The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

RAPEX - Weekly overview report of notifications

Week 3 - 2020

Notification A11/00001/20 of report 2020 - 3 has been updated with additional model numbers.,Notification A12/0709/19 has been withdrawn from report 2019-18 of 03-05-2019 at the request of the notifying authority as new evidence was submitted that shows the product is compliant.,null
Alert number: A12/00036/20
Product:  Steamer
Name: Handy Steamer
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Steam Magic
Type / number of model:  BI-55
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The supply cord is not protected against excessive flexing and can consequently split, exposing live parts. A user could consequently receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335-2-3.
Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the marketWithdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Domestic steam iron fitted with a C18 appliance inlet. The item was supplied with a separate mains to C13 supply cord.
Batch number / Barcode: 
UNKNOWN
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom