Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 26 ( Published on: 28/06/2019)

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Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0929/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
Product:  Hair dryer
Name: Hair Dryer
Type / number of model:  SHD 8270VT; EUE2
Batch number / Barcode:  2016827007; 8590669189694
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock
The hair dryer can overheat and ignite, leading to the plastic casing melting.
The melted plastic can cause burns and expose users to live parts.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335 and EN 62233.

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

Description:  The package includes the hair dryer, accessories (2 pieces of extensions), written instructions for use, maintenance and safety instructions. The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
Year - Week:  2019 - 26