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

Alert number: 0871/09

Product:  Children's trousers


Batch number / Barcode:  8717567219968

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Ducky Mini Beau

Type / number of model:  E581085-661

Risk type: Choking
The product poses a risk of choking because the card label sewn onto the outside lower leg can be detached with a force of 60N. The label could be swallowed by a child which may induce vomiting and lead to choking and/or serious illness.

The product does not comply with the national standard BS 7907.

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

Description:  Children’s light pink trousers consisting of a drawstring, 3 pockets, a zip, a metal fastener, six sewn-on labels and a card label attached with a cord marked with the article number, colour, size 50/56 (for a child of 0–3 months) and the price.

Country of origin: The Netherlands

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland