Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 24 (Published on: 15/06/2018)
Notification A12/0024/18 from Report-2018-003 has been permanently removed from the site following new test results indicating that the product does not pose a risk.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0816/18       
Category: Machinery
 
Product: Chainsaw
 
Brand: Sanli
 
Name: Petrol Chainsaw
 
Type / number of model: SCS 4950
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The chain catcher is inadequate.
In the event that the chain breaks, the chain catcher could fail.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 11681.
 

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

Company recall page: 

 
Description: Petrol chainsaw in cardboard box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Ireland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 24