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

Alert number: 1156/08

Product:  Frost protection convector


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: EWT

Type / number of model:  Clima 404 TL

Risk type: Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because the plug dimensions are non-compliant (the coating is missing) and thus it is possible to touch live parts of the plug.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60884.

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

Description:  Wall-mounted metal convector, colour: beige, intended to increase room temperature when temperature falls below zero. Power connection is a flexible cord. Parameters: 230V AC, 500W, class of protection II. The product is packed in a cardboard box with a picture of the product, dimensions 10 x 27 x 25cm.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Czech Republic