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

Alert number: 0724/08

Product:  Joke items – office eraser


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: SHOCK

Type / number of model:  RT-05065, bar code 6 937053 350650

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.

There are no warnings in the Bulgarian language.

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

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

Description:  A joke eraser which when used produces an electric shock. Marked "Shock Eraser". 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