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

Report 6 ( Published on: 12/02/2021)
At the request of the notifying authority, notification A11/00005/21 has been upgraded to serious risk with the new reference number A12/00192/21 on 12 February 2021.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00175/21       
Category:  Furniture
 
Product:  Chair
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Office chair
 
Type / number of model:  6130
 
Barcode:  4772013064985
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The chair is not sufficiently stable and the rolling resistance is too low.
The chair can consequently easily overturn, leading to the user falling and suffering injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1335-2.
 

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

 
Description:  Height-adjustable work chair with armrests, soft seat and backrest, with plastic base and a regular five-beam star shape and a gas seat height-adjustable lift, rotating around a vertical axis. The work chair has a seat tilting device. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  Cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00154/21       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Training Bar
 
Brand: Kettler
 
Name: Multi Training Bar
 
Type / number of model:  07361-600
 
Barcode:  4001397470656
 
Batch number:  21470256 Y43
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The product contains short-chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value 13000 mg/kg).
SCCPs remain in the environment and are toxic to aquatic life in low concentrations. They bioaccumulate in humans and animals and thus pose a risk to human health and to the environment. / The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POPs),
 

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

 
Description:  Workout tool
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00182/21       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Training Bracelet
 
Brand: Smart Bracelet
 
Name: Smart Bracelet
 
Type / number of model:  Training Bracelet/TW64
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The plastic of the charger cord contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP)(measured values up to 1,8% and 0,6% by weight, respectively). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system. The product also contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value 17000 mg/kg). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. / The product does not comply with REACH Regulation and with Regulation on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Green training bracelet.
Packaging description:  White cardboard box with transparent plastic window.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00155/21       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Fashion Jewelry
 
Name: Vintage Bohemian New Design Hook Women Retro Ethnic Drop Dangle Gypsy Earrings
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of cadmium (measured values up to: 95.5% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones, and it may cause cancer. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Silver coloured dangle earrings with blue stone. The product was also sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description:  The earings are attached to a small carboard square.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00156/21       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Fashion Jewelry
 
Name: Antique Fashion Tribal Ethnic Ethnic Indian Jewelry Women Drop Tassle Earrings
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of cadmium (measured values up to: 92.9% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones, and it may cause cancer. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Brass coloured metal earrings. The product was also sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description:  The earings are attached to a small carboard square.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00157/21       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Ring
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Quality Antique Bronze Copper Rose Retro Funky Kit
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of cadmium (measured values up to: 87% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones, and it may cause cancer. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Gold coloured metal ring shaped like a flower. The product was also sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00158/21       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Necklace with pendant
 
Brand: Fashion Jewellery
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The pendant contains an excessive amount of cadmium (measured values up to: 68% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones, and it may cause cancer. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Other

 
Description:  Golden necklace with a 4 cm-long pendant in the shape of a horse. Decorated with stones (glass?) in purple. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00168/21       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Super Bright Hand Crank Solar LED Lantern / Kemping fény
 
Type / number of model:  LS-360
 
Barcode:  8 595501 654569
 
Batch number:  M-56
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables inside the mains power cord are too thin. They could overheat during use. The insulation and size of the pins of the mains plug and output connector are inappropriate, leaving live parts accessible. The plastic part of the integrated plug of the luminaire is made of combustible material. Live parts may become accessible without the use of any tools. User may consequently suffer burns, receive an electric shock or the product may cause a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Black and gray rechargeable and portable camping lamp with 36 LEDs, which can be operated directly from the mains, car charger, batteries, crank dynamo or by the solar module. It is supplied with a mains and a car charger.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00170/21       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED music bulb
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED MUSIC BULB/APP
 
Type / number of model:  DLS-6
 
Barcode:  8 595578 910162
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The lamp shade can be removed easily while the lamp is connected to the lamp holder. The Insulation of touchable metal parts is inadequate. A user could touch live parts and receive an electric shock.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
 

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

 
Description:  Remote-controlled LED lamp with built in loudspeaker that can play music via bluetooth.
Packaging description:  Packaging: a colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00148/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroen, DS
 
Name: C3, C4, DS3, DS4, DS5
 
Type / number of model:  Types: S, N, K, e2*2007/46*0003*00 - *45; e2*2007/46*0040*02 -*29 e2*2007/46*0060*08 - *09; *15; e2*2007/46*0079*04 - *05 e2*2007/46*0092*01 - *16 e2*2007/46*0156*01 e2*KS07/46*0004*00 - *03 - *09 , e2*KS07/46*0005*00 - *01 e24*2007/46*0019*02 - *03 e24*2007/46*0027*00 e24*2007/46*0028*00 e11*2007/46*0113*06 TR*2007/46*8360*00
 
Company recall code:  GYY
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2 September 2009 and 12 April 2017.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The gas generator of the driver and/or front-seat passenger airbag could be defective.
This may result in uncontrolled inflation and the release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated, causing injury to the occupants of the vehicle. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Denmark, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00149/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: MERCEDES-BENZ
 
Name: C-Class, EQC, GLC
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0431*55-58, e1*2001/116*0457*46-49, e1*2001/116*0480*35-36, Types: 204, 204 K, 204 X
 
Company recall code:  5491022
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 11 December 2019 and 18 May 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The wiring harness for the steering control device may have been damaged during the production process and can allow moisture to ingress into the control unit.
This may lead to the loss of electric steering support, increasing the risk of accident.
Moreover, a short circuit of the damaged wiring harness can occur, leading to increased risk of fire. /
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.mercedes-benz.de

 
Description:  Model series: C class (BR 205), GLC (BR 253) and EQC (BR 293).
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00150/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Caravan
 
Brand: Bürstner
 
Name: Averso
 
Type / number of model:  Typ lt.Typgen.: E-2007/46, T-2007/46, Typgenehmigungsnummer: e13*2007/46*1873*06, e13*2007/46*1877*03
 
Company recall code:  512-771/10228/20
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between March 2019 and March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Parts of the rear panelling may not be adequately affixed.
As a result, they could become detached and fall onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

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

 
Description:  Caravan
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00151/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorhome
 
Brand: Westfalia
 
Name: Euroline, Business Edition
 
Type / number of model:  e13*KS07/46*1471*01, Type: 81BE
 
Company recall code:  W20S02
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 20 May and 9 December 2015.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The gas pressure springs of the seats could be defective.
This may lead to inadequate seat-locking, increasing the risk of injury. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorhome
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00152/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: MERCEDES-BENZ
 
Name: S-Class
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2007/46*2115*01, Type: R2S
 
Company recall code:  4691005
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 22 July and 21 December 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The internal tie rods used for the front axle steering may not have been intended for the type of vehicle, and thus, could be too short.
In such a case, the rods could be bent or pulled out in the event of an additional, sudden force.
This would impair the steerability of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.mercedes-benz.de/

 
Description:  Model series BR 223.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Poland

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Alert number: A12/00162/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Tesla
 
Name: X
 
Type / number of model:  e4*2007/46*0667*09, *10, *11; Type: 002
 
Company recall code:  SB-20-12-005
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 17 September 2015 and 31 July 2016.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to defective adhesive bonding, a decorative trim strip may become detached from the vehicle.
Consequently, in may fall onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic /
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.tesla.com/support/annual-and-recall-service?redirect=no

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00163/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep, Dodge
 
Name: Jeep: Gladiator, Wrangler; Dodge: RAM 1500 Pickup Truck, RAM 2500 Pickup Truck
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: Individual approval
 
Company recall code:  W67
 
Production dates:  Jeep Wrangler: 20 June 2019 – 24 July 2019; Jeep Gladiator: 17 June 2019 – 16 July 2019; RAM 1500 Pickup Truck: 22 June 2019 – 2 August 2019; RAM 2500 Pickup Truck: 17 June 2019 – 24 June 2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seat-belt retractors could be defective.
As a result, their restraining effect in the event of an accident cannot be guaranteed, increasing the risk of injury. /
 

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:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00165/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: KIA
 
Name: Sorento (MQ4), Sorento Hybrid (MQ4 HEV)
 
Type / number of model:  e4*2007/46*1530*00
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 19 June and 14 December 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The eCall system (transmitting the vehicle identification number to the emergency call center) could malfunction and not transmit the VIN number of the affected vehicle when an airbag has been deployed.

This can cause a delay in the rescue intervention, leading to increased risk of injury. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00166/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VOLVO
 
Name: XC40
 
Type / number of model:  e9*2007/46*3146*07, e9*2007/46*3146*08
 
Company recall code:  R10070
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 31 October 2019 and 19 June 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Two brake booster nuts are not tightened with the correct torque.
This could over time reduce brake performance, increasing the risk of an accident.
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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:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Greece, Poland, Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00179/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Sprinter
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0354*25 -26, e1*2001/116*0424*17, e1*2007/46*0296*13-14, e1*2007/46*0301*20-21, e1*2007/46*0304*08, e1*2007/46*0305*13, e1*2007/46*1760*01-04, Types: 906 AC 35, 906 AC 35/4x4, 906BB50, 906BB35, 906BB50/4x4, 906BB35/4x4, KL3A4
 
Company recall code:  VS3MONTLAU (4296091)
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 10 January and 1 October 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a production error and the possible ageing of the materials, brake fluid may leak from the brake hose.
As a result, the braking performance may be impaired, 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:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00180/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Bugatti
 
Name: Chiron, Divo
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*KS07/46*0008*05 - e1*KS07/46*0008*13, Type: 5B
 
Company recall code:  BUGCR032
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 19 January 2018 and 23 October 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The rear left-hand drive shaft may be affected by a functional defect.
As a result, it may fail, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00181/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Tiguan
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0450*, Type: 5N
 
Company recall code:  66M3
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 15 December 2015 and 30 November 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to to errors in the adhesive bonding process, the upper rear (roof) spoiler may be insufficiently affixed.
As a result, it can become detached from the vehicle and fall onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

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

 
Description:  Tiguan R-Line vehicles.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Iceland, Ireland, Sweden

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/00192/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Shock-absorber
 
Brand: Eurorepar
 
Name: Eurorepar
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  From November 2018 to September 2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Risk: the anti-roll bracket may be wrenched off.
This will cause the vehicle’s steering system may vibrate, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Shock-absorber; batch numbers of the defective items: 1832, 1836,1840, 1904, 1909, 1911, 1913, 1916 and 1917.
Country of origin:  Tunisia
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00160/21       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Soother holder clip with cord
 
Brand: Bezisa
 
Name: Speenketting
 
Type / number of model:  Leather in different colours
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  405002, 405004, 405008, 405010, 405014, 405021, 405029, 405036, 405038, 405056, 405057
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The clip of the soother holder is easily detached. A child could put it in the mouth and choke on it. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
 

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

 
Description:  Soother holder cord made of leather, in various colors, with a metal clip. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  The Netherlands
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00171/21       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Firework
 
Brand: Fyrværkerieksperten
 
Name: Powershot 9
 
Type / number of model:  CE registration number: 0200-F2-0084, Dess. 07346.6340
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  201192-18
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Damage to sight, Injuries
 
The product may explode at too low altitude and can burst too close to the ground. Bystanders can be hit by parts of the firework, causing burns and/or damage to sight. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

 
Description:  9-shot battery of shot tubes.
Packaging description:  Camouflage pattern in colours black, brown, and green. Article picturing a combat soldier with a smoking gun. 'POWERSHOT 9' written in orange capital letters.
Country of origin:  Democratic Republic Of Congo
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00159/21       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wooden trainset
 
Brand: Little Dutch
 
Name: Houten treinbaan Little Dutch 21 dlg.
 
Type / number of model:  LD4423 2019.500.5019
 
Barcode:  8713291444232
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has a small part (chimney of the locomotive). A child may put it in the mouth and choke on it. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC and the relevant standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Wooden train
Packaging description:  Carboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00161/21       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy ironing board
 
Brand: Le Xin Bao
 
Name: Baby Cart Series
 
Type / number of model:  BZ6071
 
Barcode:  4792850000885
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The ironing board is not sufficiently stable and can tip over when using the product.
This could lead to injuries. Furthermore, the child's fingers could be entrapped between moving parts, causing injuries. / 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:  Children's ironing board covered in pink and white dotted fabric. The metallic frame is grey and there is a plastic locking device just under the board.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a transparent plastic bag with cardboard closure.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00172/21       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic headband
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Hračka
 
Type / number of model:  LT6-188-15
 
Barcode:  6 961 888 601 885
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The battery compartment is easily opened/broken, leaving the button batteries accessible.
A child could put them in the mouth, which could cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract if swallowed.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic headband with reindeer horns and LED diodes, which are powered by two button batteries - cells. The battery power supply is located in a plastic heart, which is in the middle of the headband.
Packaging description:  The product is inserted in a plastic foil.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00173/21       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Musical toy
 
Brand: aiyingle
 
Name: Airplane musical instruments
 
Type / number of model:  668-16
 
Barcode:  EAN 5902429917677
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Cuts
 
The toy contains small parts that can easily detach. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on them. Furthermore, the toy has sharp edges that may cause cuts. / 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:  Airplane-shaped plastic musical instrument with metal plates and two plastic sticks.
Packaging description:  Cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00164/21       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Handwash
 
Brand: LINDA
 
Name: Handreiniger Citrus Duft (bzw. Citrus Power)
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  EAN 4400086010034
 
Batch number:  other - see Annex ('product recall - notice - information')
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains lead (measured value: 150 mg/kg). Lead is harmful for human health as it accumulates in the body and may damage the unborn child. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Handwash - milky handwash to remove dirt from hands
Packaging description:  white 200ml tube, with coloured print - 'Linda Handreiniger Citrus Duft (Citrus Power)'other affected products:3 litre pot, 3 litre round container, 10 litre canister , all with coloured printed labels - PURUS hand cleansing cream
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00167/21       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Extension lead
 
Brand: Esperanza
 
Name: Rainbow 5 Pro
 
Type / number of model:  ELK 101, ELK 101KR
 
Barcode:  EAN 5901299913802, EAN 5901299935033
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The product is missing the overcurrent protector. Thus, in overvoltage conditions, the circuits may overheat and cause fire. The creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. Device's casing may get damaged leaving live parts accessible. The user may get electrocuted. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Extension lead with five socket outlets with individual switches and surge protection.
Packaging description:  Plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00169/21       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Extension lead
 
Brand: TITANUM
 
Name: 4-Way Socket
 
Type / number of model:  TL 129
 
Barcode:  EAN 5905784769417
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is inadequately soldered and may detach leaving live parts accessible. The user may get electrocuted. The product is missing the overcurrent protector. Thus, in overvoltage conditions, the circuits may overheat and cause fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Extension lead with four socket outlets, switch and surge protection.
Packaging description:  Plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00174/21       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB adaptor
 
Brand: TREQA
 
Name: SMART CHARGER KIT
 
Type / number of model:  CS-203
 
Barcode:  6986591372037
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
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.
 

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

 
Description:  White USB adaptor.
Packaging description:  Yellow cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
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Alert number: INFO/00020/21       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fantasy Ohrringe mit Glas
 
Type / number of model:  E50147, E50147B, E50147G, E50147L, E50147R, E50147S
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 9 % by weight). Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Fantasy earrings with coloured glass (blue, green, lilac, red or black), sized 1,7 cm per 3,7 cm. The upper part of the earring is in metal. The product is also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Czechia
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: INFO/00017/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: GLC
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2001/116*0480*30 to 32, e1*2007/46*1884*00, Types: 204X, 204X AMG
 
Company recall code:  8291902
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 24 January and 17 June 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The LED multi-beam headlamps may not be adjusted in accordance with the specifications.
As a result, the vehicles’ illumination range could be significantly reduced, leading to increased risk of an accident. /
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.mercedes-benz.de/

 
Description:  Model series BR 253.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: INFO/00022/21       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: FLIPPY
 
Name: Disposable Children’s Mask
 
Type / number of model:  Size: 175 x 95 mm
 
Barcode:  6426485336825
 
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 as such by the relevant European body. As a result, the product may not meet the health and safety requirements and therefore may not be adequately protected 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Non-medical 3 layers disposable children’s protective mask. The product exists in colours blue, black, pink, and white.
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:  Romania
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: INFO/00021/21       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Smart parts can easily detached. As a consequence, a smaill child may put them in the mouth and choke on them. / The product does not comply with the requirements of Toy Safety Directive and relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  A plastic doll with plaits in a dress of various colors, decorated with beads and textile flowers, which has a chain with a key ring attached to the top of the head.
Packaging description:  The product is distributed without labeling and packaging.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
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Alert number: A12/00176/21       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Pneumatic powered gates for use in milking parlour
 
Brand: Dairymaster, Dairymaster Air Back Gate
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Entrapment
 
There are gaps in the structure pneumatic powered gate where the user may get parts of the body entrapped.

/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Gate for animals' control in Milking parlour powered by compressed air.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Ireland
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00153/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Buses and lorries
 
Brand: MAN
 
Name: TGS, TGX, TGM, TGL, Lions Coach
 
Type / number of model:  Models: B.2007.46.006, L.2007.46.001, L.2007.46.003, TGL02, L.2007.46.011, L.2007.46.009, L.2007.46.013, L.2007.46.009, B.2007.46.006, Type-approval numbers: e4*2007/46*0099*12, e4*2007/46*0229*38, e4*2007/46*0231*08, *17, *07, L673*00, *09, *05, 7, e4*2007/46*0239*11, *29, *23, *38, *09, *26, *35, *37, *28, *24, L674*06, *01, , e4*2007/46*0237*35, e4*2007/46*0418*36, e4*2007/46*0237*37, e4*2007/46*0099*36
 
Company recall code:  TI 7193TA
 
Production dates:  July 1997 to July 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fatigue strength of the trailer coupling device marked ‘FFV’ may be inadequate due to an anomaly in the manufacturer’s tempering process.
As a result, the device could crack and break, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Buses and lorries
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6

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Alert number: A12/00177/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Lorry
 
Brand: MERCEDES-BENZ
 
Name: Actros, Arocs
 
Type / number of model:  Models: 963-0-A, 963-4-A, 963-0-C, 963-4-C, 963-0-D, 963-7-E, 963-4-E, Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0726, e1*2007/46*0727, e1*2007/46*0732, e1*2007/46*0734, e1*2007/46*0735, e1*2007/46*0736, e1*2007/46*0737
 
Company recall code:  BGT-SCHR
 
Production dates:  12 June 2020 to 19 June 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a damaged socket spanner, the four nuts of the battery-device carrier might not have been fastened at the required torque. As a result, the bolt connections could become detached from the vehicle frame increasing the risk of accidents. /
 

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:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/00178/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: MAN
 
Name: Lion’s City: A21, A23, 12C
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1955*03, e4*2007/46*0202*34,*35,*39, e4*2007/46*0250*35, Models: B.2007.46.017, B.2007.46.010, B.2007.46.012
 
Company recall code:  TI 7312TR
 
Production dates:  February 2019 to January 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A grease used to lubricate mechanical components within the pressure relief device may harden in the event of prolonged exposure to high heat. Hardened grease prevents the controlled emergency venting of tanks, leading in the worst case to the gas tank exploding. In such a case, damage to property and/or personal injury cannot be excluded.
 

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

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland