and scalp treatment based on crocodile oil.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a amber glass bottle with a black plastic dropper cap, is packaged in a black cardboard box and was also sold online.
Country of origin:  Thailand
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
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Alert number: INFO/0151/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Magic LED ball
 
Brand: Toys
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The electrical circuit and the button batteries can easily detach from the toy. / A child may put the batteries in the mouth, which could damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract if swallowed. Also, the circuit could be placed in the mouth and the child choke on it.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive or the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description:  Magic ball with an LED system that lights up upon impact, powered with button batteries. The product is packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: INFO/00103/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Platform Listing: hair clipper set
 
Brand: Kemei
 
Name: Professional Pet Clipper
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product is advertised with a substandard adaptor for permanent use with inadequate insulation. As a result, a person could touch the live part of the adaptor and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard BS 1363.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Rechargeable hair clipper set. According to the listing, the product is supplied with an adapter and with a set of shaver heads.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a small white cardboard box. The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29
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Alert number: A12/01025/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Lorry
 
Brand: Streetscooter
 
Name: Work
 
Type / number of model:  Models: B16C, B16, D16A, Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1866*01; e1*2007/46*1866*02; e1*KS07/46*0056*00; e1*KS07/46*0056*01, e1*KS07/46*0070*00
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  1/1/2014 to 12/7/2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Due to a damage to the low-voltage battery charger and corrosion in the cable duct, smoke and heat may develop, thus causing scorching and fire. /
 

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

 
Description:  Lorry
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01053/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: CNG12; CNG10,5; NBG12; BNG 10,5; NSG12
 
Type / number of model:  e8*2007/46*0048*06, e8*2007/46*0059*09, e8*2007/46*0059*10, e8*2007/46*0067*04, e8*2007/46*0313*04
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  BNG 10,5, e8*2007/46*0048*06, 2019 , CNG 12, e8*2007/46*0059*09, 05/2019 - 12/2019 , CNG 12, e8*2007/46*0059*10, until 05/2020 , CNG10,5, e8*2007/46*0048*06, 2019 , NBG12, e8*2007/46*0067*04, 2019 , NSG12, e8*2007/46*0313*04, until 07/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The pressure relief device of the compressed natural gas (CNG) tank might not properly vent when necessary.
Consequently, if the CNG tank is exposed to heat, it may break and leak gas increasing the risk of fire or explosion. /
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Other

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Czechia
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29

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Alert number: A12/01054/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Master
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007=46*0342*09
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between October 2018 and June 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The two seats in the medical cabin may be insufficiently anchored.

As a result, they may become detached in the event of a an accident, increasing the risk of an injury. /
 

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

 
Description:  Type B ambulances, manufactured for Romania, with a series of 300 vehicles converted in 2018 and a series of 75 vehicles converted in 2019.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 29