Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 4 ( Published on: 25/01/2019)
Corrigendum: Notification A11/0077/18 from Report-2018-039 has been updated to clarify the risk.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0134/19       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Bicycle
 
Brand: B'TWIN
 
Name: B'TWIN City bike
 
Type / number of model:  B"TWIN B' Original 900 Full Suspension Hybrid Touring, B'TWIN B' Original 500, B'TWIN B' Original 500 Hybrid Touring, B'TWIN B' Original 900 Hybrid Touring, B'TWIN VTC B' Original 700 Customable Hybrid
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Bicycles sold between 01.01.2016 and 31.08.2018
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
There is a defect in the front mudguard that may block the wheel during use.
This could cause the cyclist to fall off the bicycle and suffer injuries.
 

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

Company recall page:  http://-

 
Description:  City bicycle.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Croatia, Poland, Portugal, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0124/19       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Necklace
 
Brand: Ibero
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  54192
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6413890041925
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The metal of the pendant contains cadmium (measured value: 96% in weight).
Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body can damage organs and it may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Two silver-coloured necklaces. One with a light blue owl-shaped pendant and a heart pendant with text "Best", and the other with a pink owl-shaped pendant and a heart pendant with text "Friends".
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0137/19       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Ibero
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  55438
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6413890054383
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains lead (value: 52% by weight).
Lead is harmful to human health as it accumulates in the body and may damage the unborn child.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  A pair of hanging silver-coloured metallic earrings with rhinestone decoration
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0123/19       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: ETERNAL INK
 
Name: Brown
 
Type / number of model:  Colour brown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch number 17589; expiry date 18/07/2020; Color Index 77491
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains arsenic (measured value: 8.1 mg/kg), nickel (measured value: 24 mg/kg) and zinc (measured value: 170 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic. Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of arsenic in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg, the levels of zinc in tattoo inks do not exceed 50 mg/kg and that the content of nickel in tattoo inks be as low as technically achievable.
 

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

 
Description:  30-ml bottle of brown tattoo ink.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0093/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  ref. LED100-IP44
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The casing can break easily, exposing live parts, and the product is not sufficiently resistant to moisture.
A user might touch the live parts and suffer an electric shock and/or water might come into contact with the live parts, leading to fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Electrical lighting chain in a light grey cardboard box. The product has been sold online (in particular on eBay).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0094/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: WISD
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  FSYC500L, X000JN536H
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation at the plug level is inadequate.
The user could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: This listing was removed by Amazon (By: Other)

 
Description:  Electric lighting chain in a red cardboard box illustrated with illuminated golden Christmas trees. The product was sold online (in particular Amazon).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0095/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: AveyLum
 
Name: AVELUM - LED METEOR LIGHT
 
Type / number of model:  X00RGCCBF
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
Water penetration is possible as the product is not protected against moisture and the electrical insulation is insufficient.
As a consequence, the product might short-circuit and cause a fire and users may suffer an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chains in the form of tubes, packaged in a long green and purple cardboard box. The product has been sold online (in particular via Amazon).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0121/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: e-ville
 
Name: LED Lighting chain
 
Type / number of model:  Pakkaus / Package: P43583652. Ohjainlaite / Control unit: EK-04
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Water penetration is possible as the product is not protected against moisture. As a consequence, users could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598 and EN 61347.
 

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

 
Description:  LED Lighting chain, sold in a transparent package.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0122/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: e-ville
 
Name: LED valosarja
 
Type / number of model:  Pakkaus / Package: P39437636. Ohjainlaite / Control unit: EK-04
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The accessible wires have only basic insulation and the insulation for the LEDs is inadequate. As a consequence, accessible parts could become live and live parts become accessible, which could result in electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598 and EN 61347.

 

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

 
Description:  LED Lighting chain, sold in a transparent package.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0133/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: BING-XING
 
Name: LED shower meteor rain light
 
Type / number of model:  BXJRD LED
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The insulation and the creepage distance between the primary and accessible secondary circuit of the power supply unit are not sufficient.
As a consequence, the user could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598 and EN 61558.

