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

Report 42 ( Published on: 16/10/2020)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/01347/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Electric scooter
 
Brand: Techlife
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  X7, X7S
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Cracks may occur in the handlebar, leading to this element's breaking. The user might fall off the scooter and suffer injuries. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://techlife.pl/info/techlife-akcja-serwisowa-modele-techlife-x7-oraz-x7s.html

 
Description:  Electric scooter.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01376/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail type cutting attachment for brush cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Black 65Mn Trimmer Head Coil Chain Brush Cutter Grass Trimmer Tool Lawnmower
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
The rivets attaching the cutting knives to the blade could break. The knives might consequently detach during use and hit the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and Commission Decision 2012/32/EU prohibiting the placing on the market of flail-type cutting attachments for portable hand-held brush cutters..
 

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

 
Description:  Flail type cutting attachment for brush cutter
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01378/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail type cutting attachment for brush cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Lawn Mower Trimmer Head Coil Chain Brush Cutter Garden Grass Trimmer For Lawnmower
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
The rivets attaching the cutting knives to the blade could break. The knives might consequently detach during use and hit the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and Commission Decision 2012/32/EU prohibiting the placing on the market of flail-type cutting attachments for portable hand-held brush cutters.
 

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

 
Description:  Flail type cutting attachment consisting of several linked metal parts for portable hand-held brush cutters.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01382/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail-type cutting attachment for brush cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Upgraded M10x1 25LH Trimmer Head Coil Lawnmower Chain Grinder Garden Grass And Alternative To Grass
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
The rivets attaching the cutting knives to the blade could break. The knives might consequently detach during use and hit the user. / Flail-type cutting attachments consisting of several linked metal parts for portable hand-held brush cutters.
 

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

 
Description:  Flail type cutting attachment for brush cutter
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01383/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail-type cutting attachment for brush cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Updated Trimmer Head 65Mn 35 Teeth Blade Trimmer Head Brush Cutter Blade for Lawnmower
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
The rivets attaching the cutting knives to the blade could break. The knives might consequently detach during use and hit the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and Commission Decision 2012/32/EU prohibiting the placing on the market of flail-type cutting attachments for portable hand-held brush cutters.
 

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

 
Description:  Flail-type cutting attachments consisting of several linked metal parts for portable hand-held brush cutters.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01384/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail-type cutting attachments for brush cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Upgrade 65Mn 5 Golden Sawtooth Blade Trimmer Head with Teeth Saw Blade Cutter for Lawnmower
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
The rivets attaching the cutting knives to the blade could break. The knives might consequently detach during use and hit the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and Commission Decision 2012/32/EU prohibiting the placing on the market of flail-type cutting attachments for portable hand-held brush cutters.
 

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

 
Description:  Flail-type cutting attachments consisting of several linked metal parts for portable hand-held brush cutters.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01358/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Transit, Transit Custom
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2007/46*1096*16
 
Company recall code:  20S53
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2 June 2020 and 15 September 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The weld penetration on the left-hand lower control arm does not meet specification.
As a result, cracks can be formed on the control arm, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01359/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Honda
 
Name: Odyssey
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: Individual approval
 
Company recall code:  6PF
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 24 April 2017 and 17 June 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Moisture can ingress into the electric sliding door and get into contact with the cables and socket couplers of the external handle.
As a result, the door may be opened inadvertently while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01360/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Aston Martin
 
Name: DB11 V12 Coupe, DB11 V8 Coupe, DB 11 V8 Volante, DBS Superleggera, Vantage
 
Type / number of model:  e11*2007/46*3421*01*02 e9*2007/46*6619*00*00 e11*2007/46*3421*00*01 e5*2007/46*0079*02*02 e11*2007/46*3421*03*04e9*KS07/46*6716*01*01 e9*2007/46*6619*01*01 e11*2007/46*3421*00*00 e5*2007/46*0079*03*03
 
Company recall code:  RA-01-1418
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 17 August 2016 and 8 May 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The two locking nuts on the front seat airbag may not have been tightened to the correct torque.
If the fixings are too loose, the airbag may not deploy correctly, 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: 
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01373/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mitsubishi
 
Name: Outlander, Outlander PHEV
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2001/116*0406*32
 
Company recall code:  ENL-20-016-SR
 
Production dates:  Model Year: 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seat belt at the right second row seat assembly is incorrect.
Hence, in case of vehicle collision there might be poor passenger protection. / .
 

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

 
Description:  Mitsubishi Outlander (GF0W) and Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (GG3W)
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/01385/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: NV300
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0037*, e2*98/14*0271*, Types: 4, J4
 
Company recall code:  PN0C5
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 January and 13 February 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Oxidation can occur in the gas generator housing of the front passenger airbag module.

As a result, the airbag’s protective function in the event of an accident may be reduced, increasing the risk of injury. /
 

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

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece

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Alert number: A12/01386/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorhome
 
Brand: Luano Camp
 
Name: Rimor, XGO
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e49*2007/46*0033*00, e49*2007/46*0046*00, e50*2007/46*0094*05, e50*2007/46*0118*10, Types: 9AA, GA0AG, ACR, ADR
 
Company recall code:  RICHIAMO_2 LETTO MAPA
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2016 and 2018.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The hideaway bed is not adequately affixed.
As a result, it can become detached and fall into the passenger compartment, increasing the risk of injury. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorhome
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01372/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: ERA MASKE - BASARAN
 
Name: Disposable Flat Fold Respirator
 
Type / number of model:  ERA1300 FFP3 NR
 
Barcode:  8681248449145
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 50% in the penetration test and ≤ 76% in the penetration test). 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  White transverse face mask, with the model and logo printed on it, claiming to be of the FFP3 type.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a transparent plastic bag with blue instructions printed, containing 25 pieces.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01370/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Feeding spoon
 
Brand: Herobility
 
Name: Hero Eco Cutlery Feeding Spoon
 
Type / number of model:  Eco
 
Barcode:  7350004050444
 
Batch number:  Item No. HEC-FSPK0301
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The spoons can break generating small parts. A child may put them in the mouth and choke on them. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14372.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Other (By: Distributor)
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

 
Description:  Three feeding spoons (pink, blue or grey).
Packaging description:  Brown cardboard box where three feeding spoons are visible. The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  Sweden
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01351/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: Hanya
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  HY320-1
 
Barcode:  5996033051803
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The nose can easily be detached, generating a small part. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke on it. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Soft-filled toy in the shape of a dog in a brown-black colour with plastic eyes and a nose.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01352/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle toy set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: BABY TEETHERS Gift set
 
Type / number of model:  G3811 / BM3340-2
 
Barcode:  5291410122351
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the rattles (butterfly). A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on them. / 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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Baby rattle set consisting of 4 rattles in the shape of animals.
Packaging description:  Packed in a carton window blisted box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01353/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Multifunctional toy
 
Brand: BO DA TOYS
 
Name: LITTLE ELECTRIC PRINCESS
 
Type / number of model:  8899-60
 
Barcode:  7698489473240
 
Batch number:  -
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has small parts (small wheels) that can release or detach easily. A child may put the small parts 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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Battery opperated toy, emitting lights and sound.
Packaging description:  Packed into carton box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01354/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wooden toy drum
 
Brand: BAKALU
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  KZ0023
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing, Strangulation
 
The strap attached to the drum has no quick release mechanism. If worn around the neck, it could form a loop and become trapped, leading to strangulation. The sound pressure level is too high (measured value up to: 130 dB). This could lead to partial loss of hearing, when the product is used. / 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)

Company recall page:  http://bakalu.pl/content/6-wazne-ogloszenia

 
Description:  Wooden toy drum with two wooden drum sticks. A strap made of textile material is attached to the toy.
Packaging description:  Foil bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01355/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Tasso
 
Name: Masa
 
Type / number of model:  798
 
Barcode:  5903268207974
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy is too high (measured value up to 1208 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 REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Toy slime available in various colours.
Packaging description:  Plastic unicorn-shaped packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01356/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy bow and arrow set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: ARROW AND DART
 
Type / number of model:  777-704 / 1908S349
 
Barcode:  9919081903494
 
Batch number:  20190831
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The suction cups of the projectiles can easily detach. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup could detach and obstruct the airways. / 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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Bow and arrow set consist of a bow 3 big and 3 small arrows.
Packaging description:  Packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01363/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: PLYSAKY
 
Type / number of model:  TKAA046
 
Barcode:  9777665540462
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
A small part (a suction cup) may be easily detached from the toy. A small child may put the detached element in the mouth and choke on it. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Stop of sales, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Soft-filled toy in the shape of a dinosaur with a suction cup fixed to the head.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01364/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: LIHUA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  T-164
 
Barcode:  8590369321646
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
A small part (the suction cup) may be easily detached from the toy. A small child may put the detached element in the mouth and choke on it.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Stop of sales, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Soft-filled toy in the shape of a ninja warrior with a suction cup fixed to the head.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01365/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rag doll
 
