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

Report 11 ( Published on: 13/03/2020)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00371/20       
Category:  Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product:  Pineapple cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  ID N0. 17103101, Manuf. No. LOT N0. А18WR0501
 
Barcode:  0463845000039
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The blade of the knife can easily detach from the base. It might consequently be swallowed with the fruit and lead to internal injuries. /
 

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

 
Description:  Pineapple cutter
Packaging description:  Individual cardboard packaging
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00372/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Multi Function LED
 
Brand: ETS Germany
 
Name: MULTI FUNCTION
 
Type / number of model:  EK-04
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the product is inadequate and live parts can become accessible. User might consequently receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00399/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: DRF
 
Name: LUCE MANTELLO 240 LED
 
Type / number of model:  56503; 62689
 
Barcode:  8 068911 565034, 8 068911 626896
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored and is too thin. The accessible wires have inadequate insulation. The structure of the cord extension socket allows single-pole insertion of plugs. The product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use. The cable could overheat, leading to burns or fore. The water could penetrate the product or the user could touch accessible live parts, which may cause an electric shock. / 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:  Curtain-shaped lighting chain with 240 non-replaceable colourful LED lamps. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain.
Packaging description:  Packaging: colourful cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00400/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: DRF
 
Name: LUCI DI NATALE 100 LED 10M
 
Type / number of model:  56567; 62531
 
Barcode:  8 068911 565676, 8 068911 625318
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored and is too thin. The accessible wires have inadequate insulation. The structure of the cord extension socket allows single-pole insertion of plugs. The product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use. The cable could overheat, leading to burns or fire. The water could penetrate the product or the user could touch accessible live parts, which may cause an electric shock. / 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:  Lighting chain with 100 non-replaceable white LED lamps. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain.
Packaging description:  Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00401/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: DRF
 
Name: LUCI DI NATALE 480 LED 8MX70M
 
Type / number of model:  61353, 62559
 
Barcode:  8 068911 613537, 8 068911 625592
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored and is too thin. The accessible wires have inadequate insulation. The structure of the cord extension socket allows single-pole insertion of plugs. The product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use. The cable could overheat, leading to burns or fore. The water could penetrate the product or the user could touch accessible live parts, which may cause an electric shock. / 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:  Curtain-shaped lighting chain with 480 non-replaceable white LED lamps. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain.
Packaging description:  Packaging: colourful cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00402/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: DRF
 
Name: LUCI DI NATALE 380 LED 30M
 
Type / number of model:  59231, 59232
 
Barcode:  8 068911 592313, 8 068911 592320
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored and is too thin. The accessible wires have inadequate insulation. The structure of the cord extension socket allows single-pole insertion of plugs. The product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use. The cable could overheat, leading to burns or fore. The water could penetrate the product or the user could touch accessible live parts, which may cause an electric shock. / 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:  The product consisting of a lighting chain with 372 non-replaceable colourful LED lamps and a detachable HF branded flashing unit (GP-SW2900C0209-IP44).
Packaging description:  Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00374/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*11, 2*2007/46*0531*08-09, Type: V
 
Company recall code:  HAB
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 16 and 18 October 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Water may leak into the vehicle's interior. Consequently, the proper functioning of the airbags can be impaired, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Citroen recall code: HAB.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Poland

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Alert number: A12/00375/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Puma
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e9*2007/46*3165*00
 
Company recall code:  20S06
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 6 November 2019 and 29 January 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The retention spring may not securely lock the driver’s airbag module to the steering wheel.
As a result, the airbag's protective function will be impaired, 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:  Passenger car under Ford recall code: 20S06.
Country of origin:  Romania
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00376/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Toyota/Lexus
 
Name: Avensis, Avensis Verso, Corolla, Yaris, Lexus SC430
 
Type / number of model:  Lexus SC430: e6*98/14*0084*.., Type-approval numbers: Yaris: e2*98/14*0248*.., e2*2001/116*0248*.. Corolla: e11*98/14*0179*.., e11*98/14*0180*.., e11*98/14*0181*.. Avensis: e11*2011/116*0196*.. Avensis Verso: e6*98/14*0083*, Types: YARIS / P1F / P1F COROLLA / E12U / E12J / E12T AVENSIS / T25 AVENSIS VERSO / M2 LEXUS SC430 / Z4
 
Company recall code:  18SMD-104
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2001 and 2014.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The gas generator of the passenger airbag may be defective.
This may result in uncontrolled inflation and release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated, causing injuries to the occupants. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Toyota/Lexus recall code: 18SMD-104.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00377/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger Car
 
Brand: Jaguar
 
Name: E-Pace, I-Pace
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: E11*2007/46*4161, E11*2007/46*4311
 
Company recall code:  N282
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 24 April and 3 July 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
One or more of the fasteners on the right-hand front seat frame assembly may be missing or incorrectly assembled.

As a result, the seat will not have sufficient structural integrity, increasing the risk of an injury in the event of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Jaguar recall code: N282.
Country of origin:  Austria
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: A12/00378/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Trailer
 
Brand: Bockmann
 
Name: Various models
 
Type / number of model:  Champion Esprit silver + black, Comfort Esprit silver + black, HL-AL 2516/20, HL-AL 3016/20, KK 3015/20 H, KT 2513/20, KT 3015/20 H, KT 3015/20 M, KT-P 2513/20, KT-P 2513/20 M, KT-P 3015/20 M,, Sales description: Uno Esprit silver + black, Duo Esprit silver + black, Duo Esprit C, Champion Uno Esprit silver + black, Champion Esprit C,, TL-AL 3015/20, TL-AL 3015/20 AU, Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0152*05, e1*2007/46*0088*04, e1*2007/46*0175*04, e1*2007/46*0177*04 , Types: PHA, AT1, CHNB, KKT
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 8 August and 8 November 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The tyres may be damaged during the production process.
This may lead to a loss of air and consequently to a loss of control over the trailer, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Trailer
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00379/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Sprinter
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0300*16 - *17, e1*2007/46*1761*00, Types: 906BA35, FL3A4
 
Company recall code:  VS3UNTEVER (3390097)
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 7 January and 19 August 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The bolt connections of the car body and substructure may be inadequate.

This may lead to impaired handling and have an adverse effect on crash behaviour, increasing the risk of injuries. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Mercedes-Benz recall code: VS3UNTEVER (3390097).
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00380/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Expert, Traveller
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0532*11, e2*2007/46*0533*09, Type: V
 
Company recall code:  JTC
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 16 and 18 October 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Water may leak into the vehicle's interior. Consequently, the proper functioning of the airbags can be impaired, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Peugeot recall code: JTC.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00381/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 3008, 5008
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0534*09 to e2*2007/46*0534*12, Type: M
 
Company recall code:  JTP
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between September and October 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The two bolts attaching the trailer hitch can break.
Consequently, the trailer will become detached, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Peugeot recall code: JTP.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Estonia, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00382/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger Car
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Transit Connect, Focus, Ecosport
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0272*22, e13*2007/46*1911*06, e9*2007/46*0092*29
 
Company recall code:  20S05
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 14 and 28 January 2020 (Focus), between 14 and 27 January 2020 (Ecosport), between 22 and 26 January 2020 (Transit Connect)
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a manufacturing issue, the brake booster can be assembled with too much pressure applied to the diaphragm plate. As a result, the diaphragm plate can crack, causing the internal membrane to split. This will lead to a sudden loss of brake performance, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Ford recall code: 20S05.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00383/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: C5 Aircross
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0642*05, Type: A
 
Company recall code:  HAK
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between September and October 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The two bolts attaching the trailer hitch can break.
Consequently, the trailer will become detached, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Citroen recall code: HAK.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/00384/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Corsa
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0379*45-*46, Type: S-D
 
Company recall code:  E19-190456
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between May and June 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seatbelt reels may be defective, causing the seatbelts to be loose. This will impair their restraining 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:  Passenger car under Opel recall code: E19-190456.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Finland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00392/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Pathfinder
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: Individual approval
 
Company recall code:  R20A1
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 19 July 2001 and 6 November 2003.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The gas generator of the passenger airbag may be defective.
This may result in uncontrolled inflation and release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated, causing injuries to the occupants. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Nissan recall code: R20A1.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/00389/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children's high chair
 
Brand: Kikka boo
 
Name: Baby feeding chair
 
Type / number of model:  My Forest
 
Barcode:  3801004010548
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The high chair is not sufficiently stable and can easily tip over backwards.
A sitting child may fall and suffer injuries.
/ The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14988.
 

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

 
Description:  Foldable high chair with padded seat and white plastic tray.
Packaging description:  Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Bulgaria
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00368/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Slime toy
 
Brand: Sambro
 
Name: Disney Princess Slime and Ooozzy Slime
 
Type / number of model:  DSP16-3374-Z-D
 
Barcode:  20 9902 55 7697, Princess slime, 50 5621 902 7616, Ooozzy slime
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of n-nitrosodiethanolamine (NDELA) (measured value 2.3 mg/kg). NDELA is a nitrosamine, which may cause cancer through ingestion or dermal exposure. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-12.
 

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

 
Description:  Coloured toy slime in plastic bucket.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/00370/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled doll with accessories
 
Brand: CM
 
Name: Baby MayMay
 
Type / number of model:  511-P / 511
 
Barcode:  5291410089142
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The doll can release small parts. A child may put them in the mouth and choke. The battery compartment can be easily opened, leaving the batteries accessible and as well as the fibrous stuffing materials. A child may put the batteries in the mouth, which could cause choking or damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract. The product also contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 5.2% 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 and the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Soft filled battery operated doll with accessories.
Packaging description:  Packed into a carton window blisted box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00386/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Gitara
 
Type / number of model:  8838A
 
Barcode:  6920107370711
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened without the use of any tools and the batteries inside are accessible. A child might put the batteries in the mouth and swallow them, causing choking or damage to the gastrointestinal tract. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 62115 and EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Battery-powered (two AAA batteries) plastic guitar-shaped toy.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00387/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: TOYS Group
 
Name: Lokomotywa
 
Type / number of model:  TG416284-333-27-1647
 
Barcode:  5902553822083
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product contains protruding parts (the figurines) and small parts (sound producing elements of figurines) may be easily detached. 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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plastic toy train with plastic animal figurines.
Packaging description:  Plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00388/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy musical instrument
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fruit Percussion
 
Type / number of model:  BZG9219, N0. 808- 1C
 
Barcode:  5902719719219
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Strangulation
 
The toy's handle is too long: a child could put the protruding part into the mouth, which could block the airways. The strap attached to the toy does not have a quick release mechanism. If worn around the neck, it could form a loop and become trapped, leading to strangulation. / 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:  Set of plastic toy musical instruments
Packaging description:  Plastic bag
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00390/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Kitchen play set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 80pcs Cutting Cake Food Toys Kids Kitchen Pretend Play Toy Kid Birthday Gift
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Kitchen play set.
Packaging description:  Packaged in a cardboard packaging. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00391/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy firetruck
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Merrykid
 
Type / number of model:  Toys for Boys Truck Kid Cars Climbing Ladder Fire Toy 3 4 5 6 7 Year Xmas Gifts
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy. 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 taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Plastic toy fire truck.
Packaging description:  Packaged in a blue cardboard box with clear window. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00395/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Interactive mat
 
Brand: Magic Water
 
Name: Magic Pen Doodle Mat Board
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can be easily detached from the mat. A child could put the small parts 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 taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  80x60cm kids water drawing toy writing painting pen doodle mat board
Packaging description:  Packaged in a cardboard box with a picture of the product on the front.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/00396/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun set
 
Brand: Swat
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Prod: 2017, Lotto N.HS170210
 
Barcode:  8034048372524
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking, Injuries
 
The suction cups contain an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 9.6 % by weight), dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 15% by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children causing possible damage to the reproductive system. The suction cups of the projectiles can easily detach. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup may detach and obstruct the airways. The kinetic energy of the projectiles fired from the toy gun is too high and may lead to injuries. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation and 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:  Plastic toy gun set including 3 pistols, 9 projectiles with suction cup, 1 target, 1 clamp, 1 compass, 1 binoculars and 1 mask.
Packaging description:  Packaging: blister
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00397/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy construction set
 
Brand: Toyvelt
 
Name: STEM Learning Construction Set
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can be easily detached from the toy. A child could put the small parts 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 taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Toyvelt STEM Learning Construction Set
Packaging description:  Packaged in a white and red cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00367/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's shirt
 
Brand: Ativo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Style N0: K-09149
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product bears long functional cords to be tied at the back area. The cords may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. / 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:  Girls’ top with blue/white or pink/white vertical stripes and small, scattered, stitched, decorative flowers.Samples sizes: 10 years (blue/white), 6 years (pink/white).
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Greece
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00373/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's sweatshirt
 
Brand: ACTIVE SPORTS
 
Name: MAJICA
 
Type / number of model:  SJ-9247
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The decorative elastic cords with free ends in the hood are too long. They can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.


/ The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Hooded sweatshirt for older children and adolescents, with long decorative elastic cords with a three-dimensional embellishment at the end. Available in different colours.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00398/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's sweatshirt
 
Brand: GRACE
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  G85341
 
Barcode:  5999011853413
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
There are long neck drawstrings with free ends that are too long and not attached to the garment and can get stuck during normal child activities, resulting in strangulation. / The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Hooded Children's sweatshirt for older children and adolescents, with long neck drawstrings with free ends, pink with white stripes.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00403/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Jacket
 
Brand: REHALL
 
Name: Jacket, Snowjacket
 
Type / number of model:  BAILL-R-JR (50779), BAILL-R-JR (50780), CATTY-R-JR (51074), CLARCK-R-JR (88157), CURVE-R-JR (88381), DEER-R-JR (88383), FAYKE-R-JR (88165), MAGGY-R-JR (51020), SPEAR-R-JR (88395), VAILL-R-JR (50789)
 
Barcode:  8719184050597, 8719184051105, 8719184064099, 8719184064105, 8719184064815, 8719184118051, 8719184118068, 8719184118075, 8719184118655, 8719184132514, 8719184135751, 8719184135768, 8719184135775
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
There are long functional cords with free ends in the hood of the product. They can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. / The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Children’s jacket, different models, with drawstring with free ends in the hood; intended for children from 7 years (Size: 140, 152, 164, 176)
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Slovenia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00366/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Henna Powder
 
Brand: Special Nadra
 
Name: High Class Red Henna Powder
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  0300515497716
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Microbiological
 
The product is microbiologically contaminated with mesophilic aerobic bacteria(measured values 85,000 cfu/g). If used on damaged skin, or if it comes into contact with the eyes, the product may cause infection or irritation. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Henna powder in a red box
Packaging description:  Red box; 'Special Nadra High Class Henna Powder' contained in an inner bag.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00369/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Henna Powder
 
Brand: Special Nadra
 
Name: Henna Powder, Special For Golden Brown Hair & Hands
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown, Exp. 2020
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Microbiological
 
The product is microbiologically contaminated with mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured values 76,000 cfu/g). If used on damaged skin, or if it comes into contact with the eyes, the product may cause infection or irritation. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Henna powder for hair and hands in a green box
Packaging description:  Green box; 'Special Nadra Special For Golden Brown Hair & Hands', with inner bag.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00365/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  LED Floodlight
 
Brand: Meikee
 
Name: 50W LED Floodlight
 
Type / number of model:  64000013
 
Barcode:  X001290A1P
 
Batch number:  191024
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product is not earthed and has unsufficient clearance and creepage distances.As a consequence, users may touch live parts of the product. / The product is not compliant with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598, EN 60598 and EN 62560.
 

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

 
Description:  50W LED Floodlight
Packaging description:  Packaged in black and orange printed cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00393/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Table lamp
 
Brand: TK
 
Name: QUEEN/CHARLOTTE
 
Type / number of model:  1101
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  5901780511012
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The wire opening on the product has sharp edges and the power supply cable could detach or be damaged giving access to live parts. The user may receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Table lamp, mains powered
Packaging description:  Cardboard box
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: A12/00394/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Face and body massager
 
Brand: L'amorage
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  RG-075
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The power adapter of the device is improperly insulated and is not resistant to high temperatures. Live parts of the device may become accessible. The user may receive an electric shock. / 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Face and body massager, mains powered
Packaging description:  Cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
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Alert number: INFO/00039/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Plyšová hrácka
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The squirrel's whiskers can easily be detached, generating small parts. 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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Soft-filled battery-operated toy in the shape of a squirrel, made of white and brown plush, with a bushy tail. When the belly is pressed, the toy makes a sound.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11

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Alert number: INFO/00040/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Nail varnish remover
 
Brand: ibcccndc
 
Name: Gel Polish Remover, Magic Remover, 10ml
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  sz010092
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains dichloromethane (measured value: 40 %).

Dicholromethane affects the central nervous system, can impair the neuro- development and behaviour of the unborn child and might cause cancer when inhaled. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  10 ml of nail varnish remover gel.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a black container with a black plastic screw cap. The product was also sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
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Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00385/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Construction telehandlers
 
Brand: DIECI
 
Name: Argani di sollevamento (solo materiali)
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
In some cases, a defect in an inner ring of the winches may affect the safety conditions of the machinery, causing the suspended load to suddenly fall during normal use of the machinery. Since the machinery operating with these winches is used on different types of construction sites, there may be serious damage to persons and/or property if the load falls. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Lifting winches as interchangeable equipment intended for use on fixed or rotating telehandlers. Lifting capabilities of the winches: 3, 4 and 5 tonnes
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 11
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Finland, Luxembourg