Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 20 (Published on: 19/05/2017)
Corrigendum: Notification A12/0669/16, published on report n°22-2016 of 03/06/2016, was modified at the request of the notifying authority to include the information that the product is considered counterfeit.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0644/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Kokkai Sumi Ink
 
Name: Lining - Tribal - Tattoo ink
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch 2013 mar 29, MFG date 23-03-2013, Exp. date : 23-03-2018
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains cadmium (measured value: 0.53 mg/kg) and lead (measured value: 19.19 mg/kg). Cadmium accumulates in the body and can cause damage to bones and kidneys if absorbed from the tattoo and exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg and that the level of cadmium does not exceed 0.2 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Ink for tattoos or permanent make-up in a 1oz bottle.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0645/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Intenze
 
Name: black sumi
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: BK103IMX40; Ref: 9C16214B19140018; Expiry date 02/28/2019
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene
(measured values: naphthalene: 1.78 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 1.9 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of
PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Ink for tattoos or permanent make-up.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0646/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Dynamic
 
Name: BLK
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch 71020370
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene
(measured values: naphthalene: 1.36 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 1.53 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of
PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Ink for tattoos or permanent make-up.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0647/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Tattoo Specific Color - Black
 
Type / number of model: Ref #KS91808
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene and benzo(a)pyrene (measured values: naphthalene: 1.18 mg/kg; benzo(a)pyrene: 0.97 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 2.07 mg/kg).

Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Benzo(a)pyrene is a carcinogenic PAH and naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.

 

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

 
Description: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink with natural plant extracts, 30 ml
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0648/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Alla Prima
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Colour Black
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: TG 160415 LOT: 020, Expiry date: 01.02.2020
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured values: naphthalene: 1.29 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 1.47 mg/kg).

Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Tattoo ink, 120 ml
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0649/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Derma International
 
Name: #9 Black
 
Type / number of model: #9 Black
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: X2009777; Exp. 12/18
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The ink contains arsenic (measured value: 5.47 mg/kg), lead (measured value: 4.73 mg/kg), cobalt (measured value: 72.3 mg/kg), nickel (measured value: 91.1 mg/kg) and zinc (measured value: 90.07 mg/kg). Arsenic is carcinogenic, exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity and nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of arsenic and lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg, that the level of cobalt in tattoo inks does not exceed 25 mg/kg, that the content of nickel in tattoo inks be as low as technically achievable and that the level of zinc in tattoo inks does not exceed 50 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Ink for tattoos or permanent make-up.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0650/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Derma International
 
Name: #BB Best Black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: XI 2011; Exp. 12/18
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The ink contains arsenic (measured value: 3.2 mg/kg), lead (measured value: 3.1 mg/kg), cobalt (measured value: 40.6 mg/kg) and nickel (measured value: 53 mg/kg). Arsenic is carcinogenic, exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity and nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of arsenic and lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg, that the level of cobalt in tattoo inks does not exceed 25 mg/kg and that the content of nickel in tattoo inks be as low as technically achievable.
 

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

 
Description: Ink for tattoos or permanent make-up.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0651/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Eternal Ink
 
Name: Triple Black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: batch 10.07.15 ; production date 2015.07.10 ; expiry date 2018.07.10
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) naphthalene (measured value: 13.87 mg/kg). Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: 30 ml bottle of tattoo ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0652/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Intenze
 
Name: Dimension Black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: batch BK103DIS ; Lot SS180 ; expiry date 02/28/2019
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured values: naphthalene: 3.01 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 3.09 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: 108.4 ml bottle of tattoo or permanent make-up ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0653/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Intenze
 
Name: True black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: batch BK122IMX40; Lot SS211; expiry date 06/30/2020
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured values: naphthalene: 2.25 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 2.38 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: 1oz bottle of black tattoo ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany

1 of 2 photos

2 of 2 photos

Alert number: A12/0654/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Intenze
 
Name: Lining black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: batch BK124IMX40 ; Lot SS219 ; expiry date 09/30/2020
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The ink contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured values: naphthalene: 1.67 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 1.75 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: 4 oz (118.3ml) bottle of black tattoo ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0655/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Fusion
 
Name: Power Black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Lot 009 ; expiry date 08/26/2017
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) naphthalene (measured value: 7.23 mg/kg).Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: 30 ml bottle of black tattoo ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0656/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Eternal Ink
 
Name: Triple black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: batch 29.10.14 ; production date 2014.11.29 ; expiry date 2017.10.29
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured values: naphthalene: 3.07 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 3.08 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: 120 ml bottle of black tattoo ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0657/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Premium Tattoo Ink - Tomato is Red
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: production date 25/02/14
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains cadmium (measured value: 0.54 mg/kg), lead (measured value: 19.76 mg/kg) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including benzo(a)pyrene (measured values: 153 ug/kg for benzo(a)pyrene; total of PAHs: 1.45 mg/kg). Cadmium accumulates in the body and can cause damage to bones and kidneys if absorbed from the tattoo and exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Benzo(a)pyrene is a carcinogenic PAH.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg, that the level of cadmium does not exceed 0.2 mg/kg, that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg and the total amount of
PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Set of 10 different coloured tattoo ink in 15 ml bottles.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0658/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Kuro Sumi
 
Name: Tattoo Outlining Ink
 
Type / number of model: art.code 4452585959575
 
Batch number / Barcode: KSOL 142209
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) benzo(a)pyrene (measured value: 0.105 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Benzo(a)pyrene is a carcinogenic PAH.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Ink for tattoos or permanent make-up in a 60oz bottle.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0659/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Intenze
 
Name: Lining Black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: batch BK99IMX40, Ref 305513H2101, Lot SS157 Exp 08-31-2018
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured values: naphthalene: 2.41 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 2.53 mg/kg). Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Tattoo ink
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A12/0660/17       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Tattoo or permanent make-up ink
 
Brand: Eternal Ink
 
Name: Triple black
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: lot 06/04/15, expiry 06/04/2018
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including naphthalene (measured value: naphthalene: 9.73 mg/kg).
Some PAHs are carcinogenic. Naphthalene is a carcinogenic substance for which a safe level cannot be established.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description: Tattoo ink, 30 ml
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 4 photos

2 of 4 photos

3 of 4 photos

4 of 4 photos

Alert number: A12/0636/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother-holder
 
Brand: Les rêves d'Anaïs, Trixie
 
Name: Pacifier holder
 
Type / number of model: 05-073 Models : owl, clouds, diabolo, flock, balloon, pebble, cats, squares, freckles, crocodiles, ...
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5420047050731
 
Risk type: Choking, Entrapment, Strangulation
 
The soother-holder is too long and could get wrapped around the child's neck, causing strangulation.
The clip of the soother-holder can easily break, generating small parts. A small child may put these parts in the mouth and choke.
In addition, there is a gap near the clip where the child's fingers could be trapped.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
 

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

 
Description: Soother-holder made of different fabric designs with a metal clip. No packaging, but a cardboard label is attached to the product.
Country of origin: Bulgaria
Alert submitted by: Belgium
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Germany, Greece, The Netherlands

1 of 5 photos

2 of 5 photos

3 of 5 photos

4 of 5 photos

5 of 5 photos

Alert number: A12/0635/17       
Category: Construction products
 
Product: Carbon monoxide detector
 
Brand: DIXNEUF
 
Name: Détecteur de monoxyde de carbone
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3542641553851
 
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 taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description: Battery-operated carbon monoxide detector.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0616/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Power inverter
 
Brand: INOV TECH
 
Name: Mini pseudo-sine wave inverter
 
Type / number of model: 150W; ref : 495218
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Insufficient insulation between parts under 230 V and parts under 12 V voltage causes a risk of electric shock for users.

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

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

 
Description: Power inverter; 12 volt to 220 volt, 150 W; for cars, caravans and camping vans.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0617/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel plug adapter
 
Brand: Newtop
 
Name: ADAPTOR International
 
Type / number of model: NT-3693
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8054686036930
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug is possible leaving the free remaining live pin, or the partially plugged-in pin of the plug, accessible.

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

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

 
Description: Adapter with three plugs (Euro, US, UK) and one socket.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0627/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: QUN BA
 
Name: PAKAI BATERAI BISA, ISI ULANG JUGA BISA
 
Type / number of model: QUN BA-108
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cross-sectional area of the internal and external cores is too small. In case of a short-circuit the wires may overheat. The heat and flame resistance of the insulating material is not sufficient.

The battery cover can be removed easily and live parts may become accessible. Live parts of the mains cable can be touched since the dimensions of the socket outlet and the flat plug are not suitable.

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: Portable LED lamp in the shape of an oil lamp. It can be operated directly from the mains or by battery (3 x 1.5V AA). The lamp has green plastic housing and includes 16 LEDs. The product is supplied with a charger in a cardboard box. Technical parameters: AC 250V-110V/50 Hz.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 4 photos

2 of 4 photos

3 of 4 photos

4 of 4 photos

Alert number: A12/0641/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Table lamp
 
Brand: JUMI
 
Name: Merry Xmas; OZDOBA PODSWIETLANA / VILÁGÍTÓ ALAKZATOK
 
Type / number of model: RE-701137; Item 264933 (SKU 36493301 W/XX 15)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5 900410 701137
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The mains cable can come into contact with sharp parts (edges of sequins, metal wire ends). In case of damage, the live metal wires become accessible and users could receive 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A 40 cm high, cone-shaped, decorative lamp with serial-connected, replaceable, miniature lights (10 pcs). The lampshade is a wire cone covered with willow thread. The product can be connected directly to the mains. Technical parameters: 220-240V~; 50Hz; 10,8W; lamps: 24V 1,08W; ClassII., IP20 (on a label)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 5 photos

2 of 5 photos

3 of 5 photos

4 of 5 photos

5 of 5 photos

Alert number: A12/0661/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED floodlight
 
Brand: EMiTHOR
 
Name: METALED KÜLT.LED REF
 
Type / number of model: ART.NO. 32101; R13W49
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8 585032 217937
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The cables are not properly secured against pulling and twisting and the wire ends can be pulled out easily. The PVC cable insulation is not suitable for outdoor use and could become damaged. As a result of these defects, the user could touch live parts during normal use.

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: Black LED floodlight with a 32 cm long, PVC, insulated, 3-core mains lead with free wire ends for mains connection. The product is intended for outdoor use too. Technical parameters: 85-265V 50/60Hz, 72 mA, 10W, 3000K, 984 lm, IP65; Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovakia

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0618/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Trailer
 
Brand: WM Meyer Fahrzeugbau
 
Name: HKC, HKCR, HLC, APHLS, HLN, VKE, KHL, AZHLC, HLNK, HKD
 
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0437*03, e1*2007/46*0655*03, e1*2007/46*0705*02, e1*2007/46*0710*02, e1*2007/46*0712*02, e1*2007/46*0889*03, e1*2007/46*0896*02, e1*2007/46*0981*02, e1*2007/46*1061*01, e1*2007/46*1208*01 Types: WM EG-HKC, WM EG-HLC, WM EG-HLCE, WM EG-VKE, WM EG-HLN E, WM EG-KHL, WM EG-HKCE, WM EG-AZHLC, WM EG-HLNK, WM EG-HKD
 
Batch number / Barcode: The trailers affected were manufactured between 1.6.2016 and 31.12.2016 and fitted with wheels manufactured by STARCO
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The structural integrity of the wheel is compromised which can cause rapid deflation (loss of air) while in use. This could affect the driver's control of the towing vehicle.
 

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

 
Description: Trailer
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0619/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Infiniti
 
Name: Q30, QX30
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e11*2007/46*2977; Type: H15
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 19 October 2015 and 7 February 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
In the event of an accident, the restraint systems may not be activated as intended because the airbag control unit is incorrectly programmed.
 

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: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Poland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0620/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Murano
 
Type / number of model: Japanese production: EC type approval: e1*2001/116*0478; Russian production: E-RU.MT02.B.00026; Type: Z51
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured between 2013 and 2015.
 
Risk type: Fire, Injuries
 
A power steering pressure hose can break. This results in leakage of power steering fluid, which can cause power steering to fail and possibly also cause a fire.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: Japan, Russian Federation
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Poland, Slovakia, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0621/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep
 
Name: Challenger, Charger, Dakota, Durango, Magnum, RAM, Aspen, 300 , Wrangler
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: Jeep Wrangler: e4*2001/116*0116*12 Chrysler 300: e11*2001/116*0141*14 Type: DR, DH, D1, DC, DM, DX, HB, HG, JK, J3, J8, LX, LC, LD, LE, L2, ND, VB
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2004 and 2012.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A fault in the gas generator of the front passenger airbag may cause uncontrolled inflation when the airbag is activated and result in small metal particles being released, which might injure the occupants.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0622/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Van
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Citan, Sprinter, Viano, Vito, V-Klasse
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: Citan: e2*2007/46*0129*, e2*2007/46*0130*; Sprinter: e1*2001/116*0353*, e1*2001/116*0354*, e1*2001/116*0424*, e1*2007/46*0279*, e1*2007/46*0280*, e1*2007/46*0294*, e1*2007/46*0295*, e1*2007/46*0296*, e1*2007/46*0297*, e1*2007/46*0298*, e1*2007/46*0299*, e1*2007/46*0300*, e1*2007/46*0301*, e1*2007/46*0304*, e1*2007/46*0305*, e1*2007/46*0307*, e1*2007/46*0308*, e1*2007/46*0309*, e1*2007/46*0310*, e1*2007/46*0311*, e1*2007/46*0312*, e1*2007/46*0556*, e1*2007/46*0557*, e1*2007/46*0569*, e1*2007/46*1075*, e1*2007/46*1076*, e1*2007/46*1093*; Viano, Vito, V Class: e1*2007/46*0457*, e1*2007/46*0458*, e1*2007/46*0459*
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned had their control unit updated between 3 and 5 December 2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The incorrect update of the control units may result in malfunctioning of the airbag control device, the Electronic Stability Programme or the distance control system.
 

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
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Poland

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0623/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Talisman
 
Type / number of model: e11*2007/46*2969 ext 00 to 04
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured in Douai since the start of manufacturing until 14/09/2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Possibility of incorrect fixing of the bottom cover of the dashboard, which may cause its partial or complete detachment.


 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0624/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Jaguar
 
Name: XE, XF, F-Pace
 
Type / number of model: e11*2007/46*2150, e11*2007/46*2981, e11*2007/46*3324; XE 2 litre diesel engine; XF 2 litre diesel engine; F-Pace 2 litre diesel engine
 
Batch number / Barcode: Passenger cars with diesel engine. Production dates of the vehicles affected between 1/11/16 - 6/4/17
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The fuel return hose may leak. As a consequence fuel puddles may appear underneath the vehicle or fuel may leak onto the road surface, which can present a skid hazard.
 

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
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0625/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Land Rover
 
Name: All-New Discovery and Range Rover Sport
 
Type / number of model: e11*2007/46*3784, e11*2007/46*0909
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles affected were produced between 15/2/17-30/3/17
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The fuel return hose may leak. As a consequence fuel puddles may appear underneath the vehicle or fuel may leak onto the road surface, which can present a skid hazard.
 

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
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Poland, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0626/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: C-class, E-class, GLC, S-class
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0431*39, e1*2001/116*0335*32, e1*2007/46*1666*00, e1*2001/116*0480*21; types: 204, 221, R1EC, 204 X
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between July 2016 and March 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The propellant mixing ratio in certain seat-belt pre-tensioner igniters may be incorrect. As a result, in the event of an accident where the front seat-belt pre-tensioners are activated, the pre-tensioners would not provide the restraint performance required if the igniter did not ignite as intended. This could put the occupants at a greater risk of injury.
 

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
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Romania, United Kingdom

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0640/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Renegade
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e3*2007/46*0300*08; Type: BU
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 3 October 2016 and 22 November 2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The mixture ratio of the curtain airbag's ignition chemicals is incorrect and in the event of an accident this could prevent deployment of the curtain airbags.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece, Poland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

1 of 2 photos

2 of 2 photos

Alert number: A12/0628/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Puzzle mat
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: EVA PUZZLE MATS
 
Type / number of model: Supplier ref. T6020-4, ref. NOZ 4306345
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3596234306345
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the puzzle mat (small part of the letter H) and put in the mouth by small children, causing them to choke.

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

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

 
Description: Foam puzzle mat consisting of 6 puzzle pieces (6 squares) with cut-outs for letters or numbers.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0629/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plush toy with night-light
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Plush Bear
 
Type / number of model: Item no. 69345
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4012093693454; Batch 2028261
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The battery compartment is easily accessible. A small child may put this protruding part in the mouth, where it could 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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: A soft-filled teddy bear, approx. 30 cm high, with a round night-light in its belly, powered by batteries. The battery compartment is located at the back of the teddy bear in a pocket closed by a self-adhesive strip.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0630/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Cushion
 
Brand: CHARACTER WORLD
 
Name: "Little Miss" Cushion
 
Type / number of model: PO 12307
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5055285346645
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts can easily detach from the cushion (stuffing in yellow parts). A small child may put these 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: A pink, soft-filled cushion with stuffed arms, legs and a face. The toy is packaged in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0631/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Spinning top
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Búgócsiga ('Whirligig')
 
Type / number of model: 878-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5998665725480
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The plastic handle of the peg can detach easily. A child could put this small part 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Battery-operated (button batteries) spinning top with sound effects and flashing lights. The metal peg has a plastic handle. The product is sold without packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0632/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toys
 
Brand: WONDER KIDS - WDK
 
Name: Baby véhicule - Baby cars
 
Type / number of model: A1100003 - baby vehicle F1
 
Batch number / Barcode: WDK-PE2014-1 EAN 3437017111066
 
Risk type: Choking
 
A small part can detach easily from the toy car (front wheel). A small child may put it 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: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Small plastic wheeled vehicles: a car and an aeroplane.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 2 photos

2 of 2 photos

Alert number: A12/0633/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Remote-controlled car
 
Brand: HSP
 
Name: HiSpeed, High Performance1/10th Scale Racing Car - Ready To Run
 
Type / number of model: Brontosaurus RTR Super Power HSP 4 WD
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The tyres of the toy car contain polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in concentrations of up to 6.7 mg/kg. These PAHs are carcinogenic. The child can be exposed when the tyres come into direct and prolonged or repetitive contact with the skin or the mouth.

According to the REACH Regulation these PAHs are prohibited in toys, including activity toys, and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Brightly coloured, plastic, toy car with remote control in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 4 photos

2 of 4 photos

3 of 4 photos

4 of 4 photos

Alert number: A12/0634/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Puzzle mat
 
Brand: t'mimi
 
Name: Tapis princesse 16 dalles ('Princess mat with 16 pieces')
 
Type / number of model: Model Nobuco TMMF 16
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3393142404476; Placed on the market on 4 March 2015
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the puzzle mat (small triangle on the castle piece) and put in the mouth by small children, causing them to choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with 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: Importer)

 
Description: Puzzle mat consisting of 16 foam pieces, supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 2 photos

2 of 2 photos

Alert number: A12/0637/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: GUIRCA
 
Name: Léon
 
Type / number of model: ref. 81016,
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8434077810163; batch 010220153
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The eyes on the costume can easily be detached, generating small parts. A small child could 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: Children's fancy-dress lion costume with hood. Size 12 to 24 months
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0638/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Educational toy
 
Brand: ZHONG TING
 
Name: SHAPE TURTLE
 
Type / number of model: model No 1225
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8421794123560
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The toy includes a small part (the circular block). A small child could put it 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: Plastic turtle with blocks in different shapes to insert through holes in the back of the turtle. It is packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 2 photos

2 of 2 photos

Alert number: A12/0639/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy car
 
Brand: RT (RAMA TRITTON)
 
Name: SUPER QUAD
 
Type / number of model: model 92073
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8436019692073; lot RP4386/12, produced in November 2012
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The handlebar of the toy car can easily be detached, generating a small part. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke on it.

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: Red plastic car resembling a quad. It comes in a plastic bag sealed with a cardboard strip.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 4 photos

2 of 4 photos

3 of 4 photos

4 of 4 photos

Alert number: A12/0642/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy steering-wheel
 
Brand: Twins Toys
 
Name: Zabawka kierownica [Toy steering wheel]
 
Type / number of model: NO:138A; HWA801964
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5901353613921
 
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
 
The cover of the battery compartment can easily be opened without any tools, giving access to the batteries. A small child could put a battery in the mouth and swallow it, 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.
 

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

 
Description: Toy steering-wheel made of coloured plastic, diameter 19 cm, battery-operated (3 x AA batteries). The buttons on the toy, when pressed, emit sounds. The product is packed in a plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 2 photos

2 of 2 photos

Alert number: A12/0643/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toy
 
Brand: Playing Kids
 
Name: a) Wiebelslak (wobbly snail); b) Wiebelende rups (wobbly caterpiller)
 
Type / number of model: a) Model 25730 (snail) b) Model 25731 (caterpillar)
 
Batch number / Barcode: a) EAN 4894532160686 (snail), b) EAN 4894532160693 (caterpillar)
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Plastic parts holding the rubber wheel under the toy may easily break. Small children could put these 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Plastic toy with wheel, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 3 photos

2 of 3 photos

3 of 3 photos

Alert number: A12/0662/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Álarc ('Mask')
 
Type / number of model: 1) 9801 (cat); 2) PG-001 (rabbit)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 5999527940614; 2) 5999555722770
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The product poses a risk of burns due to the high flammability of the material of the mask. If the child wears the mask and it catches fire, the child may suffer burns mostly on the face.

The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-2.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic, fancy-dress masks in the shape of a cat / rabbit head. The masks can be fixed on the head with a rubber band. The products are sold without packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Other risk levels

1 of 1 photo

Alert number: A11/0079/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Wooden cot
 
Brand: EAST COAST NURSE (BABIES R US)
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: ALBA, lot 5/16
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5021669709955
 
Risk type: Entrapment
 
The base of the cot can break while the child is in it. The child could then put its extremities through the opening and get stuck.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 716.
 

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

 
Description: Wooden baby cot measuring 120x60 cm. It is packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20

1 of 4 photos

2 of 4 photos

3 of 4 photos

4 of 4 photos

Alert number: A11/0078/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Adapter for laptops
 
Brand: MAXGOOD
 
Name: Universal Laptop Car and Airplane Adaptor
 
Type / number of model: ref. MG-8054 (LD-96W)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5894518780548
 
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock
 
The insulation is inadequate and users could access the live parts of the product which could lead to an electric shock. Furthermore, the product overheats and the user could suffer burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558.
 

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

 
Description: Power supply adapter for laptops, packaged in a blister pack with a cardboard label attached to the bottom part. Technical specifications: 96W, AC/DC.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Weekly overview report on professional products
Serious risk

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0615/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Lorry
 
Brand: Mitsubishi
 
Name: FUSO Canter
 
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: e4*2007/46*0379*00, e4*2007/46*0380*00, E4*715/2007*630/2012M*0407*00, e4*715/2007*630/2012M*0408*00, e4*595/2009*64/2012A*0003*00 Types: FE4P10-01, FE4P10-02
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured between 4.7.2009 and 18.12.2013.
 
Risk type: Fire, Injuries
 
The fuel return pipe is insufficiently designed against chemicals, paints, soap or fats used by bodywork manufacturers or in cleaning. The chemicals cause the hoses to swell, which could cause them to break free of their connection, causing fuel to leak out. In the worst case, a fire could occur.
 

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

 
Description: Lorry
Country of origin: Portugal
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, Poland, Portugal, The Netherlands