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

Alert number: 0798/06

Product:  Desk lamps with mosaic lamp shade


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting equipment


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Risk type: Electric shock, Injuries
These products poses a serious risk of electric shock because:

- there are sharp metal parts protruding into the wireways,

- the fastening screw of the lamp holder is not secured against rotation,

- there is no cord anchorage applied protecting the wires against pulling and twisting force.

This product poses also a serious risk of injury since sharp edges were found on the external surface of the lamp shade. In addition Sample 2 tipped over during the tests.

These products do not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the LVD standard.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities

Description:  Category: Lighting equipment Product: Desk lamps with mosaic lamp shade Brand: Unknown Type/number of model: 1. 30SL (article number depending on the colour of lamp shade: RFM-010 (ECHO); RFM-011 (EMERALD) bar code: 5999547 005362; RFM-012 (HERA) Bar code: 5999547 005379); 2. 66L (article number depending on the colour of lamp shade: RFM-004 Bar code: 5999547 005294; RFM-005; RFM-006).

Country of origin: Republic of Korea

Alert submitted by: Hungary