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Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 10 (Published on: 10/03/2017)
Corrigendum:
Following their temporary withdrawal from the website, notifications A12/1744/16 and A12/1750/16 have now been re-published in report no. 51/2016 following a reassessment of the risk by the notifying authority.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number:  A12/0282/17 
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Glue
 
Brand: Mighty Mendit
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains hazardous mixture but lacks an adequate safety closure and a child-resistant fastening and it does not have an adequate safety label bearing information on the mixture contained and the nominal quantity of the substances, hazard pictograms and precautionary statements.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP).
 

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

 
Description: Tube of glue in a green cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0274/17 
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Safety gate for children
 
Brand: Childwood
 
Name: Stair Gate Metal
 
Type / number of model: Varofix White
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5420007139315
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The gap between the slats of the child safety barrier are such that small children may go through the opening and may get stuck at the level of the head, which could cause strangulation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1930.
 

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

 
Description: child safety barrier. Approx dimensions 800x800x60mm
Country of origin: Belgium
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0279/17 
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Safety gate for children
 
Brand: Reer
 
Name: Klemmgitter I-Gate
 
Type / number of model: Art No 46340
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The gaps between the slats of the safety barrier are such that small children may go through the opening and their head may get stuck at the level of the head, which could cause strangulation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1930.
 

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

 
Description: Wooden safety barrier. Approximate dimensions 760x800x60mm
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovenia

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Alert number:  A12/0272/17 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Babies' shoes
 
Brand: C2BB
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Size 0-6 months (ref. CSF-160)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The pink leather around the ankle contains azo dyes releasing the aromatic amine 4-aminoazobenzene in a concentration of 1200 mg/kg. When the product is in direct and prolonged contact with the skin, the Aromatic Amine may be absorbed by the skin.
Aromatic Amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Soft leather baby shoes, dark blue with multicolour polka dots on the uppers. Sold in a cloth bag with a label showing the composition (leather) for the 3 parts of the shoe).
Country of origin: Pakistan
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0280/17 
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s sweatshirt
 
Brand: NORD BLANC
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 5926L, 5926S, J.COME
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8596063100204 (blue 146-152), 8596063100211 (blue 158-164) , 8596063100228 (gray 146-152), 8596063100235 (gray 158-164), 8596063100242 (pink 146-152), 8596063100259 (pink 158-164), 8596063100433 (pink 134-140)
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are drawstrings in the hood with free ends. The drawstrings could get trapped during various activities of a child.

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

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

 
Description: Sweatshirt for children aged 7-14 years.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/1772/16 
Category: Construction products
 
Product: CO detector
 
Brand: Elro
 
Name: Carbon Monoxide Detector
 
Type / number of model: RM335; lot number: 04N14
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8711658266381
 
Risk type: Asphyxiation
 
The detector is not sufficiently sensitive with respect to the detection of carbon monoxide.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 50291.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: White CO detector packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Cyprus

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Alert number:  A12/0271/17 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Bath product
 
Brand: AUTOUR DU BAIN
 
Name: Mini-Cupcake Orange-Cannelle
 
Type / number of model: Cinnamon orange
 
Batch number / Barcode: Lot 160546 of 17/05/2016 – lot No 160733 of 18/07/2016: - lot No 60818 of 17/08/2016 - lot No 60858 of 24/08/2016 - lot No 60956 of 22/09/2016 – lot No 161038 of 13/10/2016 - lot No 161125 of 08/11/2016 - lot No 161221 of 08/12/2016 - lot No 161238 of 12/12/2016 – lot No 170115 of 05/01/2017 - lot No 170184 of 25/01/2017
 
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
 
Due to its characteristic form, colour and size, the product may be mistaken for foodstuff. This may lead children to bite small parts from the soap, suck or ingest them, causing choking and/or possible chemical pneumonia.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation and the requirements of the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumer.
 

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

 
Description: Skin product in the form of a cupcake in a brown paper wrapping
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Portugal

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Alert number:  A12/0283/17 
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Lash growth serum
 
Brand: 4 Long Lashes
 
Name: Eyelash Enhancing Serum
 
Type / number of model: 4 Long Lashes by OCEANIC
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN 5 900116 025018
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains the active substance bimatoprost, which could result in ocular and ophthalmic side effects (e.g. itching and swelling of the eyelids, eyelid inflammation, hyperpigmentation of the eyelids, conjunctival hyperaemia, eye pain or allergic reaction).

 

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

 
Description: White plastic container with gold-coloured screw cap in a plastic tray. With a package insert packaged in white, colourfully printed cardboard folding carton, wrapped in transparent film. Label in several languages, indication of ingredients, application and warning instructions.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0275/17 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Breadmaker
 
Brand: Rosenstein & Söhne
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: NC-3336-675
 
Batch number / Barcode: Consignment No: 134733/134912-PEARL; EAN 4022107137492.
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Various technical shortcomings related to the electronic components may lead to 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Breadmaker
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: France

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Alert number:  A12/0287/17 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Alarm clock
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: XXING 4.7" Flip Intelligent, LED Elektronischer Wecker (electronic alarm clock)
 
Type / number of model: Orange
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
 
The alarm clock contains a tilt switch filled with approx. 10 µl of mercury. The user could be exposed to the mercury in the event that the product gets damaged.

Mercury is one of the most hazardous environmental toxins and is a threat to the environment and, through the environment, to human health.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Other

 
Description: Electronic alarm clock with flip function.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0291/17 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Laser light
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Mini Laser Stage Lighting / Holographic laser Star Projector
 
Type / number of model: YX-039
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8223536526871
 
Risk type: Damage to sight
 
The laser beam is too powerful. Direct viewing of the laser beam could cause damage to sight.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description: Device which projects white and red laser lights. Supplied in a cardboard box along with a support and plug.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0290/17 
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Curry comb for horse grooming
 
Brand: Hansbo
 
Name: Gummiskrapa stor svart
 
Type / number of model: Rubber brush Horse big art. Nr. 813618
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7320278136182
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The rubber brush contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including benzo(a)pyrene and chrysene (measured values: benzo(a)pyrene: 37,75 mg/kg; chrysene: 65,26 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 279 mg/kg). These PAH are carcinogenic. The consumer can be exposed when the product comes into direct and prolonged or repetitive contact with the skin or the mouth.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

 

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

 
Description: Black rubber curry comb for horse grooming.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0284/17 
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED lamp
 
Brand: Sole
 
Name: LED LAMPEN
 
Type / number of model: A60; E27 7W
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4036497030165
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate. The creepage distances and clearances between live parts and the accessible body are too small.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
 

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

 
Description: LED lamp in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0285/17 
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED light
 
Brand: E-Lite
 
Name: LED ŽARULJA
 
Type / number of model: GU 10, 24 LED, 230V, 4,5W
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8606010787829
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
Basic insulated internal conductors are in contact with the accessible body. The creepage distances and clearances between live parts and the accessible body are too small.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.

 

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

 
Description: LED light packaged in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0269/17 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroën
 
Name: DS5
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0092*14, e2*2007/46*0092*15, e2*2007/46*0092*16, e2*2007/46*0093*10, e2*2007/46*0093*12, e2*2007/46*0156*09, e2*2007/46*0156*11
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 12/05/2016 and 31/10/2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Some tightening torques, including on the connection between the steering and the wheel pivot, may be incorrect. This could lead to excessive play in the steering and difficulty in controlling the vehicle's course.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

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Alert number:  A12/0270/17 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Ranger
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 12/03/2013 and 10/11/2015.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The rear folding seatback latch spring may break causing the latch mechanism to malfunction, potentially preventing the rear seat back from locking into the upright position. This may increase the risk of injury to rear seat occupants in the event of a collision.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: South Africa
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Finland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number:  A12/0273/17 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Van
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Citan
 
Type / number of model: Type: X EC type-approval: e2*2007/46*0129, e2*2007/46*0130
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 13 May 2015 and 13 December 2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Engine mount screws may not be correctly secured. In the event of a crash this could increase the risk of injury to the occupants.
 

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

 
Description: Van
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0281/17 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 3008 II
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0534*00, e2*2007/46*0534*01, e2*2007/46*0534*02
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 23/05/2016 and 13/10/2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The hinge axis of the doors and of the retaining clip for this axis might have been incorrectly positioned, which could make it difficult to open and close the doors. If the door falls during the opening, it cannot be excluded that it could hurt a passer-by or the person opening the door from the outside.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Slovakia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number:  A12/0286/17 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: GL, GLE, M-Class
 
Type / number of model: Types: 166, 166 AMG EC type-approvals: e1*2007/46*0598*18, e1*2007/46*0826*08
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles produced in January 2016 are affected.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The upper suspension arm may not have been correctly screwed to the stub axle, which could affect the steering.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, United Kingdom

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Alert number:  A12/0289/17 
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Suzuki
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: UK110NE/NX
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 09.01.2015 and 14.06.2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Seals for the throttle cable may deteriorate. Water may consequently get into the throttle cable and freeze causing the throttle grip to malfunction.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Indonesia
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

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Alert number:  A12/0292/17 
Category: Other
 
Product: Pedelec / S-Pedelec (electric bike)
 
Brand: Haibike
 
Name: XDURO
 
Type / number of model: S-Pedelec (up to 45 km/h) Type: Haibike XDURO Onroad Version A: Superrace Version B: Race Version C: Urban S RX Version D: Race S RX Version E: Urban S PRO Version F: Race S PRO pedelecs up to 25km/h Type Haibike XDURO Urban and Haibike XDURO Urban RC.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Under certain circumstances, the fork may show early signs of fatigue, leading to its possible cracking or breakage, which poses a risk of injury to the user.
 

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

 
Description: Pedelecs produced from 2014 onwards are affected.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, France, Luxembourg

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Alert number:  A12/0276/17 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy dress costume
 
Brand: Festifolie
 
Name: Costume Bandit Masqué
 
Type / number of model: 30471
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3 120370 304717
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are loose strings in the neck area which could lead to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Fancy dress costume for children between 4 and 7 years of age.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0277/17 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy dress costume
 
Brand: Clown Republic
 
Name: Nutcracker
 
Type / number of model: 09112
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3 203359 091124
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are loose strings in the neck area which could lead to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Fancy dress costume for small children.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0278/17 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy
 
Brand: Fiesta
 
Name: Push & Roll - Push Along and Rolling Toy
 
Type / number of model: Pink elephant (code T-2820), Blue elephant (code T-2830), Duck (code T- 2816), Dinosaur (code T- 2817) , Giraffe (code T- 2818) and Dog (code T-2819).
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3616 1215
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The wooden eye may be easily detached during use, generating a small part which could cause choking if placed in the mouth by a young child.

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: Importer)

 
Description: Wooden animal toy on wheels (six different types), supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: France, Ireland

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Alert number:  A12/0288/17 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Mini rake
 
Brand: REVEX
 
Name: Mini Rateau ('Mini rake')
 
Type / number of model: Reference 554342
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3295075543423
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The teeth of the rake are not protected and, when placed on the floor with the teeth pointing upwards, present a risk of injury and even perforation for child users, who may fall on it.

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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Small metal rake with a wooden handle, around 25-30 cm long.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 

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Alert number:  A12/0293/17 
Category: Toys
 
Product: Crossbow and arrows
 
Brand: VAH
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 736
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The kinetic energy of projectiles fired from the crossbow is too high which can lead to eye injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

 

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

 
Description: Crossbow in matt wood, with a metal catch and projectiles with a resilient impact surface (rubber). No packaging. Cardboard labelling attached to the crossbow with a string.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Other risk levels

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Alert number:  A11/0045/17 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Insect killer
 
Brand: Sencor
 
Name: Insect Killer
 
Type / number of model: SIK50B
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8590669089215; Lot: 20165001
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
There is a prolonged high voltage after the appliance has been disconnected from the mains.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Insect killer packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
Risk level: Other
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Hungary, Slovenia

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Alert number:  A11/0046/17 
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Insect killer
 
Brand: BESTEST
 
Name: Flying Insect Exterminator
 
Type / number of model: Model: GP2-4A; Art.no. 198101
 
Batch number / Barcode: Only products with serial numbers 01/15 and 01/16 are affected. Barcode: 4013069198102
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
There is a prolonged high voltage after the appliance has been disconnected from the mains.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Insect killer packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
Risk level: Other
 

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Alert number:  A11/0048/17 
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED bulb
 
Brand: Spectrum LED
 
Name: LAMPA LED
 
Type / number of model: WOJ+11794
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch affected: 08.2015C. Barcode: 5907418704672
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Due to a manufacturing error, an electric arc or sparks may occur between the metal parts of the cap of the bulb.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
 

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

 
Description: LED bulb in cardboard packaging.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Other
 
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland

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Alert number:  A11/0044/17 
Category: Machinery
 
Product: Angle grinder
 
Brand: Jasper
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: TMC60305-115
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2770060057389
 
Risk type: Cuts
 
The mechanical strength of the wheel guard is inadequate. The wheel guard could consequently break and fall off the tool.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60745.
 

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

 
Description: Angle grinder packed in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Other
 

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Alert number:  A11/0047/17 
Category: Machinery
 
Product: Angle grinder
 
Brand: BESK
 
Name: Angle Grinder
 
Type / number of model: BAGP900
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4750959027776
 
Risk type: Cuts
 
The wheel guard can rotate and fall off.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60745.
 

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

 
Description: Angle grinder packed in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Other