Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 43 (Published on: 27/10/2017)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/1458/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: T-shirt with plush decorative features
 
Brand: Santiago Martín
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts may easily detach from the decorative features. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on them.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
 

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

 
Description: T-shirts for children up to 3 years of age with plush decorations in the shape of horse, dinosaur, owl, cat, etc.. The T-shirts with a plush cat’s head have a zip. The others have small black pieces to look like eyes.
Country of origin: Thailand
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1463/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s shorts
 
Brand: POINTS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The unattached drawstring in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

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

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

 
Description: Grey shorts for children up to 7 years of age, with inscriptions on the left leg and an unattached drawstring in the waist area. Cardboard label attached to the product.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1464/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s shorts
 
Brand: FREEBTS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The unattached drawstring in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

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

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

 
Description: Green-blue shorts with inscription on the left leg and an unattached drawstring in the waist area. A cardboard label is fixed to the trousers.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1465/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s tracksuit
 
Brand: FLAIR
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Model: 415006
 
Batch number / Barcode: Code: G9308-15/G9309-16; Barcode: 4/150060617000
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The trousers have drawstrings in the waist area, which are too long and may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

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

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

 
Description: Tracksuit for children between 7 and 14 years, available in blue and purple, consisting of a hooded jacket and trousers with drawstrings with free ends in the waist area (longer than 20 cm) sold in a transparent plastic bag with paper label.
Country of origin: Bulgaria
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1467/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Leather jacket
 
Brand: Esprit
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Item No 046EE1G016 E400 G05
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4 056896 767271
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The inside of the jacket contains chromium (VI) (measured value up to 4.6 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Leather jacket, with some roughened seams. Colours: light grey and navy.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1456/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair conditioner
 
Brand: Africas Best
 
Name: Kids Organics Olive & Soy Oil Moisturizing Growth Lotion
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch 39766/21 BESTBY 11/2019 Bar code 034285513085
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The leave-on hair conditioner contains methylisothiazolinone (MI) and methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI). Dermal contact with MCI/MI-containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

According to the Cosmetic Products Regulation, MCI/MI is prohibited in leave-on cosmetic products.
 

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

 
Description: Hair conditioner for children; to be applied without rinsing. Packaging: white plastic bottle with green cap and green label, 273 ml.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Ireland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1457/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair conditioner
 
Brand: African Pride
 
Name: DREAM KIDS Detangler MIRACLE
 
Type / number of model: SON16576
 
Batch number / Barcode: Bar code: 802535483019 EXP 5_2019
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The leave-on hair conditioner contains methylisothiazolinone (MI) and methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI). Dermal contact with MCI/MI-containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

According to the Cosmetic Products Regulation, MCI/MI is prohibited in leave-on cosmetic products.
 

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

 
Description: Hair conditioner for children to be applied without rinsing. Packaging: pink and green cardboard box.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Ireland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1460/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Heated hairbrush
 
Brand: Coiffeo
 
Name: STYL'BRUSH
 
Type / number of model: OCE 5100
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3700605832811
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate. As a result, accessible metal parts could become live.

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: Distributor)

 
Description: Heated hairbrush.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1443/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Dodge
 
Name: Durango, RAM
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were produced between March 2008 and February 2010.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
In the event of deployment of the driver's airbag, a defect with the inflator can result in uncontrolled unfolding of the airbag and the release of metal fragments, causing injury to 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 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1451/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Navara, Almera, X-Trail, Terrano, Tino, Patrol
 
Type / number of model: Navara (D22), Almera (N16), X-Trail (T30), Terrano II (R20), Tino (V10), Patrol (Y61)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Production dates: (D22) 06/01/2004 to 02/03/2012, (N16) 04/01/2004 to 24/11/2006, (T30) 10/01/2004 to 28/11/2012, (R20) 12/01/2004 to 28/11/2006, (V10) 07/01/2004 to 21/11/2005, (Y61) 06/01/2004 to 24/12/2012.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
In the event of deployment of the passenger airbag, the inflator body of the airbag could shatter and release metal fragments into the vehicle cabin causing injuries to the occupants.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Malta, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1466/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Trailer
 
Brand: LIDER
 
Name: BAG200
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0195
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3700684895875; produced from 03/20/2017 to 07/03/2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The wheel hubs do not have the correct rim profile which could lead to the loss of the wheels, causing a road accident.
 

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

 
Description: Trailer
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1461/17       
Category: Protective equipment
 
Product: Motorcycle gloves
 
Brand: Scott Motosports
 
Name: Unisex Gloves / Glove Scott Lane 2
 
Type / number of model: Article No 237743, Size XXL;
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN-Code (EU) 7613317037367
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 28 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation and the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive.
 

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

 
Description: Black leather motorcycle gloves with a velcro-type fastening and a reinforced mid-finger joint area; without packaging, attached to a cardboard label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland, France

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Alert number: A12/1444/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion Mermaid
 
Type / number of model: STG916147
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991209161477
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 15,7% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Plastic mermaid doll with blue hair and purple tail with accessories (yellow flower). Packed in a blister with a cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1445/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Happy Baby
 
Type / number of model: ITEM NO: 41698
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7521890416984
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 14.8% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic mermaid doll with hair, tail and dress in yellow. Packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1446/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Kitchen
 
Type / number of model: NO.2018 / STG496262
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991204962628
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 20.3% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Plastic mermaid doll with kitchen accessories. Packed in a blister with a cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1447/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion, The trend of the beautiful girl
 
Type / number of model: NO: 2589C / STB676708
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991206767085
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 18.2% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Plastic doll, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1448/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty greet fashion house
 
Type / number of model: No.841 / N.137664 / 841C-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8584156137664
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 20.3% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description: Plastic doll with accessories, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1449/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty Princess Girl, Fashion Angel
 
Type / number of model: N:000197 / code: 6818A1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8584156000197
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 18.6% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value 0.42 % by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

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

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

 
Description: Plastic doll, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1450/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Inflatable toy
 
Brand: IKO GERMANY
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 09145
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8585030009145
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toy and the valve contains di-(2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 15.1% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: An inflatable toy in the shape of a dolphin made of orange and white plastic material. Packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1452/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Mermaid doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: The mini Mermaids
 
Type / number of model: 1161
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5906245335448
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toys contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 33.2% by weight) and di-(2-butyl) phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.149% by weight). Theses phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.
It contains also di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 0.155 % by weight).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP and DBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles. The phthalate DINP is prohibited in toys and childcare articles which can be placed in the mouth by children.
 

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

 
Description: Mermaid doll with accessories (star, comb, mirror, etc.), tail in transparent bright green plastic, hair green. Packed in a blister with a cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1453/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sweet
 
Type / number of model: NO: 140226
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2014011402263
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 36.8% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll with red dress, packed in a cardboard packaging with window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1454/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: My Fashion Show
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 6161-31
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5700001002274
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 19,6% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, DEHP phthalate is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll packed in cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1455/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Маша и Медведь
 
Type / number of model: M S6
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9400003034568
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 29.6% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll wearing a red headscarf, white gloves and shoes and a white-red dress. Packed in a cardboard packaging with window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1459/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Climbing frame
 
Brand: CHICOS
 
Name: Centro de actividades / Centre d'activité Lil Monkey
 
Type / number of model: 22063067/89105
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8410788891059
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The toy is not sufficiently stable and could easily tip over, causing injuries to the child.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
 

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

 
Description: Climbing frame (activity toy) for children aged 3 to 6 years.
Country of origin: Israel
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A12/1462/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Bath toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Kaczuszki
 
Type / number of model: AP150613 KOD.88
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5901531797399
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small plastic parts (squeaking element) may 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 with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Set of four yellow ducks of soft rubber-like material. On the bottom of each toy there is a sound producing element which is activated when the toy is squeezed. Packed in a white net.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43
Other risk levels

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Alert number: A11/0134/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: Krutter
 
Name: Pacifier string
 
Type / number of model: Model: Blue flower
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Suffocation
 
The garment fastener does not have sufficient ventilation holes. A child playing with the soother holder could put the garment fastener into the mouth, where it could get stuck and lead to suffocation.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Soother holder made of flower printed blue cotton with a metal clip. There is some lace at the end of the holder.
Country of origin: Denmark
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A11/0132/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: RUBIE´S
 
Name: DISNEY PIXAR - FINDING DORY
 
Type / number of model: ref. 620672, lot 4500036251
 
Batch number / Barcode: 883028140831
 
Risk type: Suffocation
 
The plastic sheet included in the fancy-dress costume package is too thin and too large: If a child plays with it, 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 standards EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Blue fish costume for children (2/3 years), supplied in a plastic packaging (with a plastic sheet).
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark

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Alert number: A11/0133/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Kick scooter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Scooter
 
Type / number of model: 2674
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The steering tube may break and the front wheel is too small and could get stuck in holes in the ground, while a child is riding, causing the child to fall. The grips protecting the handlebar ends can detach. If a child falls on the unprotected handlebar end, this could cause injuries.

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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Foldable toy scooter made of yellow metal. The toy is packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43

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Alert number: A11/0135/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toy
 
Brand: Wintide
 
Name: Little explorers - My first key chain
 
Type / number of model: 777-2
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2010000854747
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The product contains rigid parts which are too long. If a child puts these parts into the mouth and falls onto the face, injuries around the pharynx area could occur.

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

 
Description: Plastic key chain with two keys and two buttons for light and music; the product is packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43
Weekly overview report on professional products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/1441/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: MAN/Neoplan
 
Name: Centroliner, Lions City, Lions Classic, Lions Regio, Trendliner
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: individual approval numbers
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced from June 2005 to May 2010.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The clamping prevention device in the door control module does not work properly in the case that a door leaf was blocked the previous time the door was opened. As a result, personal injury through being trapped in the door area cannot be ruled out.
 

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

 
Description: Bus
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Finland, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1442/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: Citaro NGT, Citaro G NGT, Conecto
 
Name: EvoBus
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090, e1*2007/46*0036; types: 628 02, 628 03, 628B01
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between April 2017 and September 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Owing to a damaged ‘O’ ring, the gas regulators leak at the screw thread of the solenoid valve. There is a risk of gas escaping and this may result in an explosion or a fire even while the vehicle is parked.
 

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

 
Description: Bus
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 43