Brand: RAPPA
 
Name: Educational rag doll
 
Type / number of model:  Art. 178182, STJH110/JH00212843
 
Barcode:  8590687178182
 
Batch number:  178182/062018
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (the velcro, the zipper puller and the metal brackets) can easily be detached from the doll. A small child may put them into 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

Company recall page:  https://mall.sk

 
Description:  Educational rag doll. The product was sold online.
Packaging description:  Transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01366/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Bath toy set
 
Brand: Baby
 
Name: Soft building Baby assembled series
 
Type / number of model:  A100-2 (Ref.15242)
 
Barcode:  5995858152429
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The toy contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 32% 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Other): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Toy set with 10 different plastic animal figures.
Packaging description:  Plastic bag with cardboard closure.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01367/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: My Baby
 
Type / number of model:  9449960
 
Barcode:  6 920491 569609
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toy contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), dibutyl phthalate (DBP) and di-isonylephthalate (DINP) (measured values up to: 0.65%, 0.27% and 33.5% by weight, respectively). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and/or liver. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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:  Plastic doll with long brown hair, dressed in blue (set of a short sleeved blouse and short trousers). On the front side of the blouse it is printed the word “FRANCE” in red.
Packaging description:  The doll is packed in transparent plastic bag, sealed with printed cardboard label.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Greece
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01368/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Yong
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  PANPAN 8w1-180
 
Barcode:  6998880081803
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 32% 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic toy doll with blond hair, in a pink dress. Size: about 30 cm.
Packaging description:  Plastic bag with cardboard closure.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01369/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle toy set
 
Brand: YINGLE BAO TOYS
 
Name: BABY STAR
 
Type / number of model:  11746 / 54
 
Barcode:  5291410137881
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The toys can easily break, generating small parts. A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them. The product has protruding pieces (the guitar). When playing with the toy or if put it in the mouth, a small child could get injured or choke on it. / The toy does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Set of rattle toys in the shape of music instruments.
Packaging description:  Packed on a carton window blisted.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01377/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy scooter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: ScooTer 3in1
 
Type / number of model:  M:4109; 00003479
 
Barcode:  EAN 5902367979096,
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
There are accessible gaps between moving parts of the scooter. Body parts may become trapped, a child may suffer injuries. / 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:  Foldable toy scooter intended for children up to 20 kg.
Packaging description:  Printed cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01379/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy telephone
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Music Mobile
 
Type / number of model:  M:DS613; 00004499 (on attached label), N0.DS613A-1; DS613A-1 (on packaging)
 
Barcode:  EAN 5902802901439
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level is too high and could lead to permanent or partial 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  A cat-shaped toy musical telephone, battery powered.
Packaging description:  Printed cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01381/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic swing
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Swing - bear
 
Type / number of model:  M:3677; 00006340
 
Barcode:  EAN 5902802908209
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The rope is fixed to the swing seat with knots that may easily loosen and the child may fall down. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic swing in bright colours.
Packaging description:  Packed in a plastic transparent bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01357/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Childrens' clothing set
 
Brand: Two in a castle
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  T12211704
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product bears long functional cords at the back area. The cords may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product was sold online.
/ 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 top part is a sleeveless blouse and is designed for 4 years old girls. The product was sold online.
Packaging description:  The set comes on hangers without special package
Country of origin:  Greece
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece

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Alert number: A12/01349/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Teeth Whitening Strips
 
Brand: Crest 3D White
 
Name: Whitestrips
 
Type / number of model:  1 Hour Express
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  (L)8219V445
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydrogen peroxide. (measured concentration up to 7.80% by weight).
Hydrogen peroxide at high concentrations causes skin irritation and is harmful if swallowed. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Stop of sales (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Dental Whitening Treatment set containing 1 upper and 1 lower teeth whitening strip.
Packaging description:  The strips are sold in a sachet The product was also sold online, namely on Amazon.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01350/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Immersion heater
 
Brand: Yunhigh
 
Name: Yunhigh pool heater 2500W
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the product and its plug are inadequate. Consequently, an user may touch 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 standard EN 60335.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.amazon.co.uk

 
Description:  Portable immersion heater with a yellow cable and ends of chrome/steel 'rod', with a heating element inside, accompanied by an adapter.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a small rectangular cardboard box. The product is also 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 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01361/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electrical adapter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: APPBOT LINK - Adaptateur prise secteur universel Blr international All-In-One
 
Type / number of model:  NO:931L
 
Barcode:  4260135961836
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug into the adaptor is possible. If one of the pins is inserted in a socket, the user could touch the pins of the other plug and receive an electric shock. Furthermore, no earth connection is available, increasing the risk of electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other, Retailer)

 
Description:  Travel adapter in white colour. The product was sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01362/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Smart plug adaptor
 
Brand: WAZA
 
Name: Smart Socket UK Mini Smart Plug
 
Type / number of model:  JH-G01B
 
Barcode:  GV304395664GB
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The adaptor has been rated at 10A while the socket outlet allows it to draw up to 13A.
As a result, it may overheat and then ignite, causing a fire and burns and/or potential asphyxiation to the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant national standard.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  WAZA smart plug (UK) mini outlet compatible with Amazon, Alexa and Google Assistant. WiFi enabled remote control and smart socket with timer function supplied.
Packaging description:  White cardboard box containing 4 adaptors.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01371/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Popcorn Maker
 
Brand: Melissa
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  AK-D021
 
Barcode:  5707160017217
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The plastic "feet" on the popcorn maker contain an excessive amount of lead (measured value up to 0,17-0,2% by weight).
The cable insulation contains an excessive amount of short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0,562-0,580% by weight).
Lead poses a risk to the environment and is harmful to human health, as it accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may affect breast-fed or unborn children.
SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bio-accumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. / The product does not comply with the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation and with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

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

 
Description:  White popcorn maker with see-through lid.
Packaging description:  White cardboard packaging with the product pictured on it. Product was sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01374/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Battery charger
 
Brand: H
 
Name: NiCd / NiMh Charger
 
Type / number of model:  HW828D
 
Barcode:  4891088113121
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate and the clearance/creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits are not sufficient. The user could receive an electric shock from accessible (live) parts. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1 and the relevant standards SFS 5610 and IEC 60884-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Input: 110-240VAC, 50/60Hz, IPX0, Class IIOutput 1: 4-5 cells, 200mAOutput 2: 4-5 cells, 200mAEAN: 4891088113121
Packaging description:  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 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01375/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hair Clipper
 
Brand: Laorentou
 
Name: Professional Pet Hair Clipper
 
Type / number of model:  LW-030100EU
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage distance between circuits are inadequate which could cause a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62368-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Destruction of the product

 
Description:  Gold and black hair clipper with a picture of a dog on the front with accessories and charger. 100-240Vac, 50/60Hz. Output: 3Vdc, 1A
Packaging description:  White cardboard box. The product was also sold online, namely on Amazon
Country of origin:  Hong Kong
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01380/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Power Adapter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Replacement AC Adapter 60W
 
Type / number of model:  A1184/A1330/A1334/A1342
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. The user may receive an electric shock from live parts.

/ The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. The user may receive an electric shock from live parts
 

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

 
Description:  Input: 100 – 230 V, 50/60 Hz, 1,5 A. class IIOutput: 16,5 VDC, 3,65 A
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: A12/01388/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hair clipper
 
Brand: Kemei
 
Name: Professional Hair Clippers
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Live parts can be easily accessed by the user. The user might consequently touch them and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Professional Hair Clippers supplied with EU Plug and UK Adaptor.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/00080/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Masha and the Bear
 
Type / number of model:  29cm
 
Barcode:  4690590009031
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
A small part (the rubber band) may be easily detached from the doll´s braid. A small child may put the detached element in the mouth and choke on it.
/ The toy does not comply with the requirements of Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Stop of sales, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Soft-filled doll with plastic head.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42
Other types of alerts
Other types of alerts 

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Alert number: INFO/00132/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: SHIELD
 
Type / number of model:  PM2.5 SHIELD 8100
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by a relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
 

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

 
Description:  White respiratory protective half-face mask, with the mentions "KN95" and "GB2626-2006" printed on it.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a transparent plastic bag, placed in a white cardboard box with Chinese texts.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Latvia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: INFO/00133/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: KN95 face mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by the relevant body. Consequently, the product might not fulfill 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  White respiratory protective half-face mask of category KN95
Packaging description:  Plastic bag containing 10 masks
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42

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Alert number: INFO/00131/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Socket Extension Lead
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: WiFi Smart Power Strip 13A
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  GB048996600026639231B
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Due to the product's poor built, user must forcefully take plug out of the socket. The top of plug could break giving access to live parts. The user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  WiFi Smart Socket Extension Lead with four plug sockets and four USB sockets. Compatible with Alexa and Echo. The product is also sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description:  White cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 42