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

Alert number: 1392/09

Product:  Children's sweatshirt - Michelle Long Sweat


Batch number / Barcode:  5700491480170

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Hummel

Type / number of model:  Style no: 38291

Risk type: Strangulation
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of functional drawstrings in the
neck of the sweatshirt.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

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

Description:  Orange sweatshirt with purple stripes and a drawstring around the neck. The drawstring is attached at the back of the neck.

Country of origin: Turkey

Alert submitted by: Denmark

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Norway, Sweden