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

Alert number: 0891/09

Product:  Girl's clothing set - Girl's jacket and bib overalls

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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Glass house

Type / number of model:  Z903

Risk type: Strangulation
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of cords in the hood of the jacket.
The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

Description:  Children’s sets for girls consisting of two parts – bib overalls and a jacket. The overalls have shoulder straps, a small zip and embroidery in the right section – 2 flowers in pink and yellow, a white background and a green leaf. The jacket is in various colours – pink, red, dark pink. It has cords sewn into the hood. The jacket is fastened with a hook-and-loop fastener and a zip which is covered with a flap on which there are 2 decorative buttons with ribbons and embroidery. There are labels with an inscription in a foreign language: “Glass house”, model Z903, 65% polyester, 35% cotton. The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Bulgaria