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

Alert number: 1388/09

Product:  Power sockets


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Edusky

Type / number of model:  1. Enchufe doble: 5588579412035, 2. Enchufe sin tapa: 5588579411984, and 3. Enchufe: 5588579412073

Risk type: Electric shock
The products pose a risk of electric shock because:

- the holes in the sockets are not sufficiently elastic to ensure appropriate contact pressure with the pins of the plugs,

- the covers are not fastened at two points with a screw or other method.

The products do not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the national standard UNE 20315.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

Description:  Three different, individually wrapped, power sockets: one is a double socket, another has a cover and the other two are single sockets without a cover. They are individually presented in a transparent blister pack, the cardboard part of the packaging carries the brand, the statement "Made in P.R.C.", the CE mark and 16 A/250V. On the back of the packaging there are the importer's details, the CE mark, the brand and the barcode.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Spain