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

Alert number: 0699/08

Product:  Toy mobile phone


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys


Type / number of model:  Beautiful Girl, Benign Girl, 1011, ITEM No. 5241011 , EAN code: 8713152410116

Risk type: Damage to hearing

The product poses a risk of damage to hearing because it produces sound with a weighted emission of acoustic pressure of 99 dB, which exceeds the permitted limit value of 80 dB for toys to be used close to the ear.

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

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

Description:  Child’s plastic mobile phone with sound and light effects, a flashing antenna and a string to hang the phone around the neck of a child. Supplied with 2 pencil 1.5 V batteries, sold in a blister on coloured cardboard with picture of a doll and text "BEAUTIFUL GIRL", etc. Marking on the phone: "Benign girl 1011", etc.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Slovakia