Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 17 ( Published on: 30/04/2010)
Corrigenda
Notifications 0830/09 from week 24 of 2009 and Notification 0654/10 from week 15 of 2010 have been removed from the RAPEX system following additional information on the risk assessment provided by the national authorities.

 
Weekly report Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: 0725/10       
Category:  Lighters
 
Product:  Novelty lighters
 
Brand: Zhilide
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5901305724316
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The product poses a risk of burns and fire because it is attractive to children, especially under 51 months of age. In addition, it is not child resistant.


The product does not comply with the Commission Decision 2006/502/EC prohibiting the placing on the market of novelty lighters.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the distributor. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Set consisting of an ashtray, a pendant and a novelty lighter in the shape of a gun with a folding knife. The dimensions of the lighter are approximately 150 x 70 mm (with the knife) and 105 x 70 mm (without the knife).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0697/10       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: RICE LIGHT MULTI FUNCTION
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  References: 814147, 814154, 814161 and 814314.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The products pose a risk of electric shock because:

- their mechanical resistance is not sufficient;

- the cross-sectional area of the conductors in the cables is too small.

The products do not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

 
Description:  This is a range of different lighting chains, with 100, 140, 160 and 180 lamps. Description of packaging: Each chain is packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0713/10       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Aquarium lamp - SF Aqua Qube Light
 
Brand: Aquadistri
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Serial number: 333097
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because water can enter the lamp socket compartment where there are live parts.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers by the retailer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Portable aquarium lamp consisting of a ballast on a mains plug, a power cable, a switch and a socket with a fluorescent lamp. The lamp is supplied with Aqua-Qube 15 mini aquariums (black or grey) and is also sold separately.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0699/10       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Caravan - Rapido Caravan type Club
 
Brand: Rapido
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Chassis number VFWCLC 17 positions. Position 10 and 11 or position 12 is the year. W=1998 X=1999 Y=2000 1=2001 2= 2002 3=2003.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because the window pane could come loose and fall.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary recall from consumers and corrective action taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Caravan, years of construction from 1998 up to and including 2003.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: 0717/10       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  All terrain vehicle - Grizzly 550
 
Brand: Yamaha
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  YFM550FWA. The recall concerns ATVs produced until April 2010, with VIN numbers from AJ39W-000016 until AJ39W-00077.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because the steering column support assembly may crack near the mounting area due to insufficient strength.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  All Terrain Vehicle (ATV)
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Greece
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0718/10       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car/van - Expert
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  2.0 L HDI manufactured between 1 January 2007 and 9 July 2008, AP chassis numbers in the range from 64003008 to 9Z000322.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The product poses a risk of fire because there is the possibility of contact between the fuel hose and the engine cover which could cause damage to the fuel hose and lead to fuel leakage.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Passenger car/van
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Hungary, Malta, Sweden, Estonia, Bulgaria, Ireland, Portugal, The Netherlands, Finland

No pictures are available

Alert number: 0720/10       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car - 307 Break and 307 SW 1.6 L Bioflex
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Manufactured between 14 March 2007 and 7 May 2008, VIN VF3******84922936 to VF3******85155853
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The product poses a risk of fire because of the possibility of a fuel leak in the fuel filter which is insufficiently protected from damage caused by gravel impact.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: 0724/10       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car/van - Expert
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  HDI 1.6 L. Manufactured between 1 January 2007 and 7 July 2009, Chassis AP between VF3 XS9HUC 64003062 and VF3 XS9HUC 9Z026871
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The product poses a risk of fire because there is the possibility of contact between a fuel hose and the engine cover which could cause damage to the fuel hose and lead to fuel leakage.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Passenger car/van
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Hungary, Malta, Germany, Sweden, Slovenia, Estonia, Bulgaria, Portugal, The Netherlands

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Alert number: 0729/10       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car - Land Cruiser Prado
 
Brand: Toyota.
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  KDJ150. Year: 2009-2010. <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/images/rapex/2010-w17/2010-w17_33-vin.pdf">See attached list of VIN-numbers</a>.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries as if the vehicle is driven through a sharp turning at specific high speed conditions, the rear tyres could slip so that the vehicle slides in a sideways direction leading to a road accident. The problem arises as a result of the programming of the vehicle stability control system.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Passenger car.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Norway, Bulgaria, Spain, Poland, Iceland, Estonia, Hungary, Sweden, Slovenia, The Netherlands, Finland

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Alert number: 0726/10       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Combined Pram/Pushchair - Diva
 
Brand: Crescent
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Art. no: 51288-91, 51288-93, 51288-94, 51288-97, 51288-98, 51288-99 (the two last digits are the colour code). Batch no: TS042GP120081223, TS042GP120081222 EAN code: 1200251288915, 1200251288939, 1200251288946, 1200251288977, 1200251288984, 1200251288991 (the two last digits are the colour code)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because the folding mechanism lacks a second locking device and fingers could become trapped.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1888.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers by the distributor. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Combined pram/pushchair with aluminium chassis, height adjustable and a reversible handle/push bar. The seat is also reversible. It has two inflatable wheels at the back and two swivel-wheels in the front.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0727/10       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Baby walkers - Funny Baby and Tom
 
Brand: Haberkorn
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  - Art.No. 762970 (Funny) EAN: 9003763 035013 - Art.No.: 763056 (Tom)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because when pushed over an edge, it does not come to a halt. Furthermore, the product is not equipped with any kind of device which would prevent a fall downstairs.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1273.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market. (By: Other)

 
Description:  "Funny" (colour: green) and "Tom" six-wheel baby walkers.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0712/10       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Small baby toys - 1. Baby Bunny, 2. Ella Elephant, 3. Louie Lion
 
Brand: Tiny Love
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  batch number: TL 0603,
 
Batch number / Barcode:  735259002801; batch number: TL 0612, Barcode: 735259003716; batch number: TL 0613, Barcode: 735259003662.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because it has sharp metal parts.


The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.


One accident reported.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the distributor. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Small toys in the form of animals, producing sounds and attached to a hanging device.
Country of origin:  Israel
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Denmark

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Alert number: 0715/10       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Spinning ball LED MAGIC and battery-operated cow
 
Brand: TOP OBSEQUIO
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  - Spinning ball: 8168A1 - Cow: 1442
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns, Choking, Injuries
 
The spinning ball poses a risk of injuries and choking because it does not have sufficient mechanical strength and is likely to break giving rise to sharp edges, points or small parts.


The battery-operated cow poses a risk of burns because accessible metallic parts may become excessively hot due to a short circuit. In addition, it poses a risk of injuries and choking because it does not have sufficient mechanical strength and is likely to break giving rise to sharp edges, points or small parts.


The products do not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

 
Description:  - Spinning ball: toy with spinning balls - Cow: battery-operated toy cow.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0716/10       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Dolls' pushchair
 
Brand: Doll Carrier
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Type: N314P - Model: 0881
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8429283148810
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because it does not have sufficient mechanical strength. If it were to collapse during use fingers could become trapped.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

 
Description:  Dolls' pushchair with a pink coloured plastic frame. The seat and back have pictures printed on them. The product comes folded in a plastic bag with a label bearing the words 'Doll Carrier` and the model number.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0719/10       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattles - Infant Gift Set Baby's Fun Music
 
Brand: Childjoy
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  XT-25010A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5290509039235
 
Risk type:  Choking, Damage to hearing
 
The product poses a risk of choking because there are detachable small parts, and a risk of damage to hearing because the sound pressure level is too high.


The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Set of six different rattles made of hard multicoloured plastic. The packaging is a cardboard box with a transparent plastic window.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0698/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Women`s footwear
 
Brand: Jiada
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  887 black; 887 brown.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 0.35 mg/kg dimethylfumarate (DMF) in the sachets.

Dimethylfumarate is a substance which is strongly sensitising on contact with the skin, and consumer products containing dimethylfumarate are banned according to Commission Decision 2009/251/EC.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

 
Description:  Ladies` moccasin type shoes in black and brown imitation leather, with a rubber sole, and stitching on the top which is joined to the sides with two wedges of elastic material. On the sides are a series of perforations within a triangle of imitation leather revealing another colour. Packed in a light brown cardboard box with statements and designs in beige colour. The brand `Jiada` features on all sides of the box and a stylised flower motif also appears in the lower right-hand corner of the longer sides.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0700/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies` pyjamas
 
Brand: Vaavi
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  39277
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6418349392771
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of:


- injuries, because of the presence of a drawstring at the lower edge of the garment;


- strangulation, because the drawstring was measured to be approximately 80 cm long when tightened, so it could possibly reach the head of the baby.


