Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 8 (Published on: 23/02/2018)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0242/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Children´s cot
 
Brand: Klups
 
Name: Postylka
 
Type / number of model: RADEK IX (white)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5902022541200
 
Risk type: Entrapment, Injuries
 
The sides of the cot are not sufficiently high and the child could climb over and fall.
Furthermore the gaps between the bars are too large, which could lead to a child's limbs or head becoming trapped.

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

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

 
Description: A white wooden cot measuring 120 x 60 cm, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0243/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Changing table
 
Brand: Béaba
 
Name: Camélé'o
 
Type / number of model: Ref. 920316
 
Batch number / Barcode: Product placed on the market between 12/06/2017 and 05/12/2017
 
Risk type: Entrapment
 
There is a gap between the stand and the changing table.
A child could introduce its head in the gap and get caught.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12221.
 

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

 
Description: Changing table supported by a floor stand
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0261/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Carry cot
 
Brand: Farlin
 
Name: Baby carry cot
 
Type / number of model: Article No. TOP-843
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4710462458431
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The carry cot's stand is not sufficiently stable and may tip over.
Moreover, the sides of the cot are are not high enough and, as a consequence, the child could easily fall out and get injured.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 1130.
 

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

 
Description: Carry cot with stand for babies up to 6 months of age, supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0273/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Baby walker
 
Brand: 2 ME
 
Name: Formel 1
 
Type / number of model: J - A301EO
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5710156104464
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The protective plastic film on the mirrors can easily be detached.
A small child can remove it while using the baby walker and put it in the mouth, causing choking.

 

Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Warning consumers of the risks (By: Manufacturer)

Company recall page: 

 
Description: Red and black baby walker in the shape of a car with mirrors, steering wheel, gear lever and sound buttons. The protective plastic film on the mirrors is difficult to detect.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0235/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Black bag
 
Brand:  NA
 
Name: Bag Skull Shade
 
Type / number of model: 277575
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7330051277575
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The synthetic leather contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.31%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Black bag with skull pattern. Approximately 15 cm long.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland

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Alert number: A12/0246/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Handbag
 
Brand: River Island
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: RI951H07J-Q11
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5057085687331
 
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
 
The synthetic leather contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.512%) and lead (measured value up to 0.15% by weight).
SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. Exposure to lead can result in severe and irreversible neuro-behavioural and neuro-developmental effects.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation) and the REACH regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Black handbag with metallic detail.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany

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Alert number: A12/0233/18       
Category: Communication and media equipment
 
Product: Camera tripod
 
Brand: Camlink
 
Name: Flexible Foam Tripod
 
Type / number of model: 52715
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5412810183722
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The orange foam around the legs of the tripod contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 3.68%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Camera tripod. Black with orange legs. Sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0236/18       
Category: Communication and media equipment
 
Product: Phone holder for cars
 
Brand: iDeal
 
Name: iDeal car mount
 
Type / number of model: IDMCM01
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7350068392450
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The plastic in the suction cup contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1.13%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Black plastic phone holder for use in cars. Sold in a cardboard box picturing the dashboard of a car.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland

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Alert number: A12/0278/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Pedicure mask
 
Brand: Strictly professional
 
Name: Skin pedicure mask
 
Type / number of model: SPB 0648
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch BJ 24, bar code 5033940008787
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains the preservative methyldibromo glutaronitrile. This substance may cause skin irritation, an allergic skin reaction and respiratory irritation.
The cream also contains isobutylparaben, as indicated in the list of ingredients on the packaging. This paraben has a potential endocrine disrupting activity.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Skin softening pedicure mask in a white plastic 450 ml container Information in Lithuanian is provided in the affixed label.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0231/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Network cable
 
Brand: goobay
 
Name: CAT 5e Netzwerkkabel
 
Type / number of model: 39793
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The plastic contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.241%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Blue network cable (0.25m). Sold in transparent, plastic packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0240/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Hair curling iron
 
Brand: UKI
 
Name: Conic
 
Type / number of model: Mart 16/06; The recall concerns the following models: conic 19, 25 and 38.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Part of the housing can detach, leaving live parts accessible.
The user may touch the live parts and receive an electric shock.