 

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

 
Description:  LED lighting chain sold in a red-green cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0141/19       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED ceiling light
 
Brand: Optonica
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  DL2435
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3800156624351
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuit of the transformer of the control gear are not sufficient.
As a consequence, the user could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598 and EN 61347.

 

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

 
Description:  LED ceiling light, sold in a blue cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0087/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Dacia
 
Name: Sandero 2, Logan 2, Lodgy, Dokker
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2001/116*0314 ext. 84 to 87; e2*2007/46*0030 ext. 42 to 44
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles were produced between 4 April 2018 and 28 August 2018 and then assembled in the Pitesti, Somaca, Oran and Tangier factories.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
There is the risk of the airbag failing to deploy correctly.
As a consequence, a partial or total loss of the protection provided by the driver airbag can occur.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: Dacia 0COO.
Country of origin:  Algeria, Morocco, Romania
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0089/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Almera, Navara, Patrol, Teana,Terrano,Tino,X-Trail
 
Type / number of model:  Types: 0U, N16, T30, R20, V10, Y61 EC type-approvals: e13*2007/46*1128, e11*98/14*0129, e1*98/14*0166, e9*93/81*0015, e9*98/14*0035, e6*95/54*0051
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 6 January 2004 and 28 November 2012.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A defect in the gas generator of the passenger airbag causes uncontrolled inflation and the release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated.
This can cause injury to the occupants of the vehicle.

 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code R1803, PS8B0.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0096/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: KTM and Husqvarna
 
Name: KTM 450 Rally Factory Replica, HQV FR 450 Rally
 
Type / number of model:  KTM 450 Rally Factory Replica, model year 2019, Husqvarna FR 450 Rally, model year 2019
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Under certain circumstances, fuel can leak around one of the screw sets in the area of the petrol pump flange.
This could increase the risk of 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
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0104/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Focus
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval number e13*2007/46*1911*03
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Specific vehicles built between 19/10/2018 and 08/12/2018
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The brake pedal hinge bolt may not be adequate and may break.
This might lead to reduced braking performance.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 18U33
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0105/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Hyundai
 
Name: Santa Fe
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval number: e4*2007/46*1318 Type: TM
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were manufactured between 1 September 2017 and 14 August 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The mounting bolt of the curtain airbag in the rear side protrudes too much.
As a consequence, in the event of an accident, it may damage the fabric of the airbag when it deploys. The airbag may not inflate adequately not providing protection to the rear occupant, leading to injuries.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Recall code: 81C074
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0107/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Ducati
 
Name: Monster 821, Monster 1200, SuperSport 939
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  model year: 2017 - 2019 (Monster 1200; SuperSport), model year: 2018 - 2019 (Monster 821)
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The interference fit between the lever tip pin and the gear shift lever may not perform, which may cause the pin to detach.
This leads to an increased risk of a crash.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle. Recall code: CR168
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Estonia, Ireland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0110/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Hyundai
 
Name: Kauai
 
Type / number of model:  - Model: Kauai; - VIN's: from KMHK381GFKU000652 to KMHK581GUKU021190; - EC-type approval number: e4*2007/46*1259*01.
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Production period: from 09/05/2018 to 19/12/2018;
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The Airbag Control Unit may detect a fault in the impact sensor.
As a consequence, the airbag may not deploy properly during a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 81C101.
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0111/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Hyundai
 
Name: Ioniq
 
Type / number of model:  Model: Ioniq HEV/PHEV; EC-type approval number: e4*2007/46*1157*00.
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured since the beginning of the production until 13/07/2017. VIN numbers: from KMHC05LC6GU000101 to KMHC851CGHU050980;
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The main relay of the Power Relay Assembly (PRA) under the rear seat may have been insufficiently tightened.
It may further loosen itself, increasing the electrical resistance, which may overheat the PRA increasing the risk of fire.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Hyundai recall code 81C068.
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Iceland, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0135/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: C-Klasse, E-Klasse
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0431*47, e1*2001/116*0464*22, e1*2007/46*1666*07 to 08 Types: 204, 204 AMG, R1EC
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 14/05/2018 and 25/05/2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The steering wheel may not be correctly connected with the steering gearbox.
This could lead to loss of steering of the vehicle increasing the risk of accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 4692101.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/0138/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: A-class
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1829*01; Type: F2A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 18.4.2018 and 23.4.2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A metal chip formed during the assembly process within the ESP hydraulic unit could block a non-return valve.
As a consequence, the non-return valve might no longer be able to close, affecting performance of the brake-pedal. This could increase the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 4296039
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Iceland

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Alert number: A12/0139/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycles
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: F 750 GS, F 850 GS
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*168/2013*00058*, e1*168/2013*00059* Type: 4G85
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between 14.5.2018 and 12.11.2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The connecting rods in the engine have not been correctly fitted and may lead to engine defects.
This can increase the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle. Company recall code: 0000112500
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0146/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: E-class
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0501*29 to 33, e1*2007/46*1560*02 to 07 Types: 212, R1ES
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 1 October 2018 and 12 November 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The bolts of the rear spoiler may have been insufficiently tightened.
At higher speeds, the rear spoiler could consequently detach from the vehicle. This could cause a risk of injury for other road users.

 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 8892101
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Finland, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/0147/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: A-class
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1829*01 Type: F2A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 25.04.2018 and 12.06.2018.
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The flat conductor of the starter wiring has been incorrectly positioned, damaging the insulation of the flat conductor.
The direct contact between the flat conductor and the car body may consequently lead to a short circuit and fire.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 5490027
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0151/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motor vehicle part
 
Brand: DON
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Sales description: DON Pkw Bremsbeläge Article No: various ECE-R90-No: various
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Produced between May 2018 and September 2018
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The friction value of the brake linings is inadequate.
This may result in impaired braking performance.
 

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

 
Description:  Vehicle component brake lining. Recall code: SERV 18-140
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0127/19       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Ladder
 
Brand: NORDGARDEN
 
Name: Aluminium Universal Ladder
 
Type / number of model:  SYC312 or OM-312
 
Batch number / Barcode:  903781348
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The ladder does not have sufficient mechanical strength and it can twist or break during use, causing the user to lose balance and fall from a height.
The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 131.
 

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

 
Description:  Aluminium universal ladder with 3x12 steps, packed in transparent film. The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Estonia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Latvia

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Alert number: A12/0117/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children’s playpen
 
Brand: HAUCK
 
Name: Baby Park
 
Type / number of model:  Reference 597040
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4007923597040
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The distance between the lower horizontal bar of the gate and part of the upper surface of the barrier (grey horizontal part of the locking mechanism) is too small. Children may therefore try to climb over the gate and fall.
Furthermore, the playpen is not sufficiently stable and can fold unexpectedly. This may cause injuries to children.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12227.
 

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

 
Description:  Hexagonal folding white playpen. The product has been sold online (in particular on Cdiscount).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Luxembourg

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Alert number: A12/0079/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Little Tikes
 
Name: Squeezoos
 
Type / number of model:  644771E5C
 
Batch number / Barcode:  0050743644771
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product contains small parts that can be easily detached.
A small child can put them in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description:  Squeezoos ra-ra tumbles · tu-tu whiskers · nay-nay fantasy
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0080/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic bus with squeezable toy
 
Brand: Little Tikes
 
Name: Squeezoos bubble bus
 
Type / number of model:  644825E5C
 
Batch number / Barcode:  0050743644825
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product contains small parts that can be easily detached.
A toddler can put them in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description:  Squeezoos bubble bus
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0081/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Little Tikes
 
Name: Squeezoos Tuf-Tuf Tusks
 
Type / number of model:  644733E5C
 
Batch number / Barcode:  0050743644733
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy.
A small child may put one of 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Squeezable plastic toy ('squishy') in the shape of an elephant.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/0082/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Little Tikes
 
Name: Squeezoos Aye-aye Specs
 
Type / number of model:  645242E5C
 
Batch number / Barcode:  0050743645242
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy.
A small child may put one of 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Squeezable plastic toy ('squishy') .
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0083/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Little Tikes
 
Name: Squeezoos Boo-Boo Bunny
 
Type / number of model:  644757E5C
 
Batch number / Barcode:  0050743644757
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy.
A small child may put one of 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Squeezable plastic toy ('squishy') in the shape of a rabbit.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0084/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toys
 
Brand: Jakks
 
Name: Squish-Dee-Lish
 
Type / number of model:  17456, ref. 06504-11L
 
Batch number / Barcode:  039897065045
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product contains small parts that can easily be detached.
A small child can put them in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description:  All kind of colourful and soft figures in a plastic package.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Iceland, Luxembourg, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0085/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wall growth chart
 
Brand: Toys / SUN MATS
 
Name: Growth chart
 
Type / number of model:  Ref.: 411747(2801)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8421941922770
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small pieces of plastic come off easily from the toy generating 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 with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Wall growth chart in plastic, to measure height of kids, in the form of a dinosaur. Packaging: transparent bag.
Country of origin:  Malaysia
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0086/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Children's fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: KID BROWN T REX - T-Rex inflatable Costume
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 22728
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns, Strangulation, Suffocation
 
The instructions for a correct assembly of the toy are lacking in a comprehensible language and the required warnings are absent. The product is highly flammable and the plastic bag of the packaging is too thin.
Children may wear the costume close to an ignition source and the costume may catch fire, resulting in burns. Due to the absence of instructions for assembly, wearing the hood may lead to strangulation. 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.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: This product listing was removed from the AliExpress marketplace., Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Inflatable tyrannosaurus fancy-dress costume. The product was sold online (in particular via AliExpress).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0090/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Bath toy set
 
Brand: NUOLUX
 
Name: JOUET DE BAIN POUR BÉBÉ
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The toys contains di-(2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 10 % by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value up to 0.6% by weight).
These phthalates 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: This product listing was removed by Amazon., Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  A set of twenty plastic bath toys in the shape of different animals (penguin, rabbit, chicken, fish, starfish, etc), supplied in a mesh bag, accompanied by a landing net. The product was sold online (in particular via Amazon).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0092/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Set of bath toys
 
Brand: NEW toys
 
Name: Mini Series Toys - LOVELY DINOSAUR
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toys contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 22.9 % 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: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Set of 6 squeezable plastic bath toy dinosaurs: one pink triceratops, one orange stegadon, one blue smilodon, one green tyrannosaurus, one yellow dragon and one purple ‘Denver’. Packaged in a plastic bag with stapled cardboard closure. The product was sold online (in particular via Wish).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/0097/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Santa Claus Christmas Festival
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the black belt contains bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 4% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.2% by weight).
These phthalates 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: Other)

 
Description:  Elf fancy-dress costume with red-and-white striped socks, green felt trousers, green jacket with red-and-white striped sleeves and a red and green cap. The product has been sold online (in particular via AliExpress).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0098/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Children's fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Panoplie enfant Pyjamas Siamois
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The zip fastener can easily detach.
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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Onesie ('Kigurumi') in soft fabric, representing a green dinosaur. The product has been sold online (in particular via Cdiscount).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0099/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Children’s fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: MICHLEY / KIDSFORM BABY FLAN
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The sliders on the zip fastener may be easily detached.
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: This product listing was removed by the marketplace Amazon., Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Fancy-dress costume/onesie imitating a tiger, for infants from 19 to 24 months (size 100), with a tiger’s head with two plastic eyes and a zip fastener fitted with two sliders. The product has been sold online (in particular via Amazon).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0100/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: COSPLAY
 
Name: Halloween Party Pretty witch
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The fire hazard warning is absent.
Children may wear the costume close to an ignition source and the costume may catch fire, resulting in burns.

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

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

 
Description:  Fancy dress costume: baggy violet witch's dress with hat. Packaged in a plastic bag. The product has been sold inline (in particular via Wish).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0101/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Bath toy set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 4PC RUBBER SQUEAKY YELLOW DUCK SHOWER BATH
 
Type / number of model:  Ref 1039367 / WJ0183-00 / A4415a01 / 1133717
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The plastic material of the toy contains di-(2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 23.1 % by weight) and a small plastic part (squeaking element) may easily detach from the toy.
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. A small child may put the small part in the mouth and choke.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Consumers who have bought the product are to be contacted directly by the seller and/or the online marketplace. , Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Set of yellow bath ducks 1 large and 3 small. The product was sold online (in particular via Wish).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/0102/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Nail set for children
 
Brand: Soy Luna
 
Name: Nail set
 
Type / number of model:  batch 184126 GLC6 365
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN 8056379008064
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The red nail polish contains too much phenoxyethanol (measured value: 1.4%).
Phenoxyethanol is haematotoxic and a mild irritant, and may damage blood and liver.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Nail set for children: 2 nail polishes (blue and red with glitter), 1 nail sticker, 1 template, 1 nail file, 1 finger splitter, recommended age 5+
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovenia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/0103/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: HTI
 
Name: Slime Squishy
 
Type / number of model:  02021 - 1374271
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8005124020219
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value: up to 4383 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

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

 
Description:  Mouldable dough in five colours.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0106/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Bath toy set
 
Brand: Ha Ha Xiong
 
Name: CHILDREN´S TOY
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toys contains bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 1.8 % 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Set of four plastic animals, packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0108/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Set of footware for plastic doll
 
Brand: Midex
 
Name: Pretty Beauty Set
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM N0: B844262/CH01A (on attached label) N0.CH01A (on packaging)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5 900733 331363
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the set contains bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 4.8 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their 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:  Set consisting of 12 pairs of shoes and boots for plastic dolls. Packaged in plastic blister with cardboard back.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Latvia

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Alert number: A12/0109/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Spinning top with slime
 
Brand: Toi-Toys
 
Name: KNOCKHEAD! PUTTY & SPINNING TOP
 
Type / number of model:  art n0. 35796
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 879 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product

 
Description:  Spinning top in transparent plastic with faces printed on the side. The top contains a sticky toy slime which is accessible by removing the top's cap. The colour of the slime varies between models.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Cyprus, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0115/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy Slime
 
Brand: Toi-Toys
 
Name: Frog Slime
 
Type / number of model:  35687Z
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 714627 356878
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 928 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.

 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product

 
Description:  Liquid, two coloured slime, available in different assorted colours sold in a plastic container in the shape of a frog with a white cap in its bottom.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Iceland, Poland

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Alert number: A12/0132/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Slime toy
 
Brand: Toi-Toys
 
Name: NOISE PUTTY
 
Type / number of model:  35686A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 714627 356861
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 1020 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product

 
Description:  Pink slime sold in a pink plastic container with a lid in the shape of a pig.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Croatia, Iceland, Poland

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Alert number: A12/0136/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Electric ride-on car
 
Brand: Bike spa E-road
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  S2588 BR4049CCHBLEU
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The lugs of the battery are identical, so it's possible to connect the battery by reversing the connections which can lead to smoke and a rapid rise in battery temperature occurs.
As a consequence, children can burn themselves.

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:  Blue electric buggy with 2 seats and 4 wheels.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0142/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy with key ring
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Lovely Baby
 
Type / number of model:  NO.120123
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6901001201233
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The eyes, the nose and the metal chain as well as the metal ring can easily detach from the toy, generating small parts.
A small child may put these small parts in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description:  Purple plush dog with key ring. The toy is sold without packaging.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0143/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: SOFT BULLET GUN
 
Type / number of model:  N° 0619; NGHC035979
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991200359798
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The suction cups can easily detach from the projectiles.
If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup may 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:  Toy gun set consisting of a green plastic gun in the shape of a car and three projectiles with suction cups. Supplied in a blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0144/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty
 
Type / number of model:  LG1000
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5413247010001
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 34% by weight) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value up to 1.57% by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product contains also di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value up to 1.69% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the liver.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.lg-imports.be/blog/belangrijke-veiligheidswaarschuwing

 
Description:  A plastic doll packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, France

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Alert number: A12/0145/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Modern girl
 
Type / number of model:  LG1130
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5413247011305
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 33% by weight) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value 0.31% by weight).These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.
The product contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value 1.98% by weight). and di-isodeciyl phthalate (DIDP) (measured value 0.27% by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the liver.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.lg-imports.be/blog/belangrijke-veiligheidswaarschuwing

 
Description:  A plastic doll packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria

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Alert number: A12/0148/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Little Angle
 
Type / number of model:  LG1141
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5413247011411
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 31% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.
The product contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value 3.75% by weight) and di-isodeciyl phthalate (DIDP) (measured value 0.44% by weight).These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the liver.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.lg-imports.be/blog/belangrijke-veiligheidswaarschuwing

 
Description:  Plastic doll in a transparent cylindrical box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0149/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Blaze Storm Soft Bullet Gun
 
Type / number of model:  7050
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6953521700505
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
Solder in four different places in the toy contain lead and cadmium in concentrations above limit values.
Lead and cadmium pose a risk to the environment.

