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

Report 16 ( Published on: 17/04/2020)
The risk description was corrected due to a missing adverb

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00574/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: S&W
 
Name: Christmas tree / mű karácsonyfa
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM Nº: 62936
 
Barcode:  8 588588 629360
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables are not properly anchored, too thin and lack an adequate insulation. Additionally, the dimensions and insulation of the mains plug are inappropriate.

Consequently, the user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. Furthermore, the cables could overheat during normal use, which could cause burns to the user or even lead to a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598-1, EN 60598-2-4 and EN 60598-2-20.
 

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

 
Description:  Rose tree shaped decorative lamp with 48 white LEDs and control unit with 8 programs.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00576/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: S&W
 
Name: Christmas tree / mű karácsonyfa
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM Nº: 62924
 
Barcode:  8 588588 629247
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables are not properly anchored, too thin and lack an adequate insulation. Additionally, the dimensions and insulation of the mains plug are inappropriate. Consequently, the user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. Furthermore, the cables could overheat during normal use, which could cause burns to the user or even lead to a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598-1, EN 60598-2-4 and EN 60598-2-20.
 

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

 
Description:  Tree shaped decorative lamp with 72 white LEDs. The LEDs have white plastic spherical shades.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00589/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: S&W
 
Name: Christmas tree / mű karácsonyfa
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM N° 62928
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  8 588588 629285
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables are not properly anchored, too thin and lack an adequate insulation. Additionally, the dimensions and insulation of the mains plug are inappropriate. Consequently, the user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. Furthermore, the cables could overheat during normal use, which could cause burns to the user or even lead to 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Tree shaped decorative lamp with 24 red/blue LEDs. The LEDs have white and pink spherical shades.
Packaging description:  Packaging: transparent plastic bag
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00590/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: S&W
 
Name: Christmas tree / mű karácsonyfa
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM N° 62927
 
Barcode:  8 588586 629278
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables are not properly anchored, too thin and lack an adequate insulation. Additionally, the dimensions and insulation of the mains plug are inappropriate. Consequently, the user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. Furthermore, the cables could overheat during normal use, which could cause burns to the user or even lead to 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Tree shaped decorative lamp with 24 white LEDs. The LEDs have white rose-shaped lampshades.
Packaging description:  Packaging: transparent plastic bag
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00583/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: ChaoDeLi
 
Name: SOLAR CAMPING LIGHTS
 
Type / number of model:  CL-901
 
Barcode:  6 019740 081716
 
Batch number:  Unknown
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 USB port insulation is inadequate, and live parts may become accessible. 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 and EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  Metal pink, rechargeable, portable camping LED lamp with USB port, which can be operated directly from the mains, batteries or by the built-in solar module. The product is supplied with a charger.
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 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00571/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Volvo
 
Name: S60 - V60 - V60cc - S90 - V90 - V90CC - S90L - XC40 - XC60 - XC90
 
Type / number of model:  S60: e4*2007/46*1315*05 e4*2007/46*1315*08 / V60: e4*2007/46*1315*04 e4*2007/46*1315*08 / V60cc: e4*2007/46*1315*04 e4*2007/46*1315*08 , Chassis: 0007310 -0065449, 0325130 -0391458, 0001979-0047076, 0064882 -0084814, 0103694 -0140066, 0081059 -0114758, 0111191 -0173235, 0045830 -0582134, 0488645 -0612718, 0097631 -0322560 , Model year: 2019 - 2020, S90: e4*2007/46*1067*06 e4*2007/46*1067*08 / V90: e4*2007/46*1067*06 e4*2007/46*1067*08 / V90cc: e4*2007/46*1067*06 e4*2007/46*1067*08 / S90 L: e4*2007/46*1067*06 e4*2007/46*1067*06, Types: 224 , 225, 227, 234 , 235, 236, 238, 246, 256, 536, XC60: e4*2007/46*1220*04 e4*2007/46*1220*08 / XC90: e4*2007/46*0929*10 e4*2007/46*0929*13 / XC40: e9*2007/46*3146*04 e9*2007/46*3146*07
 
Company recall code:  R29998
 
Production dates:  2019 - 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The software of the Active Safety Domain Master (ASDM) might be incomplete.
Consequently, oncoming obstacles could remain undetected and the Automatic Emergency Brake System (AEB) might not be triggered, increasing the risk of accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  Sweden
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00577/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Bentley
 
Name: Bentayga
 
Type / number of model:  E11*2007*/46*3609* , E5*2007*/46*1125*
 
Company recall code:  RE20/06 (RB48)
 
Production dates:  09/09/2016 to 20/12/2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
In the third row of seats, the D-loop of the seat belt pillar might not be robust enough.
In the event of an accident, they might detach, releasing the seat belt and increasing the risk of the passenger of suffering injuries. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/00582/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: T6
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0220*, Type: 7HC
 
Company recall code:  58D8
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between: 27 September and 8 November 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The electrical child safety device may not be mechanically locked even though it has been activated by the driver and the permanent indicator on the button indicates normal operation with no indication of a fault.

As a result, the sliding door can be inadvertlently opened from the inside, 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 under VW recall code: 58D8.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00584/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: LEVC
 
Name: TX
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e5*2007/46*2019/543*1068*02
 
Company recall code:  CCM No 18 – 2020
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 16 March and 24 October 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a software error, the Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) feature may not operate in temperatures between 10 and 40 °C.
Failure of the AEB feature will increase the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under LEVC recall code: CCM No 18 – 2020.
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00585/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Wrangler
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e4*2001/116*0116*34 , Type: JK
 
Company recall code:  W01
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 25 July and 5 December 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The welding on the wishbone bracket may be defective and can break.
This will impair the steering functionality, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Jeep recall code: W01.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/00586/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Triumph Motorcycles
 
Name: Touring Range Trophy A1, Trophy SE A1, Trophy SE A1 Launch
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e11*2002/24*1511
 
Company recall code:  SRAN574
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 18 June 2012 and 5 October 2016.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A misrouted front brake hose may damage the ignition switch wiring.

This may result in a malfunction of the head and tail lights or an
engine stall, leading to an increased risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle under Triumph Motorcycles recall code: SRAN574.
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Greece, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00587/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: KTM
 
Name: 790 ADVENTURE and 790 ADVENTURE R
 
Type / number of model:  e1*168/2013*00149*00
 
Company recall code:  13_1667518_00
 
Production dates:  2019 -2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The material of the rear brake line might be defective.

Consequently, when subject to extreme conditions, it could break, leading to the failure of the rear braking system and increasing the
risk of accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle.
Country of origin:  Austria
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00588/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Di Blasio Elio Fireworks
 
Name: Cobra P1
 
Type / number of model:  Art.Nº 2102, REG.NR 1008-P1-69257689, Z P1 CE
 
Barcode:  8034094610250
 
Batch number:  19361/40, 19364/40, 19365/40, 19374/40, 19381/40, 19382/40, 19383/40, 19384/40, 19404/40, 19422/40, 19423/40, 19431/40, 19432/40, 19473/39, 19474/39, 19475/39
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Injuries
 
The burning time of the initial fuse is too long.

The user could go back to the firework, which would then unexpectedly explode, causing burns or injuries. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 16263-4.
 

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

 
Description:  Flash device of category P1, consisting of a green cylinder.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a black cardboard box, with green caption reading "Cobra P1", Di Blasio logo and a drawing of a green cobra, containing 20 units.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00572/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy musical instrument set
 
Brand: iBaseToy
 
Name: Toy Musical Instruments
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  191599558378
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Suffocation
 
The toys have small parts that can easily detach and, as well as the packaging, they can easily break releasing small parts.
The handle of the maraca is too long. A small child may put the small parts or handle in the mouth and choke.
Additionally, the plastic of the packaging is too thin. If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic can cover the mouth and nose, causing the child to suffocate. / 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:  Set consisting of several toy musical instruments made of wood or plastic.
Packaging description:  The set is packaged in a clear plastic bag with a zipper, yellow trim and handles. 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 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Denmark, Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00573/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy firetruck set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Tooky Wooden Toys Childrens Fire Truck Engine Toy Playset Age 3+
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Suffocation
 
The product has small parts that can easily detach. A child may put them in the mouth and choke.

The plastic of the packaging is too thin. If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic can cover the mouth and nose, causing the child to suffocate. / 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:  Toy set consisting of a wooden firetruck, a fireman and several smaller accessories.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in plastic bags. The product was also 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 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00578/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Stanley Sloth
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  4502816
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (the eyes) can easily detach 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Soft-filled ("cuddly") toy in the form of a pink sloth. The product is sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00579/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Writing board
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: e-Writing Board
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened or breaks when the toy is dropped, giving access to the button battery. A child may put the battery in the mouth, which could cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description:  Battery operated LCD-like writing board/tablet with orange casing and a pencil.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in cardboard box with image of product on front. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00580/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy motorcycle
 
Brand: YLD, Youlianda
 
Name: Patati Patata
 
Type / number of model:  1-5039-3889-2, 3889-2
 
Barcode:  3342862841221
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small plastic parts may easily detach from the toy. A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Battery operated motorcycle emitting lights and sounds .
Packaging description:  Packed into a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00581/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun set
 
Brand: FUNNY
 
Name: SHOOT GAME SET
 
Type / number of model:  3355
 
Barcode:  6991203749756
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product contains small balls that are easily accessible. A 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Toy gun set with a pistol, three balls and three foam bullets with suction cups.
Packaging description:  Packed into a cardboard window blister.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00570/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Leather bracelet
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The leather in the product contains chromium VI (measured value: 6.8 mg/kg).

Chromium (VI) is sensitising, can trigger allergic reactions and can cause cancer.

/ The product does not comply with REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor, Other)

 
Description:  Black leather bracelet with a decorative element in its middle consisting of a gold in rectangle decorated with 4 nails and a ring. The product was sold online, in particular via JOOM.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a plastic bag.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00575/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Leather jacket
 
Brand: Cabrini
 
Name: Lederjacke "HAZEL"
 
Type / number of model:  Article number 8539
 
Barcode:  2500002991095
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The leather in the product contains chromium VI (measured value up to: 11,3 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising, can trigger allergic reactions and can cause cancer.
/ The product does not comply with REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Brown quilted leather jacket with a hood.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A12/00591/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Battery charger for e-cigarettes
 
Brand: Golisi
 
Name: Smart charger
 
Type / number of model:  S4
 
Barcode:  6970891760083
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The insulation is not sufficient and the creepage distance between the live primary and accessible secondary circuit is not adequate. A user may consequently come into contact with live parts and receive and 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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Black battery charger for e-cigarettes.
Packaging description:  It is sold in a black cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/00039/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Chainsaw
 
Brand: Norrköping
 
Name: Chainsaw 52cc
 
Type / number of model:  TF-GCS001
 
Barcode:  6438284124220es
 
Batch number:  All batches
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
Finger clearances in the grip area, as well as, the handle's clearance dimensions are inappropriate.
A user might not place the fingers and hand properly on the product.

The strength of the handle is appropriate. It could break while the product is in use.

Consequently, the user might not properly hold or lose control or grip on the product, increasing the risk of cuts or injuries.

Additionally, the hand guard and chain brake are defective.
Consequently, in the event of a kickback or when losing control the product, the user could be unprotected and get injured.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN ISO 11681-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Stop of sales (By: Manufacturer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Combustion engine (52 cc) chainsaw with a power of 2,95 HP. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16

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Alert number: A11/00040/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy binoculars
 
Brand: Hey Let's Go
 
Name: TOG Gift Toys Binoculars
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The strap attached to the toy does not have a quick release mechanism. If worn around the neck, it could form a loop or 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: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Toy binoculars.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a brown cardboard box with inner lining in fabric. The toy was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A11/00041/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains extension lead
 
Brand: TRIXLINE
 
Name: Extension cord / Hosszabbító kábel
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  8 595159 833286
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The spaces between the protective contacts are inadequate. The mains cable is not properly anchored. A user might touch the live parts and suffer an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884.
 

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

 
Description:  White extension lead with three socket outlets and a switch.
Packaging description:  Packaging: transparent plastic bag with cardboard sheet closure.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16
Other types of alerts
Other types of alerts 

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Alert number: INFO/00043/20       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Ring
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 2.6 µg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and causes 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Metal ring of golden colour with a locket showing a tree set with rhinestones.
Packaging description:  The product is sold without a packaging and a label showing the size and the material of the ring.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 16