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

Alert number: 0703/08

Product:  Joke items - electronic game


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: SHOCK

Type / number of model:  RT-05062, bar code 6 937053 350629

Risk type: Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because the peak current and impulse discharges that are generated are above the permitted safety norms and it should therefore be considered dangerous for the life and health of the user.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Sales ban, withdrawal from the market and information to consumers ordered by the authorities.

Description:  A joke item in the form of a hand-held electronic game which when used produces an electric shock. Marked "PLAY MACHINE SHOCK". Warnings in English: "Use at your own risk. Not recommended for children under 14 years old, adults over 50 years old, or persons with any medical conditions."

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Bulgaria