Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 39 ( Published on: 04/10/2013)

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Alert number: A12/1317/13       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Mountain bicycle
 
Brand: ENGINE
 
Name: Smart
 
Type / number of model:  Model: SMART Type No: FS 24
 
Batch number / Barcode:  BLD 12062776
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Design of the handbrake lever does not enable a safe grip or stop the bicycle. During use a crack in the handlebar stem may occur and the front fork may fracture. The crank assembly could also break, resulting in a fall and injuries.

The product do not comply with the relevant standard EN 14766.
 

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

 
Description:  Mountain bicycle red and white, full suspension.
Country of origin:  Czech Republic
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1327/13       
Category:  Laser pointers
 
Product:  Laser pointers
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 2in1 Laser & led light
 
Type / number of model:  LED A-073 2*LED+LASER 3*AG13, 4k
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6280002161877
 
Risk type:  Damage to sight
 
The product poses a risk of damage to sight because it is a Class 3B laser. In addition, the product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to classification, labelling, user information and engineering requirements.


 

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

 
Description:  Laser pointer with a LED light and key chain. Packaging: cardboard box with 24 pieces in different colours.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Latvia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1330/13       
Category:  Laser pointers
 
Product:  Laser pointers
 
Brand: JK
 
Name: 3 in 1 Laser - Money check & LED light
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Damage to sight
 
The product poses a risk of damage to sight because the laser pointer is classified as Class 3A laser product.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825.
 

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

 
Description:  Laser and LED flashlight, in the form of a key-ring. The head of the product is silver, while the body is in blue colour. The laser and the LED light are operated by 2 button cells.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1326/13       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Eternal Ink
 
Name: Nuclear Green
 
Type / number of model:  3888B Nuclear Green
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch No.: E39 Lot No.: 207 3888B
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 562 mg/kg of barium. According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up' the content of barium should be limited to 50 mg/kg.

 

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

 
Description:  Tattoo ink in 60 ml bottle showing the brand, batch, expiry date and producer, text in German.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1328/13       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Electric Ink
 
Name: Light Shadow black tattoo ink
 
Type / number of model:  Product ref. 400415, use-by date 06/2014, 15 ml bottle
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch No.: 2485
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 1420 μg/kg polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH). According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008) on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, the level of PAH may not exceed 0.5 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  Black liquid in small brown bottle.
Country of origin:  Brazil
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1333/13       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Incredibile Tattoo Supply
 
Name: Sacred Color- Red Rubens Incredibile
 
Type / number of model:  Red ink
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1730320 11304
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 502 mg/kg of barium. According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up' the content of barium should be limited to 50 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description:  The product is sold in a 30 ml bottle bearing the brand name, batch and expiry date, its packaging and producer.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1334/13       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Incredibile Tattoo Supply
 
Name: Sacred Color - Pink Warhol Incredibile
 
Type / number of model:  Pink Warhol Incredibile
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch 1720320, 11719/2012, expiry date 12-2015
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 72 mg/kg of barium. According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up' the content of barium should be limited to 50 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description:  Tattoo ink in a 30 ml bottle showing the brand, batch, expiry date and producer.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1331/13       
Category:  Lighters
 
Product:  Novelty Lighters
 
Brand: Yuan-M
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The products pose a risk of burns and fire because they are attractive to children.

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

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

 
Description:  Novelty lighter in the shape of a lipstick. The tube is in gold colour and the lipstick is in purple colour. The lighter ignites when the bottom part is pushed down.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1322/13       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Garden shredder
 
Brand: TCK Garden
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  BVE2400, Serial number: 20121108618
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Bar code: 3661602002105 , Batch No: 20121108594 to 20121108911 .
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because:
- the isolation of the electric part from the metal part of the engine is not sufficient and they can easily get in contact;
- the support to the engine presents metal parts that risks to cut the electric cables;
- the metal blade is partly accessible and it can easily get in contact with the electric components.

The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  Electric garden shredder (2400W) that can be used on branches with a maximum diameter of 40 mm. It stands upright and has two wheels and collection box of 12 kg. It comes unassembled in a round cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1335/13       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Angle grinder
 
Brand: Mag- Pro
 
Name: KULMAHIOMAKONE 2400W (angle grinder)
 
Type / number of model:  ZZ6883/1905
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN code 6 430033 330999
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the fixing of the back part may easily break and the back part could thus come loose. When the back part is not in place, it is possible to come into contact with live parts.

The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60745.
 

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

 
Description:  Angle grinder. Technical information: 230V, 50Hz, 2400W, 6500min-1, diameter of grinding wheel 230mm, Class II.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1336/13       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Chrysler
 
Name: Jeep Compass, Jeep Patriot and Grand Voyager
 
Type / number of model:  Grand Voyager: Type: RT, EC type approval e11*2001/116*0144* Year of construction 2008-2012 , Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot: Type: car, EC type approval e11*2001/116*0142* Year of construction 2008-2012
 
Batch number / Barcode:  N/A
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a software error, the side airbag and the seat-belt tightener are not working properly and this poses a risk of injuries for the passengers.
 

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

 
Description:  Code of recall measure: N01
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Croatia, Slovenia, Portugal, Finland, Sweden, Hungary, Greece

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Alert number: A12/1316/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun with darts
 
Brand: Perez y Rincón
 
Name: Shoot Field
 
Type / number of model:  No 201-1 - Ref. 1509
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8435331315097
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking because the small suction cups of the darts can easily detach and be swallowed by small children.

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

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

 
Description:  Toy gun which shoots foam rubber darts with suction cup tips. The product is sold in multicoloured plastic wrapping.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1318/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Girl FASHION
 
Type / number of model:  NO. 883, N:65264
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 8585030065264
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 28.6% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP ) in the plastic material of the shoes and 1.57 % by weight of dibutyl phthalate (DBP). In addition, the product contains 2.00% by weight of di-isononyl-phthalate (DINP).

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children



 

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

 
Description:  Plastic doll with pink hair, red skirt, pink vest and plastic pink shoes. Packed in a plastic bag.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1321/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Fad Tideway
 
Name: Wildnew fashion vogue girl
 
Type / number of model:  No.1001
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991203745062
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 20 % by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.


 

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

 
Description:  Doll with blonde, long hair dressed in yellow dress. Product is packed in colourful cardboard box with transparent window in front. On the packaging is written the following text: "My vogue I make decision modern Fun fashion decision still best gift for you". Package is 30 cm tall. Age warning is printed on the box (0-3 years).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1323/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Musical toy - spaceship
 
Brand: Kempenaar
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  No. 0978
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8714552009788
 
Risk type:  Asphyxiation
 
The product poses a risk of choking because it can easily break, releasing small parts and small children may pick up the pieces and swallow them.

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

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

 
Description:  Musical toy (spaceship with light, music and movement) in a cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1324/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wooden toy
 
Brand: You De Le
 
Name: Animal Ball Competition
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6 950140 000047
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking due to the presence of small parts that a child could put into the mouth and swallow.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Other)

 
Description:  Product packaged in a cardboard box. Toy in the shape of a butterfly with four holes and four balls. Hammer to hit the balls is supplied with the toy.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1325/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wooden Puzzle
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Teaching Aid Combination
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking due to the presence of small parts that can be swallowed by small children, causing possible obstruction of the respiratory tracts.
The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Different pieces of wooden puzzles packaged in a cardboard box for counting training purposes.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1329/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Top Toys
 
Name: Coral - The Mermaid Doll
 
Type / number of model:  No.: 019/669
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5050384196696
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 7.15 % by weight of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). In addition the product contains 0.59 % by weight of Di-isononyl phthalate (DINP).
According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic mermaid doll with blue fibre hair and blue plastic fishtail in clear plastic packaging with fish to the front.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1337/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy bow and arrow set
 
Brand: Top Toys
 
Name: The White Knight
 
Type / number of model:  013/638
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5050384136388
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 2.3% of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), 3.4% of dibutyl phthalate (DBP). In addition, the product contains 0.45% of di-isononyl phthalate (DINP).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.
 

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

 
Description:  The toy arrows and bow are presented in black plastic decorated sheath and the arrows have red rubber suction cups.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1343/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: Euro-one W.I.S.
 
Name: Shooting game
 
Type / number of model:  Model: G24234B
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8011024234328
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the plastic projectiles contain 0.75 % by weight of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and 13% by weight of Dibutyl - phthalate (DBP).
According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.

In addition, the product poses also a risk of choking to small children because the suction cups could be removed by applying a force less than allowed by the relevant standard, and therefore they can be swallowed.
The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.




 

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

 
Description:  The set includes 2 pistols, 6 projectiles with suction cup and a target table. Packaging: blister card.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia

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Alert number: A12/1344/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun set
 
Brand: Euro-one W.I.S.
 
Name: Police military action play set
 
Type / number of model:  Model: G26069
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6700260693212
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a serious chemical risk because the plastic projectiles contain 2.2 % by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and 6.7% by weight of Dibutyl - phthalate (DBP).
According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.

In addition, the product poses a high risk of choking to small children because the suction cups could be removed by applying a force less than allowed by the relevant standard and therefore they can be swallowed.

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


 

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

 
Description:  The set includes 1 black pistol, 2 projectiles with suction cup, 1 wrist watch and 1 police ID. Packaging: blister card with inscriptions: “Direct action”, “The super police set” and “Best style”.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia

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Alert number: A12/1315/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Ladies' shoes
 
Brand: Menbur
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref 5537
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains up to 28.8 mg/kg of Chromium VI. Chromium VI is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

 

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

 
Description:  Ladies' high-heeled shoes with leather and fabric outer, lining and insole in leather and plastic sole.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1332/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Leather sandals
 
Brand: Gem's
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  291 44 300 207 0
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2 086804 605946 94
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains up to 5.3 mg/kg of Chromium (VI). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

 

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

 
Description:  Sandals with upper of beige-coloured leather, straps and buckles around the heel, glued and sewn insole, black plastic outer sole with wedge-shaped heel.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1338/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s sweatshirt
 
Brand: Joyce
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  2310131600 (Joy c mpouza 1600)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2200000039200
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the neck area.

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


 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product

 
Description:  Children’s sweatshirt in orange colour intended for children up to 10 years old. The sweatshirt is designed with blue drawstrings in the neck area.
Country of origin:  Greece
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1339/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's trousers
 
Brand: Joyce
 
Name: Joy CPant 1600
 
Type / number of model:  2310331600
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2200000039194
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings with free ends in the waist area.

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

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

 
Description:  Children's trouser in grey color intended for children up to 4 years old. It contains black drawstrings in the waist area.
Country of origin:  Greece
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1340/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' bikini
 
Brand: Sun & Ocean
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 501
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of functional cords with free ends in the neck area and at the back.

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

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

 
Description:  Blue bikini decorated with decorative belt buckles. The top can be tied with functional cords in the neck area and at the back. The sizes are 104-110, 116-122 and 128-134.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1341/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shoes
 
Brand: L'Blue
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 2011-111
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking because the small decorative elements (rhinestones, beads) of the shoes can easily detach and be swallowed by small children.

 

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

 
Description:  Black synthetic leather shoes for girls. The shoes are decorated with beads and rhinestones in the front and in the ankle area. The size is 25. The product is packaged in a paper box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39

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Alert number: A12/1342/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' bikini
 
Brand: Shuidi
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  13665830305, item No: 3-13-040 I 3-13-042.
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3020361360121/ 3020363360129
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of injury and strangulation due to the presence of shoulder straps with interrupted length in the garments.
The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Children’s swimwear for girls in two parts. The top has untied shoulder straps. They are available in different sizes and colour combinations.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 39