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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

 
Description:  Babies� nightdress printed with green frog figures and with a turquoise trim. There is a drawstring at the lower edge of the garment. Material: 100% cotton. Sizes 56-68 cm.
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0701/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's dress
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 331875 - 18M Bar Code: 0272474000030
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of loose ended halter neck functional cords in the neck area.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girl's multicoloured dress intended for children up to 18 months old. The dress has two free-end halter neck functional cords and is decorated with drawings of flowers and butterflies. On the chest area there is a big flower with lilac petals made of fabric and in the centre there are silver coloured adornments. On the label is written: "JUMBO" and at the back of the label is written the code, the barcode, and the country of manufacture.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0702/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's dress
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 331894-23M Bar Code: 0271951000030
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of loose ended halter neck functional cords in the neck area.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girl's orange coloured strapless dress, intended for children up to 23 months old. The dress has two free-end halter neck functional cords. On the label is written: "JUMBO" and at the back of the label is written the code, the barcode, and the country of manufacture.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0703/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's dress
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 1125A Bar Code: 0276227000035
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of loose ended halter neck functional cords in the neck area.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girl's dress in pink colour intended for children up to 8 years old. The dress has two free-end halter neck functional cords. On the left-hand side there are the initials "G" and "R". On the label is written: "JUMBO" and at the back of the label is written the code, the barcode, and the country of manufacture.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0704/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's top
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 9707 Bar Code: 0262475000033
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of loose ended halter neck functional cords in the neck area.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Pink top intended for girls of 23 months old. The top has a halter neck with free-end functional cords. On the front there is a drawing of a butterfly and the wording "free like a butterfly". On the label is written: "JUMBO" and at the back of the label is written the code, the barcode, and the country of manufacture.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0705/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's Dress
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 331846-2Y Bar Code: 0272822000036.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of loose ended halter neck functional cords.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girl's dress in white and pink colours intended for children up to 2 years old. The dress has two free-end halter neck functional cords. On the front there are drawings of three mermaids and the wording "I love the sea, I love the sunshine, I love the seaside".
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0706/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's top
 
Brand: 'Jumbo/Disney'
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 3109 Bar Code: 0276201000037.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of halter neck free-end functional cords.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Pink top intended for girls of 4 years old. The top consists of halter neck free-end functional cords as well as functional cords at the chest area. On the chest area there is the figure of Minnie Mouse and the wording "Minnie's secret garden". On the first label is written "© Disney". On the second label is written: "JUMBO".
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0707/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's top
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: SLG02 Bar Code: 0280881000034.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of halter neck free-end functional cords.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  A girl's top with white and red stripes intended for children up to 4 years old. On the chest area there is a silver coloured star and the wording "sport & wear, girl star". The top consists of a halter neck with free-end functional cords.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0708/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's Dress
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 331899-04Y Bar Code: 0271951000030.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of loose ended halter neck functional cords. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girl's strapless dress in pink colour intended for children up to 4 years old. The dress has two free-end halter neck functional cords.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0709/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girl's top
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 1120 Bar Code: 0266951000036.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of halter neck free-end functional cords.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girl's top in red and pink colour intended for girls of 4 years old. The top consists of halter neck free-end functional cords. On the chest area there is the wording "CUTE".
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0714/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Ladies' boots
 
Brand: L'emotion
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Article No 5612-41
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains prohibited azo dyes, which release from the lining 107 mg/kg of 4-amino azobenzene.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary stop of sales. (By: Other)

 
Description:  Ladies' boots with thin flat sole. Height 38 cm; black sole; grey-brown boot; orange lining.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0721/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's outfit
 
Brand: Cikoby
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Item number 2125
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of long shoulder straps with free ends.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Children�s outfit consisting of two parts. The top has shoulder straps and an inscription on the front: TRIBO baby. Size: 12-18 months/80-86cm. The product is sold without packaging.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0722/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' dress
 
Brand: Unsea
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings in the waist area which are too long.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girls' dress with a sleeveless jacket with shoulder straps and fastening cords. Size: 104 cm. Sold without packaging.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0723/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' dress
 
Brand: Unsea
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of decorative cords in the neck area.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  Girls` halter neck dress with cords in the neck area intended for girls up to 7 years of age, size: 110 cm. Sold without packaging.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17

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Alert number: 0728/10       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children`s jacket
 
Brand: Bestido
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Sizes: size: 3 - 98 cm; size: 5 - 110 cm
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood of the jacket.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

 
Description:  A children's jacket, which is part of a children�s outfit consisting of three parts - a jacket, a shirt and a pair of trousers - and intended for children up to 7 years of age. The jacket has a hood with functional cords the ends of which are tied in a knot. The jacket is fastened with a zip. There are two pockets with zips. The product is sold without packaging.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2010 - 17