Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 38 ( Published on: 20/09/2019)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/1363/19       
Category:  Gas appliances and components
 
Product:  Portable gas stove
 
Brand: Askari
 
Name: Portable gas stove
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 10844 (BDZ-163S); Article number (Askari): 104844
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The gas cartridge may overheat and burst during operation.
Users may consequently suffer burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Gas Appliance Directive and the relevant European standard EN 417 and EN 521.
 

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

 
Description:  Portable gas stove operated by a butane-gas cartridge. The stove is delivered in a black plastic case. Dimensions: 34 x 27 x 8 cm. Thermal load: 2.3 kW. The product has also been sold online.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1377/19       
Category:  Gas appliances and components
 
Product:  Portable gas heater
 
Brand: SIMBA
 
Name: Domestic flueless space heaters
 
Type / number of model:  NY-F138
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The ceramic plating of the burner is not sufficiently fastened and the instructions manual is inaccurate.
A user may try to fasten the plating and get burnt or catch fire.

The product does not comply with the Gas Appliances Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Portable flue-less gas heater.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1369/19       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Ankle bracelet
 
Brand: TEDi
 
Name: Fußkette
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  91714001751000000150
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The jewellery releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value: 90.2 μg/cm²/week).
Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.tedi.com/kundeninformation/

 
Description:  Ankle bracelet made from silver-coloured metal, various different types of sub-chain, small silver-coloured metal cubes
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/1365/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Tiguan, Sharan, CC
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0450*, e1*2007/46*0401*, e1*2001/116*0468*; types: 5N, 7N, 3CC
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 6 January 2015 and 22 December 2015.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
As a result of a production error, a capacitor in the airbag control unit may fail. In rare instances, the control unit may interpret the change in voltage when the capacitor fails as a signal similar to that in a crash and initiate the unwanted activation of the airbag(s) and/or the belt tensioner(s).
Unexpected activation of the airbags may increase the risk of injury to the car occupants.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under VW recall code: 69Z5.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1366/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Fiat
 
Name: Talento
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0497*07; type: FFL
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 28 March 2019 and 23 May 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a manufacturing error, the connection of the parking brake cable to the brake calliper may fail.
As a result, the handbrake may not work and the vehicle may roll away, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Fiat recall code: 6243.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Luxembourg, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1367/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Seat
 
Name: Leon
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e9*2007/46*0094; type: 5F
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured on 9 April 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A lock nut in the automated transmission may loosen.
As a result, the transmission may be damaged, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Seat recall code: 34J4.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1370/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: X3, X4
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1797, e1*2007/46*1881*00; types: G3X, G4X
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 May 2018 and 12 June 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front seatbacks may not have been welded according to specifications.
As a result, they could fold forward or rearward, increasing the risk of an injury to the occupants.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under BMW recall code: 0052900100.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1371/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Trafic
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0014*37, e2*2007/46*0104*19, e2*98/14*0213*65; types: L, EL, JL
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 7 and 14 March 2019.
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Due to an error in the production process, the fuel tank may rupture and leak.
As a consequence, fuel may spill onto the road and create a hazard for the following traffic.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Renault recall code: 0D3Z.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1372/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Renegade
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e3*2007/46*0300*22; type: BU
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were produced between 13 March 2018 and 6 April 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The airbag control unit may be defective.
As a result, the functioning of the airbags and belt tensioners can be impaired, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Jeep recall code: V42.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Finland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1373/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Pickup truck
 
Brand: Dodge
 
Name: RAM
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval: individual approval
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 19 October 2018 and 31 May 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The airbag control unit may be defective.
As a result, the functioning of the airbags and belt tensioners can be impaired, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Pickup truck under Dodge recall code: V71.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Luxembourg

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Alert number: A12/1374/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Maserati
 
Name: Granturismo, Grancabrio
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e3*2001/116*0262*15, e3*2001/116*0262*16, e3*KS07/46*0072*05; type: M 145
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles are from model years 2016 to 2020.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A capacitor in the airbag control unit may be defective.
As a result, the functioning of the airbags can be impaired, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Maserati recall code: #386.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1375/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: V-Klasse, Vito
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0457*21, e1*2007/46*0458*14; types: 639/2, 639/4
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 28 November 2018 and 6 May 2019.
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
Due to incorrectly fitted brake pipes, brake fluid may leak out.
This can result in increased stopping distance and to increased risk of fire due to brake fluid getting into contact with hot components.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Mercedes-Benz recall code: VS2BREMVAR.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1388/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Citan
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0130*21; type: X
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between 18.4.2019 and 22.5.2019.
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The ventilation system of the crankcase might be blocked due to a manufacturing error.
Consequently, oil may leak on hot components, increasing the risk of fire.

 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car / Light commercial vehicle under Mercedes-Benz recall code: C1VENTDEC (0193059).
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1379/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Puzzle play mat
 
Brand: QQPP
 
Name: FOAM PUZZLE PLAY MAT TOYS
 
Type / number of model:  P010014G3010
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can be easily detached from the mat.
A child could put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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: Importer notified of results of testing  (By: Other)

 
Description:  Foam play mat set with several puzzle pieces with animal shapes cut in and a fence and little ramp.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1382/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic horse set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty Horse
 
Type / number of model:  art. N0. 1711
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991206841662
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 20 % 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic toy depicting a pony with a set of accessories all in plastic. The product is sold in a blister cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1383/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Fashion style
 
Name: UNIQUE Model
 
Type / number of model:  art. N0. ZY88288
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991285644994
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 33 % 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic doll depicting a mermaid dressed with a pink skirt and multicoloured sleeveless shirt.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1384/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle toy
 
Brand: Baby Toys
 
Name: Bell Toys For Baby
 
Type / number of model:  G075648-536-063-3399
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4193725560938
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The product has two protruding pieces which are too long.
When playing with the toy or if put it in the mouth, a small child could get injured or choke on it.

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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic rattle toy sold packed in a plastic blister.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia

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Alert number: A12/1385/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle chain
 
Brand: Toys
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6906130245615
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The toy's string breaks easily, releasing small parts.
A small child may put the small parts 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Rattle toy supplied in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1386/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Expanding toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Ginormous Unicorn Egg
 
Type / number of model:  N0. 30884
 
Batch number / Barcode:  9981686308844
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The leg of the unicorn can be easily detached and it expands in size by more than 50% when placed in water.
A child may put this small part in the mouth and swallow it, which could expand causing fatal occlusion of the respiratory tract or intestinal blockage.

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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Green plastic egg with a unicorn toy inside. The product is supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1387/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Crossbow set
 
Brand: HOLZSPIELEREI
 
Name: Sport Armbrust
 
Type / number of model:  73528-4
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4260170061591
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product can shoot improvised projectiles (a pencil) with a too high kinetic energy.
The projectile could hit a person leading to injuries.

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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Crossbow set consisting of wooden crossbow, spare string, 3 arrows with suction cups and a bullseye ( 40cm x 60cm). It is sold in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1391/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy pushchair
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Bestest Baby Go Cart
 
Type / number of model:  PIT 610575
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5692360093072
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The pushchair has only one safety lock and is not sufficiently resistant to load.
As a consequence, it could easily collapse while a child is playing with or sitting on the pushchair, causing the child to fall to the ground or trap the fingers or limbs.

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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Foldable pink pushchair for dolls, with a metal frame. The seat is made of pink fabric with a drawing. The packaging is a transparent bag with a cardboard label.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1380/19       
Category:  Decorative articles
 
Product:  Decorative grapes
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product, due to its characteristic form, colour and size, may be mistaken for foodstuff. Additionally, the small parts (grapes and leave) can be easily detached from the product.
This may lead children to put the small pieces in the mouth and choke on them.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Food Imitating Products Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Decorative grapes with leaves made of black and green plastic.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1381/19       
Category:  Decorative articles
 
Product:  Decorative fridge magnet
 
Brand: Jin Bin
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product, due to its characteristic form and colour may be mistaken for foodstuff.
Additionally, small parts can be easily detached from the product.
This may lead children to put the small pieces in the mouth and choke on them.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Food Imitating Products Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Different decorative fridge magnets, sold single wrapped in transparent cellophane. The products can depict either grapes or whine bottle sets.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1364/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Paraffin wax heater
 
Brand: Konsung Beauty
 
Name: Paraffin wax heater
 
Type / number of model:  WN608-2
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation between the metal bowl and the heating element is inadequate.
As a result, the user could receive an electric shock from accessible live parts.

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

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

 
Description:  Paraffin wax heater in white colour, sold in white packaging.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1376/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hair dryer
 
Brand: Dunlop
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model N0: CH-601 ITEM N0: 06721
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch: 2051518
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The fan of the hair dryer may come lose during use and stop working.
Consequently the hair dryer could overheat, causing burns to the user or even the dryer to catch fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Hair dryer made of black plastic.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1378/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  UV nail lamp
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 36WATT Gel curing professional nail dryer
 
Type / number of model:  SM/FMD-828
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The insulation of the accessible crimping is insufficient.
Consequently, the product could short-circuit or the user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60335 and EN 62471.
 

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

 
Description:  Mains operated UV nail dryer, in white plastic and sold in a white cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1389/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Multiplug socket
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  P-2
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4770783940096
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Live parts of the product can be accessible.
A user might touch them and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard IEC 60884.
 

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

 
Description:  Plug with three sockets.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38

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Alert number: A12/1390/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel adaptor
 
Brand: Famatel
 
Name: ADAPTADOR PLUG
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 1405
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8429760210610
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Due to a manufacturing problem, there is no grounding contact.
Consequently, when plugging an appliance to the mains adaptor, the user could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60884
 

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

 
Description:  Travel adaptor for mains sockets.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/0059/19       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail-type cutting attachments for brush cutters
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Power trimX
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
Risk of flying objects if the attachment of cutting knives are worn.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  Flail-type cutting attachments for portable brush cutters. The product was (also) sold online.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Other types of alerts
Other types of alerts 

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Alert number: INFO/0101/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Bouncy toys
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  1224-0C09097 (small horse), 1258-5C09092 (reindeer), 1263-0C09093 (reindeer), 1272-0C09090 (unicorn), 1278-0C0909 (unicorn), 1298-5C09094 (hippo), 349-5C00381 (horse), 352-5C00380 (horse), 357-0C003784 (reindeer)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
Four models of the toy contain an excessive amount of dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value up to 17.9% by weight). Moreover, diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP) has been detected in eight models of the toy.
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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Plastic inflatable toys in the shape of animals (unicorn, hippo, reindeer, horse). Cardboard collective packagings.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Weekly overview report on professional products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/1362/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus tyre
 
Brand: Goodyear
 
Name: Urbanmax MCA
 
Type / number of model:  275/70R22.5 148/145 J
 
Batch number / Barcode:  DOT number: DN6YACCW 2519- DN6YACCW 3419.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Some tires may be affected by a condition (not visible) that can lead to a sidewall rupture resulting in sudden air loss.
As consequence, vehicles may lose control.
 

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

 
Description:  Bus tyre
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 38
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/1368/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: EvoBus
 
Name: Citaro, Tourismo, CapaCity, Integro, Intouro
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0013, e1*2007/46*1160, e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090, e1*2007/46*0089, e1*2007/46*0903, e1*NKS*0050, e1*2007/46*0007, e1*2007/46*0006, e1*2007/46*0024, , Types: 410 01, 410 03, 628 02, 628 03, 628 04, 628 05, 628 09, 629 01, 629 02, 632 01, 632 02, 632 06, 633 01, 633 02, 633 04, 633 05, 634 01, e1*2007/46*0025, e1*2007/46*0010, e1*2007/46*0012, e1*2007/46*0021, e1*2007/46*0014 e1*2007/46*0018, e1*2007/46*0202
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between November 2005 and March 2017. Recall code: 45.15M19045A.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Screws connecting the braking plates do not meet the requirements for driving and may break.
As a result, the brake calliper may become detached and the braking force reduce on one side.
 

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 - 38