Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 18 ( Published on: 03/05/2019)

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Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0681/19       
Category:  Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product:  Round barbecue
 
Brand: Planta
 
Name: Dr Grill
 
Type / number of model:  11935
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5907516712869
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The grill pit is insufficiently deep.
Burning parts of fuel (charcoal) can easily fall out of the barbecue grill causing fire or burns to users or children near the barbecue.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1860-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Round metal barbecue, diameter: 35.6 cm, height: 44.5 cm. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0680/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED 200 BOMBILLAS
 
Type / number of model:  LED-GSK-200; REF: 1101370
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3 000011 013701
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The mains cable is not properly anchored and can detach.
As a consequence, live parts may become accessible, which could result an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the 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:  Lighting chain with 200 non-replaceable blue LED lamps. Packaging: transparent plastic box with a colourful printed card inside.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0696/19       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Foshan Youcheng Electric appliance
 
Name: RPGT noël guirlande lumineuse LED
 
Type / number of model:  model FSYC200L
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The pin on the lighting chain plug (intended to be powered at extra-low safety voltages) fits into the network connector under dangerous voltage (low voltage).
The lighting chain may therefore be under a voltage for which the insulation is insufficient, which may cause an electric shock.

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

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 200 multicoloured LED lights. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0685/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: C-Class, GLC F-Cell
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0431*47-*50, e1*2001/116*0457*38-*41, e1*2001/116*0480*31; types: 204, 204 K, 204 X
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between June 2017 and November 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The sleep mode functionality of the electronic parking brake within the electronic stability programme (ESP) software may be defective.
As a result, the brake lights may be permanently activated or the ESP function could be deactivated, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Mercedes-Benz recall code: 5498904.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0686/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Combo
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0622*00-*04; e2*2007/46*0623*02-*04; Type: E
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between September 2017 and February 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Possible misalignment of the ratchet on the handbrake lever latching mechanism.
As a result the handbrake may not engage or could disengage by itself, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Opel recall code: E19-190092.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0687/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Trailer
 
Brand: Stedele
 
Name: SB4003
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*0159*03; type: SA-U
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2017 and 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The wheel nuts may be inadequate.
As a result the wheels may come loose, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Trailer under Stedele recall code: Recall wheel screws.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0688/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Alfa Romeo
 
Name: Giulia, Stelvio
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e3*2007/46*0382*11, e3*2007/46*0435*08; types: 952, 949
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 14 November 2018 and 7 February 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seat guides may be inadequate and the seats may be wrongly positioned.
As a result the seats could become detached in motion, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Alfa Romeo recall code: 8239.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0693/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Toyota, Lexus
 
Name: RAV4, Corolla, UX, ES
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e6*2007/46*0289 (RAV4), e6*2007/46*0318 (Corolla), e6*2007/46*0263 (UX), e6*2007/46*0250 (ES)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured in 2018 and 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The emergency calling system may not be correctly installed.
As a consequence, the emergency calling system will not activate automatically in the case of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0694/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Crossland X
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e4*2007/46*1194*07
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Model year: 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The rear axle bolts may be defective and could break.
This could lead to loss of control over the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Opel Recall code: 19-C-040 (E191901361).
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0695/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Honda
 
Name: Accord, Civic and Odyssey
 
Type / number of model:  Model codes: Accord (CM5), Civic (ES1), Odyssey (RL1); VIN ranges: Accord (1HGCM5****808193 to 1HGCM5****23112), Civic (2HGES1****585989 to 2HGES1****915720), Odyssey (5FNRL18064B072434).
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Accord, model year 2004, 2005, 2006; Civic, model year 2001,2003,2005; Odyssey, model year 2004;
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The replacement service parts from the previous recall may be defective.
In the event of the passenger frontal airbag being deployed, the excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator body to rupture and metal fragments may pass through the cushion material causing injury to the occupants.
 

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

 
Description:  Vehicles that were previously recalled for the Takata driver’s frontal airbag inflator. Honda recall code: 6KY.
Country of origin:  Canada
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Estonia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0679/19       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Carbon monoxide and gas detector
 
Brand: Cabletech
 
Name: Gas & CO detector
 
Type / number of model:  URZ0409
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5901890015479
 
Risk type:  Asphyxiation
 
The device is not sufficiently sensitive with respect to the detection of carbon monoxide.
The product poses a risk of CO poisoning.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 50291.
 

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

 
Description:  Carbon monoxide and gas detector, mains-powered. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0691/19       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Carbon monoxide and gas detector
 
Brand: Cabletech
 
Name: Gas & CO detector
 
Type / number of model:  URZ0407
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5901436752219
 
Risk type:  Asphyxiation
 
The device is not sufficiently sensitive with respect to the detection of carbon monoxide.
The product poses a risk of CO poisoning.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 50291.
 

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

 
Description:  Carbon monoxide and gas detector, mains powered. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0683/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Baby carrier
 
Brand: Mini Monkey
 
Name: Sling Unlimited 4 in 1
 
Type / number of model:  180102
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 7181444960037
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The attachment system can easily slip and the product can break. A child can consequently fall out of the carrier and suffer injuries.
Moreover, the product lacks a head support for the child which may lead to head injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13209.
 

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

 
Description:  Baby carrier sling/soft baby carrier.
Country of origin:  The Netherlands
Alert submitted by:  Iceland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0703/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children's car seat
 
Brand: Concord
 
Name: Transformer X-Bag
 
Type / number of model:  Approval No. E1-04301275
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
In the case of an impact, the back-rest could move down.
This could cause injury to the child's head or cervical spine. The child could consequently also slip through the safety belt and suffer injuries.

The product does not comply with Regulation UNECE No 44-04.
 

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

 
Description:  Children's car seat intended for weight 15-36kg (group II, III).
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0704/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children's car seat
 
Brand: Automax
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Approval No. E13-045132
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The plastic shell of the base can break in the event of a car accident or sudden and violent braking of the vehicle, impairing the safety of the child.
Moreover, the crack creates sharp edges that could damage the seat belt, preventing effective restraint of the child.

The product does not comply with Regulation UNECE No 44-04.
 

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

 
Description:  Children's car seat intended for weight 0-18kg (group 0+, 1).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0677/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Spinning top
 
Brand: Wonder kids
 
Name: Flash light spinning top
 
Type / number of model:  Reference : A1300498
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3437011211007; Lot : 2487
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The toy's casing can easily break, causing the button batteries to become accessible.
A child may put the batteries in the mouth, which could cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract if swallowed.

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: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Plastic spinning top with coloured lights.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Luxembourg

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Alert number: A12/0678/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: CREEPY OOZE SLIME
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3858890635959
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 839 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: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Destruction of the product, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Slime toy in a plastic yellow container, 24 packs in a display box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0682/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Zabawka Pluszowa
 
Type / number of model:  Item N° HTJ1045
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8033113104503
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (elastic bands) can be easily detached from the toy.
A child may put the small part in the mouth and choke on it.

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): Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions

 
Description:  Plush horse in a plush handbag. No packaging, label attached to the toy.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0689/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Robot helmet
 
Brand: Transformers
 
Name: Optimus prime
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5010993365371
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level of the helmet's speakers is too high.
It could cause damage to hearing.

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): Ban on the marketing of the products which are in the warehouse

 
Description:  A grey and blue plastic robot helmet.There are three voice buttons above the helmet's ear. The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0697/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: ΠΡΙΤΣΑ - Slime
 
Type / number of model:  XXB-6062G
 
Batch number / Barcode:  0465547000034/ 20180401
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 499 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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Green toy slime.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0702/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Microwaveable soft toy
 
Brand: Kuddleez
 
Name: Microwaveable toys
 
Type / number of model:  A/W16
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5060016141765
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
When heated up, the material of the soft toy can easily smoulder.
The product can consequently cause burns if in contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Soft toy in the shape of a bear that can be heated up in the microwave and used as a hot water bottle. Sold without any packaging but with a label attached.
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0706/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty
 
Type / number of model:  No 8106
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured values up to 32 % and 17 % by weight, respectively).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic doll with long, brown artificial hair in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Romania

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Alert number: A12/0708/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Toi-Toys
 
Name: WHOOPEE PUTTY
 
Type / number of model:  35793
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8714627357936; Batch: 815315
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value: up to 2040 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, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Slime toy, available in different colours, sold in a plastic container in the shape of a miniature toilet.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Latvia

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Alert number: A12/0709/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: IMC
 
Name: Cry Babies - Nala
 
Type / number of model:  Nala
 
Batch number / Barcode:  18/10657/-36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 43, 44, 45, 46
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The toy contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 0.13% 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

Company recall page:  https://www.smythstoys.com/ie/en-ie/Product-Information

 
Description:  Plastic doll in a tiger print baby-grow, with pink hair and a pink soother. The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  Hong Kong
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0684/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Leather shoes
 
Brand: Create
 
Name: Halonen
 
Type / number of model:  HM1706-Z1, col: 68 / HTL02-1, col: 87
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2001002418365 / 2001002418457
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
There is an excessive amount of chromium (VI) in the leather insoles of both pair of shoes (measured value: 113.7 mg/kg and 19.7 mg/kg respectively).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Men's blue or brown suede loafers. The insole is made of leather. The shoes have a buckle-decoration on the top.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0698/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's trousers
 
Brand: Y-Clu
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Y11910
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8053017943497
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product has drawstrings in the waist area, which are too long and unattached.
The drawstrings can become trapped during activities of the child and cause injuries.

The product does not comply with the applicable European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Trousers in orange colour with a white stripe down the side intended for 8 year old girls. This garment bears very long functional cords with free ends in the waist area.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0700/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's blouse
 
Brand: Y-Clu
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Y11914
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8053017946764
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product has drawstrings in the waist area, which are too long and unattached.
The drawstrings can become trapped during activities of the child and cause serious injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Orange blouse intended for 8 year old girls. The garment bears very long functional cords with free ends in the waist area.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0701/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's blouse
 
Brand: Y-Clu
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Y11906
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8053017935805
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product has drawstrings in the neck and back area.
The drawstrings may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation or injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Off-shoulder, sleeveless short top in orange colour intended for 8 year old girls . The product bears functional cords with free ends to be tied at the back of the neck.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0705/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' sleeveless t-shirt
 
Brand: Y-Clu
 
Name: Strawberry
 
Type / number of model:  YB12344
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8053017916651
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
There are decorative cords with free ends in the upper chest area.
These cords may become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  White sleeveless t-shirt intended for 3 year old girls, with decorative cords attached in the shoulder area and a strawberry pattern on the front.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0690/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB Power Adapter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: USB Power Adapter
 
Type / number of model:  A5224
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate.
The user may receive an electric shock from live parts.

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

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

 
Description:  White USB adapter/charger for tablets.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0699/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electrical socket adaptor
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  BSP-02
 
Batch number / Barcode:  47164888
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The product does not have shutters on live parts, nor a fuse.
A user could consequently touch live parts of the socket and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standards.
 

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

 
Description:  Electrical plug adaptor in white colour with 3 pins.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/0024/19       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Airsoft goggles
 
Brand: NUPROL PMC
 
Name: NP Mesh Goggles
 
Type / number of model:  6002 NP shades mesh eye pro -Tan, Ref. 6000 (colour: black), Ref. 6001 (colour: green), Ref. 6003 (colour: grey), Ref. 6010 (colour: black), Ref. 6011 (colour green), Ref. 6012 (colour: tan/cinnamon), Ref. 6013 (colour: grey)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The goggles do not provide sufficient protection from projectiles launched at high speed and the mesh can detach.
As a result, the user's eyes could get injured.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Protective mesh goggles for use when playing airsoft.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 18