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

Alert number: 0716/11

Product:  Night light


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting equipment

Brand: Nite Lite

Type / number of model:  NNL-79A

Risk type: Burns, Electric shock
The product poses a risk of electric shock  and burns because :

-The shade covering the bulb can be easily removed without a tool thus making it possible to remove and replace a bulb while still connected to the mains supply;

-No overcurrent protection is provided thus the nightlight can overheat.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market (By: Other)

Description:  Automatic night light which switches on when it gets dark.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Malta