Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 37 (Published on: 14/09/2018)
Notification A12/1059/18 published on report 31-2018 of 03/08/2018 and withdrawn temporarily at the request of the notifying country has been re-published in the same weekly report following analysis of new tests that the authority has considered confirm the risks linked to the product.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/1314/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Battery charger
 
Brand: Nuprol Ltd
 
Name: Nuprol Lipo 3
 
Type / number of model: Lipo 3
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate.
As a result, accessible parts can become live and the user could receive an electric shock from them.

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: Importer)

 
Description: Black battery charger with adaptor, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 37

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Alert number: A12/1315/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Battery charger/discharger
 
Brand: Nuprol Ltd
 
Name: Quattro
 
Type / number of model: B6AC
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the charger is inadequate.
As a result, accessible parts of the product could become live. The user could receive an electric shock from them.

The continuity resistance of the earth circuit is not ensured.

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

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

 
Description: Red multi charger in its aluminium case.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 37

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Alert number: A12/1316/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Battery charger
 
Brand: Nuprol Ltd
 
Name: Lipo battery charger
 
Type / number of model: Nimh 3
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate.
As a result, accessible parts of the product could become live. The user could receive an electric shock from them.

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: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description: Black charger with adaptor, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 37

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Alert number: A12/1317/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Battery charger
 
Brand: Nuprol Ltd
 
Name: Lipo Battery charger
 
Type / number of model: SM4
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate.
As a result, accessible parts of the product could become live. The user could receive an electric shock from them.

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: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description: Black charger with adaptor, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 37