Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 45 ( Published on: 15/11/2013)

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Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/1555/13       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Bicycle forks
 
Brand: FOX
 
Name: 32 and 34 Evolution Series
 
Type / number of model:  32 and 34 Float or Talas Evolution Series
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Manufactured between 1 March 2012 and 30 November 2012.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fork damper cylinder / piston assembly may separate and allow the fork to over-extend under certain circumstances. As a result the front wheel could possibly detach from the bicycle while in use, creating a fall hazard.
 

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

 
Description:  Bicycle forks with 120mm-160mm of travel with an open cartridge damper. Sold as aftermarket equipment and also supplied as original equipment on various brand bicycles.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Greece
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Norway, Croatia, Iceland, Denmark, Slovenia, Italy, Finland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1558/13       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Skateboard
 
Brand: Vektory
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model N°: 730208
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Bar code: 5996033303612
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries because the layers of the surface area of the skateboard may partially separate from each other and the axles bend, which could lead to an accident.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13613.
 

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

 
Description:  Four-wheeled, black skateboard decorated with green graphics on the bottom. The product has black plastic suspension and white plastic wheels.Load capacity: 20-50 kg. Packaging: transparent plastic.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1548/13       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 508
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval: e2*2007/46*0080*07; e2*2007/46*0080*09; e2*2007/46*0080*12; e2*2007/46*0080*23 The recall affects vehicles with the 202HDi engine.
 
Batch number / Barcode:  VIN numbers from VF3 8E4HLA BL110153 to VF3 8D4HLA EL000331
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
There is a risk of fuel leaking between the fuel return pipes and the diesel injectors. This could lead in some very rare cases to a fire starting in the engine compartment.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Slovakia, The Netherlands, Sweden, Slovenia, Denmark, Spain, Croatia, Portugal, United Kingdom, Hungary, Finland, Norway

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Alert number: A12/1551/13       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Navara and Pathfinder
 
Type / number of model:  Navara (D40) , Pathfinder (R51)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Production date: 29/08/2013 to 27/09/2013
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front suspension lower ball joint may disconnect from the lower link under some driving conditions, such as when driving over potholes or kerb-stones, potentially affecting the steering control and the braking of the vehicle.
 

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

 
Description:  4x4 passenger car
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Slovakia, The Netherlands, Slovenia, Denmark, Hungary, Greece, Sweden, United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/1563/13       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Harley-Davidson
 
Name: Touring and Custom Vehicle Operation motorcycles
 
Type / number of model:  M.Y. 2014 Touring models (FLHTCU, FLHTK, FLHTP, FLHX, FLHXS, FLHTKSE, FLHRSE)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  N/A
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The hydraulic clutch system may lose the ability to generate enough lift to disengage the clutch. The inability to disengage the engine from the transmission during operation can lead to an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, The Netherlands, Sweden, Croatia, Ireland, Denmark, Hungary, Greece, Finland

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Alert number: A12/1564/13       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycles
 
Brand: Zero Motocycles
 
Name: Zero S and Zero DS
 
Type / number of model:  Zero S and Zero DS
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles built in 2011 and 2012
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The bolt securing the front brake calliper could fracture. The calliper could then interfere with the rotation of the front wheel. This could lead to a crash.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1556/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Yummy Toys
 
Name: Land Light ATV
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6933893307885
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the toys can easily detach and pose a risk of choking.

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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Plastic toy in the form of all-terrain vehicle with sweets.The toy has colourful stickers with plastic wrap. It is supplied in a colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1560/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Magnetic toy
 
Brand: Magnestic
 
Name: Magnetic neodym, Magentkugeln 216, Magnetwürfel
 
Type / number of model:  NC 9927, NX1015, NX1016, NX1018
 
Batch number / Barcode:  GTIN (EAN) No: 4022107192057
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The presentation of the magnetic balls is particularly attractive to small children and, due to their size and shape, they could be put in the mouth, posing the risk of choking. The product poses a risk of injuries (intestinal blockage) because the balls have a high magnetic flux value and if more than one small magnet is swallowed, they can be attracted to one another through the gut wall, causing perforation or blockage.

The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Destruction of the product, Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  216 very powerful silver-coloured magnetic balls, each of 5 mm diameter, assembled into a cube puzzle and sold in a tin box. In the past, these balls have also been offered for sale in metallic colours (red, blue, green, etc.). Length of sides: 4 mm.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1569/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Yummy Toys
 
Name: Cross Country Car
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6933893310946
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the toy can easily detach and pose a risk of choking.

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

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

 
Description:  Hard plastic green and black, four wheels jeep with a clear plastic window. It is filled with colorful sweets and closed with white flexible plastic stopper. Toy weight: 66 g Toy dimensions: 120x58x60 mm.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1570/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Yummy Toys
 
Name: Music Telephone
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Lot NO 08/2011 6933893310717
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the toy can easily detach and pose a risk of choking.

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

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

 
Description:  Hard plastic pink and white phone toy The handset is filled with colorful sweets Phone has two 1.5 V batteries AG13 closed with a lid. Toy weight: 52 g Toy dimensions: 80x98x27 mm.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Latvia

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Alert number: A12/1571/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Yummy Toys
 
Name: Small Doll
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6933893304372
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk as the doll contains 33.0% di-(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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Doll placed in a transparent plastic box with colored sweets wrapped in a cellophane bag. The doll is dressed with a pink and burgundy dress and purple shoes.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia

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Alert number: A12/1572/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Pixie
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6933893306178
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk as it contains up 19.1% di-(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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Doll placed in a plastic container with colored sweets wrapped in a cellophane bag. The doll has orange-colored hair and is attached to a red plastic box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia

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Alert number: A12/1573/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll with sweets
 
Brand: Yummy Toys
 
Name: Doll
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6933893304297
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate DEHP (32.1%).

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:  Toy doll placed in a plastic box including coloured sweets. The doll holds a pink brush and a mirror.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1574/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Sweetmanja
 
Name: Santa Bell
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6933893310267
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the toy (the bells) can easily detach and pose a risk of choking.

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: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Hard plastic toy in the form of Santa Claus. Silver coloured bells are attached to Santa Claus' hands and are activated by a button in the lower part of the toy. At the bottom of the toy there is a cylindrical plastic container filled with sweets.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1575/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy with sweets
 
Brand: Sweetmanja
 
Name: Toys Candy
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6914204006499
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the toy (the cover of the frog's body) can easily detach and pose a risk of choking.

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: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Plastic toy in the form of a green frog. Inside the central part of the toy there is a plastic bag with sweets.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1576/13       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy with sweets
 
Brand: Sweetmanja
 
Name: Frog Toy Candy
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5907752659553
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the toy (the mouthpiece attached to the balloon) can easily detach and pose a risk of choking.

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: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Plastic toy in the form of a green frog. In the mouth of the frog a black plastic mouthpiece is attached to inflatable balloons. The bottom of the toy is a cylindrical container filled with candies.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1550/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shoes
 
Brand: Baobao
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  DX-35C
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2 000004 101022
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking as the small decorative elements (decorative flowers and rhinestones) can be easily removed and may be swallowed or inhaled 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:  Velcro, beige shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with flowers and rhinestones. Size: 25. Packaging: colourful paper box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1552/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' sandals
 
Brand: REDLEAF
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model N°: MLB02K161
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking as the small decorative elements (buttons) can be easily removed and may be swallowed or inhaled.
 

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

 
Description:  Purple, synthetic leather sandals for young girls. The sandals are decorated with sewn shiny plastic buttons and pink ribbons. Size: 24. Packaging: colored paper box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1553/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' dress
 
Brand: Miss Bellina
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  13WC020002, GL2801
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2210000085305
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of decorative cords in the hood area.

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:  Red coloured dress for 4 years old girls. The dress is designed with a hood with long decorative cords.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1554/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' dress
 
Brand: Urchin
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  13WC070011, FH842
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2210000088658
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to 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 of the product from the market

 
Description:  Grey coloured dress for children of 6 years old. The dress has decorative cords at the neck area. At the end of each cord there is a grey coloured pom-pom.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1559/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Baby shoes
 
Brand: MaxiMo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Article N°: 05203-462800/2155
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN-Code: 2005546380003
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains chromium VI in a concentration up to 29.9 mg/kg. 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:  A pair of light blue baby shoes with brown teddy bear motif, ankle support in dark brown suede leather as sole.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece

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Alert number: A12/1561/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s blouse
 
Brand: Coquelicot
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref.N° 9814/01
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation for children due to the presence of cords in the area of the neck.

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

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

 
Description:  Blouse for babies, ecru coloured with a floral print and ties at the neck.
Country of origin:  Paraguay
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1562/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Men’s shoes
 
Brand: Gold Brothers
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Article SS 12-24 PICCHE-RVIERA, GOM. 40.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains up to 15.3 mg/kg of Chromium VI. Chromium VI is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Destruction of the product

 
Description:  Shoes with a blue and white upper, lining and insole in brown leather and a blue segmented sole.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1568/13       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' bikini
 
Brand: KEYZI
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: KARINA
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5907441610612
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of injuries and strangulation due to the presence of cords that are tied at the back, cords at the waist area and halter neck cords.

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:  Orange and red girls' bikini. The top part of the bikini is decorated with flowers and butterflies. The top can be tied with functional cords that have knotted ends in the neck area and on the back. The bottom of the bikini can be adjusted and tied with cords that have knotted ends in the waist area. Size: 122.
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1547/13       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Plug adaptor
 
Brand: Simon Brico
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. CL121014
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8412852121017
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Live parts protected by shutters can be accessed without a pin being inserted.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 20315.
 

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

 
Description:  Plug adaptor with plastic packaging with a sticker.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1549/13       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Food mixer
 
Brand: HAPPY SHEEP
 
Name: Hand Mixer
 
Type / number of model:  HM-20
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
When the whisk is changed, food can enter the interior of the product. The cable is in contact with sharp edges at the exit point of the housing and could be damaged resulting in live parts becoming accessible.

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

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

 
Description:  White plastic eight speed electric food mixer with accessories packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1565/13       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Multimeter
 
Brand: MEANO
 
Name: ΨΗΦΙΑΚΟ ΠΟΛΥΜΕΤΡΟ ("Digital Multimeter")
 
Type / number of model:  DT-830B
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Bar code: 4 003038 994002
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61010.
 

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

 
Description:  Multimeter with a yellow plastic housing and a monochrome LCD display. The different modes of measurement can be selected by the yellow plastic switch. Dimensions: 125 mm x 70 mm x 25mm. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1566/13       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electric hot water bag
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Borsa Acqua Calda Elettrica
 
Type / number of model:  Model: HD-08
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Bar code: 6 996782 298503
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Only an unfixed stopper prevents water leaking. If the product is connected to the mains and water leaks, the user could receive an electric shock.

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

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

 
Description:  Electrically heated bag which can be filled with water. The water inlet is closed with a rubber stopper. The product is connected to the mains. Dimensions: 265 mm x 190 mm x 44 mm. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45

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Alert number: A12/1567/13       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hairdryer
 
Brand: NIKAI JAPAN
 
Name: Hairdryer
 
Type / number of model:  Model: DH-958B
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Bar code: 6 291071 110949
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable of the hairdryer is not anchored properly and could be pulled out resulting in live parts becoming accessible.

The hairdryer is not equipped with a thermal protection device and the cross-sectional area of the cable is too small. This could lead to a risk of fire.

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

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

 
Description:  Electric hairdryer with brown plastic housing. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2013 - 45