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

Alert number: 1170/08

Product:  Children's boots


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Giolan

Type / number of model:  6029-HX306-2

Risk type: Choking, Injuries
The product poses a risk of:

- choking because of the pearl decoration which may easily detach,

- injuries as the cords may easily detach from the boot causing the child to trip.

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

Description:  Girl's boots made of black, leather and artificial fur, with an artificial fur insole marked "Giolan" and a plastic sole. On the outer part of the boot is a decoration made of cord and pearls and a metal buckle. Size: 25.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary