Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 24 ( Published on: 19/06/2015)
Notification A12/0681/15 published on report 2015/21 of 29/05/15 has been modified following instructions from the national notifying authority.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0753/15       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: WOMEN´s accessories
 
Type / number of model:  T 556/141212/144 (Product code)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  81011157001005
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The ear studs release an excessive quantity of nickel (measured value 3.28 µg/cm²/week). Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Large silver hoop earrings with stones.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Croatia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0761/15       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: TEDI
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  7517300
 
Batch number / Barcode:  75173001751000000200
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The earrings release an excessive quantity of nickel (measured value: 0.558 μg/cm²/week). Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  A pair of earrings, made of gold-coloured metal, with black and colourless decorative stones, attached to a cardboard label.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria

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Alert number: A12/0597/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Betamotor
 
Name: Motard
 
Type / number of model:  Type: BE, C2, E4 EC type-approval: e1*2002/24*0534*00, e1*2002/24*0534*02,e1*2002/24*0479*00-*01 Sales description: Motard 50cc, Motard 50cc STD, Motard 50cc Track, Motard 125cc Track, Motard 125cc
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front wheel may become deformed with use, which can cause the wheel to fracture.
 

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

 
Description:  The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2012 and 2014.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0751/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Lorry
 
Brand: Mitsubishi
 
Name: Fuso Canter
 
Type / number of model:  Type: FEA01, FEA51, FEB01, FEB71, FEB74, FECX1, FGB71; EC type-approval: e4*2007/46*0379*00, e4*2007/46*0380*00
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles produced between 28.11.2013 and 31.10.2014 are affected.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
On account of loose magnets in the tipper mechanism, there is a risk of the tippable flatbed rising and lowering of its own accord.
 

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

 
Description:  Lorry
Country of origin:  Portugal
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, Portugal

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Alert number: A12/0754/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycles
 
Brand: Ducati
 
Name: 1199 Panigale - S; 1199 Panigale - SL; 1299 Panigale - S
 
Type / number of model:  Type: H8/00 Type key: ACB Type: H8/06 Type key: ACK Type: H9/03 Type key: ACS EC-Type approvals: e3*2002/24*0586 EC-type approvals: e3*2002/24*0586 EC type approvals: e49*2002/24*0001
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 2014 and 2015.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Insufficient tightening torque on the suspension strut screw can result in the nut on the piston rod loosening, thereby impeding the absorbent effect. In the worst case, the driver can lose control of the vehicle.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, France, Denmark, Ireland, United Kingdom, Sweden, Greece, Portugal

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0766/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jaguar
 
Name: F-Type
 
Type / number of model:  F-Type 3.0 V6 S/C Convertible AWD, F-Type 5.0 V8 S/C Convertible, F-Type 5.0 V8 S/C Convertible AWD, VIN range of SAJWJ6FV8K17984-SAJXJ6HL1GMK24640
 
Batch number / Barcode:  N/A
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Rear anti-roll bar has been assembled incorrectly onto certain vehicles. This may lead to the vehicle loss of control.

 

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

 
Description:  Vehicles manufactured between 10/9/14 - 14/3/15 are affected.
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, Hungary

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0767/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: C4 Picasso II
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0356*00; e2*2007/46*0356*01; e2*2007/46*0356*02; e2*2007/46*0356*03; e2*2007/46*0356*04; e2*2007/46*0356*05; e2*2007/46*0356*06; e2*2007/46*0356*07; e2*2007/46*0356*08; e2*2007/46*0356*09;
 
Batch number / Barcode:  N/A
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Components of the suspensions may break while driving, which may cause a loss of control of the vehicle.

 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car manufactured between 29/11/2012 and 20/11/2014.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, Slovakia, Sweden, Ireland, Denmark, Croatia, Spain, Bulgaria, United Kingdom, Greece, Slovenia, Portugal, Norway

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Alert number: A12/0768/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 308 II
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0405*00; e2*2007/46*0405*01; e2*2007/46*0405*02; e2*2007/46*0405*03; e2*2007/46*0405*04; e2*2007/46*0405*05; e2*2007/46*0405*06; e2*2007/46*0405*07
 
Batch number / Barcode:  N/A
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Components of the suspensions may break while driving, which may cause a loss of control of the vehicle.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car manufactured between 12/3/2013 and 2/12/2014.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, Sweden, Ireland, Slovakia, Croatia, Denmark, Spain, United Kingdom, Lithuania, Greece, Slovenia, Portugal, Norway

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0769/15       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Subaru
 
Name: Impreza
 
Type / number of model:  VIN = JF1GD9KE56G047134 - JF1GGGKD37G040807
 
Batch number / Barcode:  N/A
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front passenger's side frontal airbag may rupture potentially causing injury to the occupants.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Manufacture dates: 01/01/2004 to 31/12/2007.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Greece, Hungary, Norway, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0755/15       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Iris root teether
 
Brand: ICO BABY
 
Name: Cadena mordedor IRIS ("Iris root teether")
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. No 5172, batch 4238
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8431456051728
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The iris root can become detached and break, generating small parts. A small child could put them in the mouth and choke on them.
 

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

 
Description:  The iris root teething chain is made of wood and iris root. It is packaged in a plastic bag attached to a cardboard label displaying the following information on the product and distributor.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece

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Alert number: A12/0752/15       
Category:  Stationery
 
Product:  Plastic stickers
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sticker
 
Type / number of model:  Art no. 1.) KT07-2 2.) KT07-3
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The products pose an environmental pollution risk and an indirect, (chemical) health risk as they contain cadmium above the permitted level. Cadmium can damage human health, damage organs if swallowed or inhaled and may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  There are two different styles of sticker sheets: 1) animal and 2) smiley. The sticker sheets are packed in a transparent plastic wrapping with the text "We have hopes because we love" written on the label of the plastic wrapping.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0756/15       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Orma Shop
 
Name: Tamalou
 
Type / number of model:  Ref: TAMALOU 2014
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The helmet worn by the toy dog contains 21.5 % by weight of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description:  Black and white soft toy dog (in sitting position) wearing a navy-blue jumper with a red border marked 'sapeur-pompier' ('fireman') and with a removable, soft, grey, plastic helmet.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0757/15       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy rattle
 
Brand: DREAM MAKERS
 
Name: Mommy Love
 
Type / number of model:  Art. WD3307B
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4812501065701
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The handle of the rattle is too long. If a child puts it in the mouth, it may get stuck 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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Plastic rattle in the form of a flower. The rattle is supplied in transparent packaging.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0750/15       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's jacket
 
Brand: U2 BS BARCELONA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model 9542, series 1, colour 999
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The jacket has decorative cords in the chest area that can become trapped during various activities of a child and cause injuries.

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

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

 
Description:  Children's bolero with decorative cords (with white dots) in the chest area.
Country of origin:  Bangladesh
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0758/15       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s shorts
 
Brand: UNDER 18
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  M-1215
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The shorts have long and unattached cords in the waist area that may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

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

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

 
Description:  Children’s orange shorts with two pockets at the front and white functional cords in the waist area of about 30 cm each with free ends. Along the left leg, under the pocket there is an inscription: “Vansity Under 18”. Sample size: 4A.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0760/15       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' bikini
 
Brand: Piazza Italia Beachwear
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  74900 Rosa / FS15190CSBA
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2074900002011
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The functional cords in the neck, back and waist area of the bikini can become trapped during various activities of a child, which could lead to injuries and strangulation.

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

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

 
Description:  Pink bikini intended for girls up to 4 years old. The bikini is designed with blue halter-neck cords and drawstrings that are tied at the back. It also has functional cords in the waist area. Sample size: 3/4.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0762/15       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' trousers
 
Brand: Seagull
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  CSQ-997
 
Batch number / Barcode:  545321697
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because of the presence of unattached drawstrings in the waist area and drawstrings in the ankle area which hang below the lower hem of the garment and can become trapped during various activities.

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

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

 
Description:  Pink leisure trousers for girls decorated with rhinestones and the inscriptions “Seagull” and “77”. Sample sizes: 134,146,152.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0765/15       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shorts
 
Brand: Goloxy
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  1. model: MQ-556 2. model: MQ-517
 
Batch number / Barcode:  7501973689788
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The products have drawstrings in the waist area which are too long and may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

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

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

 
Description:  Model 1: The shorts are decorated with a strawberry and inscriptions: „DANCING”, „Date Me”. Model 2: The shorts are decorated with a figure of a girl and an inscription: „Girls Beautiful”. Sample sizes 164 and 104.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0770/15       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's sweatshirts
 
Brand: BRP
 
Name: Ski-Doo, Can-Am
 
Type / number of model:  2864854990, 4536605439, 4536604939, 4536614907, 4537072110, 4537077910, 4537075210, 4534645490F, 4536184990F
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The drawstrings in the hood may become trapped during various activities of a child causing 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 (By: Other)

 
Description:  Children's hoodies in different colours.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0759/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electric heater
 
Brand: Eurom
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  QH 804
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains and may release friable chrysotil-asbestos fibres. Asbestos fibres are carcinogenic.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Small electric room heater made of plastic with a metal grill and ceramic heating units. The product is supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0763/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel plug adaptor
 
Brand: LP
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  ZLA0571
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5901436769804
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product may cause an electric shock because:

- The USA/AUS/NZ pins of the plug may become accessible while the European pins are being inserted into the mains;

- Live parts may become accessible as the plug only partially enters the adaptor;

- It is possible to connect Class I protection devices but the protective earth circuit continuity is interrupted.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard IEC 60884.
 

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

 
Description:  Travel adaptor with black plastic casing and a red LED indicator. The metal contacts have different pin configurations for use in different regions. Marked with the phrases "Worldwide travel adaptor" (on the product) and "AC univerzális utazóadapter" and "Złącze AC uniwersalne" (on the packaging), the product is supplied in a white cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0764/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Plug adaptor
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  ZLA0130A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5901436773528
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
It is possible to connect Class I protection devices but the protective earth circuit continuity is interrupted. This may cause an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard IEC 60884.
 

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

 
Description:  Plug adaptor with black plastic casing. It can be used to connect many different plug types to a power socket-outlet. Technical parameters: 10A 250V~, MAX 2200W. Dimensions: approx. 44.6 mm x 34.5 mm x 22.4 mm The paper in the packaging contains the following name: "Wtyk AC PL – GN.USA czame". The product is supplied in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/0044/15       
Category:  Communication and media equipment
 
Product:  Portable speaker
 
Brand: Beats
 
Name: Beats Pill XL
 
Type / number of model:  B0514
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The battery of the speaker can overheat and cause fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the R&TTE Directive.

 

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

 
Description:  Speaker unit available in different colours (black, white, pink, metallic sky and titanium) and supplied in cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Romania, Iceland, Cyprus, Malta, Greece, Denmark, Portugal

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Alert number: A11/0041/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Food waste disposer
 
Brand: InSinkErator / Teka
 
Name: Insinkerator
 
Type / number of model:  InSinkErator: 45+A/S, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, Vogue, Vogue Upgrade, Reuge, Reuge Upgrade., Teka: TR50.3+
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
If the disposer unit is not installed correctly or if the air switch is damaged, contact with water of the micro switch can cause surface arc tracking that can ignite the plastic base of the disposer and cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  Sink waste disposal unit. The disposer is turned on and off with air pressure via a sink-mounted button. This button is connected to the air switch activator assembly which is located on the bottom of the disposer. Affected products are those activated with an air switch, while the units activated with a wall switch are not affected. The products were sold between November 2012 and January 2015 (Manufacture date codes: N12, N13, N14, N1501, N1502, N1503).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Malta, Austria, Croatia, Portugal, Latvia

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Alert number: A11/0042/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Voice monitor
 
Brand: Monitor (COUNTERFEIT)
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  X-901
 
Batch number / Barcode:  000052 , 000097
THE PRODUCT IS OR MAY BE COUNTERFEIT
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The product is not resistant to random power surges in the electrical circuit and can cause fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

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

 
Description:  Long-range voice monitor in the shape of a car key with charger. THE PRODUCT IS OR MAY BE COUNTERFEIT
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A11/0043/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Fan heater
 
Brand: ORBEGOZO
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  FH 5016
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8436011059737
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Live parts of the product are easily accessible through the grille at the front with the risk of receiving an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  The heater's outer part is made of white plastic. The brand appears on the front of the heater and the fan is visible below it. The product is packaged in a maroon and white cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24

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Alert number: A11/0045/15       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Charger set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: MINI 3 in1 Charger
 
Type / number of model:  HY-0300 (on the packaging); XY-401A (on the battery charger)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8518797103009
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The insulation between the primary and the secondary circuit is not sufficient, which may cause an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

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

 
Description:  White battery charger set with USB socket for iPhone and iPod (4G/3GS/3G/4S) supplied in colourful cardboard box with transparent window. (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT). Technical parameters: "Input 100-240V-50/60Hz 0.15A, Output 5V---1A", Class II., IP20.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24
Weekly overview report on professional products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0749/15       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Fabric dye
 
Brand: Yorkshire
 
Name: Serilene T-LS Liquid
 
Type / number of model:  100 black
 
Batch number / Barcode:  H902
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains 0.4% of quinoline yet the presence of the substance and its classification as 1B carcinogen as well as its restriction to professional users is not adequately reported on the labelling. The user therefore has no information to avoid the dangers incurred when the product comes into contact with the skin or if it is ingested.

The product does not comply with the requirements of Directive 1999/45/EC relating to the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous preparations.
 

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

 
Description:  Black fabric dye in 30 litre/25 kg drums.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2015 - 24