Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products - 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.

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Products with serious risks 

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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)

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