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: Electric hair curling iron
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0250/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Mains extension lead
 
Brand: Famatel
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 2630
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8429760244967
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation between the primary and secondary windings of the mains transformer is inadequate.
The accessible USB ports could become live.

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

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

 
Description: Mains extension lead with three mains socket outlets and two USB outputs. Sold in a transparent package.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0251/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: USB power supply
 
Brand:  Kooltech
 
Name: USB Power Adapter
 
Type / number of model: CPM222
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8432068016655
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate and the housing is not sufficiently resistant to heat.
The product could overheat with live parts becoming accessible as a result.

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

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

 
Description: USB power supply/charger in a cardboard box with a transparent plastic lid.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0275/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Soldering iron
 
Brand: ANTON
 
Name: ELECTRIC SOLDERING IRONGU
 
Type / number of model: AT-6038.
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8 519150 360381 (on the packaging); 9 661942 001442 (on a label) "DUAL WATTAGE SOLDERING IRON" (on the product), "ELECTRIC SOLDERING IRONGUN" (on the packaging)
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The pins of the flat mains plug do not have insulating sleeve and the dimensions of the flat mains plug are too small.
The user may touch the live pins of the plug when plugging into the mains and get an electric shock.

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

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

 
Description: Electrically heated soldering iron. Packaged in a blister
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0282/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel plug adaptor
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: TRAVEL UNIVERSAL ADAPTOR
 
Type / number of model: NO-391
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5 995858 103506
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
It is possible for two sets of plug pins to be open at the same time.
If one set of pins is plugged into a mains socket, the other set of pins will be live and accessible to the user.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60884.
 

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

 
Description: Travel plug adaptor. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0234/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED light
 
Brand: Eletra
 
Name: USB LED light
 
Type / number of model: ELUSBLIPACK
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4894526013899
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The plastic contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.556%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Three oblong, plastic LED lights (available in pink, black and white) with a USB connector at one end. Sold as a set of three in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland

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Alert number: A12/0258/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: JH
 
Name: Camping Lantern
 
Type / number of model: JH-85
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5 999098 105764
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cross-sectional area of the internal and external cores of the wires is too small. The lamp cover can be removed easily during charging.
The dimensions of the socket outlet and plug are not adequate and the wires may overheat. In addition, live parts may become accessible.

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: Rechargeable portable lamp with 6 LEDs and USB port. It can be operated directly from the mains or via a built-in solar module. It is supplied with a charger and packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0260/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Wall light
 
Brand: DAS0474
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 309571-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6419773786242
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The creepage and clearance distances between the mains voltage track of the metallic LED module and the accessible metallic body of the light are too short.
The user could receive an electric shock from the accessible metallic body of the light.

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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description: LED wall light. Sold in a white cardboard package.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0267/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Table light
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED Crystal Ball Light
 
Type / number of model: TSA254 and TSA250
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Live parts are accessible through a ventilation hole.
The user could touch the live parts and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61347.
 

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

Company recall page: 

 
Description: A LED table light in the shape of a disco crystal ball. Supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0283/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED floodlight
 
Brand: LIFE LIGHT LED
 
Name: Led reflektor 120°
 
Type / number of model: LLR10W120CW
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5 999565 012137
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The PVC cable insulation is not suitable for outdoor use and could become damaged.
If this occurs, 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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Grey LED floodlight with a 35 cm long, 3-core double insulated PVC mains lead with free wire ends for mains connection. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0247/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: 1 Series
 
Type / number of model: Type: 1K2; type-approval number: e1*2007/46*0273*
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 26 June 2017 and 20 July 2017 are affected.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The easy-entry system for the front seats with electric adjustment may have been incorrectly manufactured.
This could lead to the back rest failing to lock adequately, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
 

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:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0248/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: TM Racing
 
Name: SMR
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 2015 and 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Cracking may occur in the front master brake cylinder.
This could lead to reduced braking performance.


 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0249/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: KTM
 
Name: 690 Duke
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Model year 2016
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Tolerance deviations in the fuel tank system may result in fuel leaks.
Fuel leakage could lead to a fire.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Austria
Alert submitted by: Austria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0257/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: MV Agusta
 
Name: F4 RR, F4 RC
 
Type / number of model: Type Approval Number: E3*2002/24*0564
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 27/11/2014 and 27/10/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A defect in the front brake master cylinder could cause the brake cylinder to malfunction.
This could lead to a loss of front braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Germany, Greece, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0259/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Aston Martin
 
Name: DB11
 
Type / number of model: DB11 V12 Coupe, DB11 V8 Coupe
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 16/11/2015 and 30/10/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
An electrostatic discharge could affect the driver's airbag.
The defect could lead to inadvertent deployment of the driver's airbag.
 

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:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0269/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 4008
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0115*05, e2*2007/46*0115*06
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 23/04/2015 and 14/03/2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
An internal component of the door locks could be defective.
The defect could prevent a door from being locked or cause a door to open unexpectedly during driving.
 

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
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Germany, Slovakia, Sweden

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0270/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroën
 
Name: C4 Aircross
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0117*05, e2*2007/46*0117*06
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 23/04/2015 and 13/03/2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
An internal component of the door locks could be defective.
The defect could prevent a door from being locked or cause a door to open unexpectedly during driving.
 

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
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Germany, Slovenia

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0271/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Zoe
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0251*10
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 12/7/2017 and 18/10/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A Nissan accelerator pedal may have been fitted instead of a Renault accelerator pedal.
When pressing on the accelerator pedal, the driver's foot could become trapped in the carpet.
 

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
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland

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Alert number: A12/0272/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 5008
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0534*01, e2*2007/46*0534*02, e2*2007/46*0534*03, e2*2007/46*0354*04, e2*2007/46*0534*05
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 5/09/2016 and 24/08/2017
 
Risk type: Fire
 
There could be contact between a fuel hose and the aerodynamic screen located under the fuel tank.
Over time, this could cause a fuel leak underneath the vehicle.
 

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
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0284/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: NV400
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0153, Type: X62
 
Batch number / Barcode: The recall concerns 2016-2017 model year vehicles, produced between 01/12/2016 and 01/02/2017.
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The fuel filter support bracket strap may develop a crack.
This may lead to the fuel tube and filter detaching, resulting in fuel leakage.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Greece
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland, Germany, Sweden, The Netherlands

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/0285/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Van
 
Brand: Fiat
 
Name: Ducato
 
Type / number of model: Type 290/295 2.3 F1A E6
 
Batch number / Barcode: Affects vehicles produced from 02/05/2016 to 10/10/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The intercooler sleeve may detach from the throttle body.
The fault could lead to a road accident.
 

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

 
Description: Van
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Greece
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Poland, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0286/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Kawasaki
 
Name: Ninja ZX-10R / RR
 
Type / number of model: Type ZX1000S/Z
 
Batch number / Barcode: Affects model years 2016 - 2018
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The strength of some gears in the transmission may not be sufficient
The gears could break if they receive excessive impact force during shifting.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Greece
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0266/18       
Category: Other
 
Product: Mobile phone case
 
Brand: VRS Design
 
Name: Native Diary
 
Type / number of model: 904697
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8809477683554
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The material of the case contains lead (measured value: 0.36 % by weight).
Exposure to lead can result in severe and irreversible neuro-behavioural and neuro-developmental effects.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

 

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

 
Description: Mobile phone case in brown leather, for iPhone 7. The cardboard packaging is white and has a transparent window.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0232/18       
Category: Protective equipment
 
Product: PVC Gloves
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: PVC-Handschuhe MEMPHIS
 
Type / number of model: X000O7Q4PR
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The plastic contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value 0.64%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 
 

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

 
Description: Red gloves made of PVC. Sold in transparent, plastic packaging.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany

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Alert number: A12/0241/18       
Category: Protective equipment
 
Product: Safety footwear
 
Brand: G-STONE
 
Name: Safety Shoes
 
Type / number of model: GS-STONE S3-B and GS-TECH S1P
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4895171706600, 4895171719501;
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The safety shoes are not sufficiently resistant to impact and/or perforation.
Use of the product poses a risk of injury to the toes.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant Standard ISO 20345.
 

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

 
Description: Safety shoes, supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0239/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy cars
 
Brand: 198 TOYS
 
Name: Funny Car
 
Type / number of model: Ref.: 4676
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8435114946760
 
Risk type: Choking
 
A small plastic part may become detached.
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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Plastic toy cars in different colours, supplied in a blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0244/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Shooting play set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Pirate Superior Power
 
Type / number of model: NO.1033AB (on the pack) N:132720 (on the label)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8584156132720
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The suction cups can easily detach from the projectiles.
If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup could detach 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Set of plastic toys consisting of a gun, three projectiles with suction cups, a bow, three arrows with suction cups, a pirate medallion and a pirate eye patch.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0245/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft textile doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: bábika
 
Type / number of model: NO: DY02033 140369
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6904601403694
 
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
 
The battery compartment in the doll can be easily opened by removing the cover, making the button batteries accessible.
A small child may put these in the mouth, which could cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract or choking if swallowed.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer, 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: A stuffed, fabric doll which makes sound effects; packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0252/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden racing car
 
Brand: Pintoy
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 1609
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8852031015261
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The wheels and axle of the toy car could be detached, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Toy car sold without package, leaflet attached.
Country of origin: Thailand
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0253/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Magnetic toy
 
Brand: PlastWood, Supermag
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 1. 0311 Adventure Swan; , 2. 0322 Classic
 
Batch number / Barcode: 1. 8027352003116; , 2. 8027352003222
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The magnets have a high magnetic flux.
If two or more magnets are swallowed, they could attract one another and cause intestinal perforation or blockage.

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: Magnetic construction game with plastic elements, metal balls and magnetic rods. The product contains 100 / 60 items. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0254/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy xylophone
 
Brand: Petit Collage
 
Name: Wooden Xylophone
 
Type / number of model: WXT-ELEPHANT
 
Batch number / Barcode: TT.1902.0617
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The round wooden ball on the end of the stick used to strike the keys of the xylophone may come loose, generating a small part.
A small child may put the small part into 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: Other (By: Importer)

 
Description: Wooden, elephant-shaped xylophone with five coloured metal keys. Includes a wooden stick with a wooden ball attached to one end. Packaged in an open cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Belgium, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0255/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Annabelle
 
Name: Fashionable Man
 
Type / number of model: No.1618
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5901002003981
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 31.5% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic, male doll packaged in a cardboard box with plastic window
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0256/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: DoNes / , Tasso
 
Name: Princess
 
Type / number of model: ART# 8655R-1A
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5902734391100
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 28.4% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic mermaid dolls with accessories. Available in several colours. Plastic packaging with cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0262/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic car
 
Brand: Disney Pixar, IMC TOYS /
 
Name: Cars MASH´EMS
 
Type / number of model: Item 250918
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8421134250918
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The plastic cars can easily break, generating small parts.
A 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): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Toy cars from the Disney Pixar film ‘Cars’, made of very soft plastic and measuring about 5 cms in length. They are packed in red cylinders measuring 5*4 cms and plastic blister.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Italy

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Alert number: A12/0263/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy
 
Brand: New Classic Toys
 
Name: City Tour Bus
 
Type / number of model: 11970
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8718446119706
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The head of one of the figures can be detached and some figures are too small.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Wooden toy bus, with 8 toy figures. Bus length of approximately 20cm.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0264/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Paw Patrol
 
Name: Marshall Costume
 
Type / number of model: #610501
 
Batch number / Barcode: 883028054893
 
Risk type: Burns, Suffocation
 
The ears of the hat are highly flammable and can cause burns if catching fire. Moreover, the plastic bag of the inner packaging is too thin.
If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic can cover the mouth and nose, causing the child to suffocate.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1 and -2.
 

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

 
Description: Fancy-dress costume for children with hat and backpack, sold in a plastic bag. The backpack is wrapped in an additional plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Iceland, Luxembourg

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Alert number: A12/0265/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy car
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Reassembly Screw Car
 
Type / number of model: Model: FL-3290
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The toy contains small parts.
Small children may put them in the mouth and choke.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description: Wooden toy car with wooden screws, screwdriver, round coloured openings and matching wooden balls and a hammer, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0268/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy
 
Brand: Wood toys
 
Name: Multi-color Wisdom Plate
 
Type / number of model: Model: FL-3460
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts can easily detach from the toy.
Small children may put them in the mouth and choke.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description: Wooden educational toy consisting of a base with coloured blocks for building pyramids, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0274/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden puzzle
 
Brand: Hape
 
Name: ABC Matching Puzzle
 
Type / number of model: E1501AE
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6943478003743
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The pieces of the puzzle are too small. 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description: Wooden letter pin puzzle sold with instructions in a plastic package.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0276/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fidget spinner
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: HANDY SPINNER/LED SPINNER
 
Type / number of model: PO64642
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5709557978613
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are accessible.
Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to the gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description: Fidget spinner with led lights in a carton box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0277/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fidget spinner
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Hand Spinner
 
Type / number of model: Art No:821023, NGS Spinner LED Red
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5713893400820; Batch Code:02440617
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are easily accessible.
Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description: Fidget spinner with led lights, sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0279/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty Girl
 
Type / number of model: 823 DA
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 1,62% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic musical doll packaged in cardboard box with transparent plastic window
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0280/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sweet days
 
Type / number of model: 503 AC
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 5,54% by weight) and dibutylphthalate (DBP) (measured value 11,38 % by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

It also contains diisononylphthalate (DINP) (measured value 5.57 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll packaged in cardboard box with transparent plastic window
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A12/0281/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fidget spinner
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: HAND SPINNER
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are easily accessible.
Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Fidget Spinner with LED lights packaged in cardboard box with inscriptions "Hand Spinner. Work. Class. Home"
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Other risk levels

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Alert number: A11/0014/18       
Category: Decorative articles
 
Product: Candle-holder
 
Brand: My Flame
 
Name: Candle bag
 
Type / number of model: White (possible other version) SKU: LSCANDLEBAG-WH
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The paper bag in which the candle is placed is flammable and can tip over.
As a consequence, it could catch fire.
 

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

 
Description: Set of decorative ‘paper bags’ (2 white bags, 15x16x6 cm,) with 2 tealights and an iron wire.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Belgium

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Alert number: A11/0018/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Food mixer
 
Brand: Lamarque
 
Name: Mixer
 
Type / number of model: LM-3165
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9003898731651
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The mechanical strength of the housing is not sufficient.
The housing could break leaving live parts accessible.

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: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Food mixer packaged in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A11/0017/18       
Category: Machinery
 
Product: Circular saw
 
Brand: DEFORT
 
Name: Circular Saw
 
Type / number of model: DCS-185N; 93720285
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4260123720285
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The housing of the motor does not have adequate mechanical strength.
The housing could break leaving live parts accessible to the user.

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

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

 
Description: Electric circular saw. Packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Estonia

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Alert number: A11/0015/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plush toy
 
Brand: Abababy
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: No.1121
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the batteries inside are accessible.
Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description: Battery-operated plush covered, plastic framed toy ram, operated by 3 AA batteries and emitting sounds.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A11/0016/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Electric ride-on car
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Mercedes
 
Type / number of model: SX1538
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock
 
The rear motors overheat and lead to a risk of burns.
The electrical insulation of the battery is inadequate. The child can receive an electric shock.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description: Toy electric car for children from age 3 +, white colour. The toy is a replica of a Mercedes car. It includes a 12V battery and is sold with a remote control.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8

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Alert number: A11/0019/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy experimental set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: CRYSTAL
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7300009702152
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product lacks information on the type of chemicals used in the set, as well as instructions for use and appropriate warnings in the national language.
Users do not have the necessary information for safe use of the product. Also, the protective equipment does not include eye protection.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-4.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Crystal growing set consisting of crystal mass in a plastic bag, protective gloves and instruction sheet, sold in a plastic tub with a lid.
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 8
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Alert number: A12/0237/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: EvoBus
 
Name: Setra
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0014, e1*2007/46*0018; types: 633 04, 633 05
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between January 2015 and July 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Owing to structurally necessary recesses on the bracket attaching the driver’s seat, water may enter the area of the main control panel and cause moisture damage.
There is a risk that the control units may fail and a short circuit may occur.
 

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:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland

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Alert number: A12/0238/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: EvoBus
 
Name: Citaro, Conecto
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0087*, e1*2007/46*0090*, e1*2007/46*0036*, e1*2007/46*0037*; types: 628 02, 628 03, 628B01, 628B02
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles produced between September 2015 and December 2017 are affected.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Unfavourable wiring, tolerances and padding beneath the gas cylinders could give rise to chafing on the gas cylinder store or between the gas cylinder store, the cover and/or the vehicle.
If it wears through completely, a gas leak could arise.
 

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:  2018 - 8
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia