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

Alert number: 0882/09

Product:  Toy police set - Police material

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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  No. 234

Risk type: Suffocation

The product poses a risk of suffocation due to the arrows with suction cups. The arrows fit entirely into the small parts cylinder and may be easily swallowed by children.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Sales ban ordered by the authorities.

Description:  Police set consisting of a revolver, arrows, knife, hand grenade, telephone, target and handcuffs. Packed in a blister pack and marked: “WARNING CHOKING HAZARD, small parts, Not for children under 3 years” in English.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Norway