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

Alert number: 1076/08

Product:  Furniture luminaire


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting equipment


Type / number of model:  REGA 21 number: 5002199, EAN code: 5905148044419

Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
The product poses a risk of :

1. fire, because :

- during the glow wire test burning did not stop within 30 seconds after removal of the glow wire,

- at a temperature of 125ْC the diameter of impress by ball is more than 5 mm (maximum should be 2 mm),

2. electric shock, because:

- the plug and socket outlets do not comply with the national system.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

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

Description:  The product is a white luminaire with marking on the name plate: BRILUM, model REGA 21, 230V/ 50Hz, T5(G5), 21W, IP 20, F and CE marks, and information about the origin of the product in Polish and English languages. It is packed in a cardboard box marked "BRILUM" and "REGA 21", with a picture of the product and a transparent plastic opening.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Slovakia