The product does not comply with the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic toy gun with soft bullets.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0112/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' clothing set
 
Brand: JNF kids
 
Name: Incili Ahize / Gierek ruha
 
Type / number of model:  Model no: 9038
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3 614630 090385
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative beads on the product can be easily detached.

A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

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

 
Description:  Babies' clothing set consisting of a short-sleeved, white T-shirt with pink frill and blue trousers. The product is decorated with an inscription „Butterflies Kiss Me”, with attached beads and half-beads. Size: 68cm - 6 month-old.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0113/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' clothing set
 
Brand: Pepelino
 
Name: Gyermek együttes
 
Type / number of model:  215D
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2 000004 215446
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative rhinestones of the product can be easily detached.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

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

 
Description:  Babies' clothing set consisting of a pink long-sleeved shirt, with a print of a Panda bear and decorated with rhinestones, and zebra striped trousers. Size: 68 cm or 6 month-old.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0114/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's clothing set
 
Brand: F&D
 
Name: GY.egyuettes
 
Type / number of model:  9763
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6 956201 897632
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small flowers and pearls on the product can be easily detached.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

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

 
Description:  Clothing set consisting of a pink long-sleeved shirt, an artificial fur sleeveless dress and a small shoulder bag. The dress is decorated with beads and flowers with beads in the chest area. The set is intended for 1 year-old children.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0125/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' clothing set
 
Brand: Bebellion
 
Name: Bebellion Kids
 
Type / number of model:  104
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3641016001048
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The small decorative elements can easily be detached.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

In addition, the safety pin on the brooch can be opened, which can cause eye or skin injuries.

The product does not comply with 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:  Girl’s clothing set consisting of a white dress and a red bolero.The bolero is decorated with textile roses and beads. The bolero can be closed with a decorative safety pin. Size: 86 cm/18 m.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0126/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' clothing set
 
Brand: Bulsen
 
Name: Bulsen baby
 
Type / number of model:  KOD:382
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8680445163823
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative elements of the product may be easily detached.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

 

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

 
Description:  Girl’s clothing set consisting of a white dress and a white, lacy bolero.The dress is decorated with rhinestones, beads and textile rose fixed by velcro. Sample size: 80cm-12M
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0128/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shoes
 
Brand: Mountain
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  3013-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative elements (rhinestones) can easily be detached.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.
 

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

 
Description:  Fuchsia-coloured shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with rhinestones. The footwear is made with a 2.5 cm height, narrow heel and rigid shoe sole. Sample size: 24. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0129/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' shoes
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Happy baby
 
Type / number of model:  HQ7
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative elements (noses and eyes) can easily be detached from the shoes.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.
 

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

 
Description:  Leopard patterned soft shoes with glued-on plastic red nose and black eyes.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0130/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' sandals
 
Brand: Mountain
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  J44
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative elements (butterflies) can easily be detached from the shoes.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

 

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

 
Description:  Pink sandals with velcro straps for young girls. The sandals are decorated with flowers, butterflies and rhinestones. Packaging: cardboard box. Sample size: 22
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0140/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Lederhose (leather breeches)
 
Brand: Oktoberzauber
 
Name: Lederhose Seppl
 
Type / number of model:  Article No: 55771-001
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4015678771103
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value up to 21 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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Black breeches (regional costume) with ornamental stitching, buckles and buttons on front and back.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0116/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Insects killer
 
Brand: Green up
 
Name: Mosquito swatter with rechargeable USB
 
Type / number of model:  Reference CP50371
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Barcode 3120370503714
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation, the creepage and clearances distances are not sufficient.
Accessible parts of the product could become live, leading to 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: Importer)

 
Description:  Black and yellow swatter with a built-in lamp, supplied with a black USB cable.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0118/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Battery charger
 
Brand: ICEO
 
Name: Intelligent battery Charger
 
Type / number of model:  BNJ / RC998
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch 314004 0297997 0807214, EAN 3760108227071
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The creepage and clearance distances are too small and the insulation is inadequate.
The product may short-circuit and overheat, leading to fire and users may touch live parts of the product, leading to 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: Importer)

 
Description:  Battery charger in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0119/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger
 
Brand: Xenic
 
Name: 2x USB CHARGER Qualcomm Quick Charger 3.0
 
Type / number of model:  RT-35 WHTIE
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5907747839656
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
There are no clearance and creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits of the two transformers in the product.
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 60950.
 

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

 
Description:  Charger with two USB ports, in white plastic and sold in a plastic blister.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0120/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel charger kit
 
Brand: Xenic
 
Name: Travel charger kit
 
Type / number of model:  RT-29 White
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5907747839519
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The clearance and creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits in the transformer are not sufficient.
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 standards EN 60950.
 

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

 
Description:  3-in-1 kit for data transfer and recharging mobile phones. The kit contains a USB charger 100/230V, a USB car charger 12/24V and a micro USB data cable with LED capacity indicator. The product is supplied in a cardboard box with plastic windows.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0131/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel plug adapter
 
Brand: Promate
 
Name: Universal Travel Adapter with USB Charging Port
 
Type / number of model:  uniPro.2
 
Batch number / Barcode:  7161815219162
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The insulation and the clearance /creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits of the transformer are not sufficient.
Accessible parts of the product could become live, leading to an electric shock.

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:  Universal travel adapter sold in blister packaging.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
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Alert number: A11/0005/19       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED floodlight
 
Brand: TRIXLINE
 
Name: LED FLOOD LIGHT
 
Type / number of model:  TR LED FLOODLIGHT
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8595159812229
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The protection against water ingress is insufficient.
Water may therefore come into contact with live parts which could lead to an electric shock.

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:  LED floodlight packed in a cardboard box. Dimension: 110x25x90mm
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A11/0006/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children's high chair
 
Brand: Tevella
 
Name: Korkea Pro
 
Type / number of model:  851250T, 851250T-2 ja 851250-TK
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The chair is not sufficiently stable and can easily tip over sideways, causing injuries to the child.
Furthermore, the leg holes are too big. A child may consequently slip through the leg holes and fall.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14988.
 

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

 
Description:  Children's chair that can be modified to a high chair. Product is sold mainly to kindergardens. The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  Estonia
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A11/0003/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: SHINA INU - DOG PLUSH
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The fibrous stuffing material of the toy is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams.
A small child could take out the stuffing, put it in the mouth and choke.

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: Consumers having purchased the product are being contacted, This product listing was removed by AliExpress. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Brown and white soft toy dog with pink ears and a blue scarf around its neck. The product was sold online (in particular via AliExpress).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A11/0004/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plush toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Elephant plush toy 30 cm
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The fibrous stuffing material of the toy is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams.
A small child could take out the stuffing, put it in the mouth and choke.

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: The customers concerned are contacted by the seller and/or the Internet marketplace , Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Other)

 
Description:  Grey plush toy elephant with a tail ending in little threads. The product has been sold online (in particular via Cdiscount).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4
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Alert number: A12/0088/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Evobus
 
Name: Setra
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval number: e1*2007/46*0014 Type: 633 04 Models: S 412 UL, S 415 UL, S 416 UL, S 415 LE Business, S 416 LE Business
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were manufactured between December 2016 and November 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Damage to the starter kill switch of the engine door can mean that the engine is started when the engine door is open without this being noticed.
There is the risk that people may be caught by exposed rotating parts and injured.
 

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

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4

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Alert number: A12/0150/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Linkker
 
Name: 13LE
 
Type / number of model:  e17*2007/46*0046*00, e17*2007/46*0046*01
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Material used to manufacture the steering linkage may prematurely wear and cause it to break.
If the steering linkage fails, the driver will lose the control of the vehicle.
 

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

Company recall page:  http://www.linkkerbus.com/updates/

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Finland
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 4