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

Report 31 ( Published on: 31/07/2020)
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Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/01097/20       
Category:  Furniture
 
Product:  Folding stool
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Folding tourist chair
 
Type / number of model:  art. NO. HXC-10
 
Barcode:  0000011458623
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The chair has no locking device and may fold as users want to sit on it. A user can consequently fall from the chair and suffer injuries. Furthermore, it has protruding cutting parts. When lifting the chair, users may suffer injuries. / The product does not comply with the European standard EN 581.
 

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

 
Description:  Folding chair with a solid two-part seat. The seat, legs, lower and upper spindles, seat supports and folding axle are made of various metal profiles. Parts of the folding chair are connected with metal fasteners. The folding chair is locked in two positions - folded and ready to sit on.
Packaging description:  The product is packed in a transparent bubble wrap.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia

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Alert number: A12/01103/20       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Bicycle
 
Brand: MUTT
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  AL, sizes: S, M, L, XL, colour: Army Green/Black, ST, sizes: S, M, L, XL, colour: Turquoise/Black
 
Barcode:  2022000000574, 2022000000581, 2022000000598, 2022000000604, 2022000000628, 2022000000635, 2022000000642, 2022000000659
 
Batch number:  manufactured on 03.02.2020 and 18.05.2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The bicycle's front mudguard may become loose and block the front wheel. The user may consequently fall off the bicycle and suffer injures.
 

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

 
Description:  Adult bicycle
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: A12/01089/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Control gear for LED module
 
Brand: OPTONICA LED
 
Name: LED power supply
 
Type / number of model:  AC6119
 
Barcode:  3800156661196
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The LED power unit poses a risk of electric shock because the safety class of the detachable cord is not the same as the one of the product. The cables inside the mains power cord are too thin and could overheat during use. A user can touch part of the product that is live and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 61347.
 

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

 
Description:  LED power supply.Electrical specifications:110-240V, 50/60Hz, 12VDC / 6,5A / 80W, class II, IP20
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a blue cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01100/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED light bulb
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED C37 Candelabra Bulb Non-Dimmable (6-pack)
 
Type / number of model:  HB-LZ06
 
Barcode:  X00119CH9J
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product can be disassembled without specific tools, and the user can easily access live parts and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European standards EN 62560 and EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  LED candelabra light bulbs, sold in a pack of six.
Packaging description:  The product is sold packaged in a black cardboard box. The product is sold online, notably through Amazon.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01090/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Kuga PHEV
 
Type / number of model:  e13*2007/46*2188*02
 
Company recall code:  20S34
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 July 2019 and 31 July 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Physical damage to the Secondary On-Board Diagnostic Control Module A (SOBDM) and/or the SOBDM connector could allow water ingress to the module which may cause an electrical short.

A short in the SOBDM can potentially cause one or more battery cells to overheat, increasing the risk of fire.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01095/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Porsche
 
Name: Cayenne
 
Type / number of model:  9YA, e13*2007/46*0900*
 
Company recall code:  ALA4
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 November 2017 and 5 December 2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Fuel leakage may in certain circumstances occur because of a weak component of the quick-connect fitting on the fuel line. This may give rise to a risk of fire if an ignition source is present. /
 

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

 
Description:  Car
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01096/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Kadjar and Megane IV
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0475*17, e2*2007/46*0475*18, e2*2007/46*0475*19 e2*2007/46*0546*15, e2*2007/46*0546*16
 
Company recall code:  0D75
 
Production dates:  Between 26/06/2019 and 01/07/2019 (first failure) // between 23/10/2019 and 29/10/2019 (second failure).
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The catalytic converter does not function properly.
As a result it does not does not sufficiently filter the Nitrogen oxide (NOx) gasses emitted by the vehicle.
Nitrogen oxides are harmful to human health and the environment. /
 

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

 
Description:  XFB and XFE K9K gen8 vehicles (indices 872 and 873) produced in Palencia between 26/06/2019 and 01/07/2019 for the first failure and then between the 23/10/2019 and on 29/10/2019 for the second.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01104/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: GLE, GLS
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1885*02 to *04 Type: H1GLE
 
Company recall code:  3290201
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 15 March and 24 September 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The piston bar seal on the shock absorbers does not meet the durability requirements.
This can result in tilting of the vehicle with full load when cornering, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Model series BR 167.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/01105/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: C-Class, E-Class, GLC, AMG GT, EQC
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0457*47-*49, e1*2007/46*1560*18-*19, e1*2001/116*0480*36-*37, e1*2007/46*1878*08-*09, Types: 204 K, R1ES, 204 X, R1EAMG
 
Company recall code:  9295001
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 24 January and 25 May 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The left-hand side, rear seat-back lock does not comply with the specifications. This could lead to a failure of the seat-back locking system in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of injury.
 

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 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01106/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: T6
 
Type / number of model:  Sales description: T6.1, Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0289*## , Type: 7HMA
 
Company recall code:  06C1
 
Production dates:  The vehicles affected were manufactured between 8 July 2019 and 16 March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The provided instruction manuals are for VW transporter vehicles instead of for the camper van. As a result, certain warnings about possible safety risks are missing from the vehicles. /
 

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

 
Description:  T6.1 California camper van.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01107/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  All terrain vehicle
 
Brand: Polaris
 
Name: Side by Side RZR XP / XP 4 1000, RZR XP / XP 4 Turbo, RZR XP / XP 4 Turbo S, RXR PRO XP / PRO XP
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Company recall code:  Z-20-05
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 14 January 2015 and 18 March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A stitching on the seat belt harnesses may be missing.
This will impair the seat belt's protective effect, 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:  All terrain vehicle equipped with 4-point and 6-point seat belt harnesses manufactured by IMMI.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/01094/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Fitme
 
Name: Disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  KTM001
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  KTMFM20200425, Manufacture date: 25/04/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask
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 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01098/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Owoge
 
Name: Disposable protective mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  2020-04-14-012
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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.
Packaging description:  The product is 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 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01099/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  2020-04-12-012
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and green cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01101/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Care U
 
Name: Facemask - disposable non-medical protective mask
 
Type / number of model:  0H200321S.WLT0133
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  April 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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 and the relevant European standard EN 149.
 

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 grey cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01102/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: YBW
 
Name: Disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  16679066288, 91361027MA395A8X6T
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a grey cardbord box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01108/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Runbo
 
Name: Disposable protective mask
 
Type / number of model:  AKF2001
 
Barcode:  6973250740016
 
Batch number:  200503A01
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and red cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01109/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Disposable protective civilian mask
 
Type / number of model:  KZ-001
 
Barcode:  4895076518872
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
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 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01115/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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.
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 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01116/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Disposable face masks
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LLK20200408
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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 and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
 

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

 
Description:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and green cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01091/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Art. Nº.: 12/0935 - 28811
 
Barcode:  4 029811 382941
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Microbiological
 
The liquid inside the product contains an excessive amount of aerobic micro-organisms (measured value up to: 51 000 cfu/ml), including the opportunistic pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

If the liquid leaks and gets in contact with damaged skin, the eyes or mucosa, or with immunocompromised users, the product may cause infection or irritation. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Squeezable toy in the form of a raw egg (without the white eggshell). The toy has a transparent slime and orange little ball inside.
Packaging description:  The toy is packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01093/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Out of the Blue
 
Name: Squeeze Monster
 
Type / number of model:  Art Nº.: 12/0920 - 27446
 
Barcode:  4 029811 419289
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Microbiological
 
The liquid inside the ball contains an excessive amount of aerobic micro-organisms (measured value up to: 2 500 000 cfu/ml).

If the liquid leaks and gets in contact with damaged skin, the eyes or mucosa, or with immunocompromised users, the product may cause infection or irritation. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Squeezable toy in the shape of violet spherical monster with hands, two yellow eyes and some round/curly figures in its skin.
Packaging description:  The toy is packed in a non-see-through plastic pouch, with a transparent round window.
Country of origin:  Taiwan
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01111/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy flute
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion Flute Beautiful Music
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  4029069769051
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Damage to hearing
 
The mouthpiece of the flute detaches easily, generating a small part, which could be swallowed or inhaled by a child. Besides, the sound pressure level is too high. A child playing with the toy could suffer temporary hearing loss. / 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: Destruction of the product (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Toy flute recorder in blister pack; 2 adhesive labels.
Packaging description:  Blister pack, 2 adhesive labels.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01088/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Portable immersion heater
 
Brand: KY
 
Name: Immersion Heater
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock
 
The product’s internal circuits are not sufficiently isolated from water, and the internal build quality is poor. The wires can transmit current to the metal heating element thus posing an electrocution risk. Furthermore, there is no protection on the metal heating element when activated, increasing the risk of burns to the user or burning objects due to its high temperature. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the European standard EN 60335.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Immersion heater with coiled metal heating element and pink plastic top with a white lead and fitted with a 3 pin plug.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a small plastic bag with green lettering, packaged in a cardboard box. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01092/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel adaptor
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Travel Adapter Plug with Safety Shutter
 
Type / number of model:  EUR-UK 9625 (PLP 24A)
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug into the adaptor is possible.

The user could touch the free remaining pin of the plug and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the relevant standards IEC 60884-1 and IEC 60844-2-5.
 

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

 
Description:  Plug adaptor made of black plastic material.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31

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Alert number: A12/01110/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Heated hair brush
 
Brand: One Step
 
Name: Hair Dryer and Styler
 
Type / number of model:  SM-5250
 
Barcode:  6 997201 732189
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The product's protection against heat is insufficient. Consequently, the product could overheat, some parts of it could melt or even catch fire while in normal use, increasing the risk of burns or fire.

The resistance of the mains cable is too high. Consequently the power cord might overheat during use, increasing the risk of burns. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335-2-23.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Mains-powered black and pink plastic hair brush with heating function. The product is also sold online, in particular via Amazon, with the code X00166YH09 and the following ASIN numbers: B085FRYYNL, X00166YH09, B07SLB3M5N, B07Y81MSX3, B07TM2KV1C.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped in a transparent plastic bag, packaged in a black cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Hungary
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/00068/20       
Category:  Communication and media equipment
 
Product:  Laptop
 
Brand: Apple
 
Name: MacBook Pro
 
Type / number of model:  Retina, 15-inch, mid-2015 model
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The battery may overheat and might consequently lead to burns or fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://support.apple.com/en-ie/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall

 
Description:  Laptop with a 15.4-inch (diagonal) display, 2.2-2.5 GHz processors, 256 GB-1 TB solid-state storage, two Thunderbolt 2 ports, two USB 3 ports, and one HDMI port. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland