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

Alert number: 1729/10

Product:  Bath mat - Tesco Value Bath Mat


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Other

Brand: Tesco

Type / number of model:  Barcode 5051140803261

Risk type: Injuries
The product poses a risk of injuries due to the danger of broken bones and bruising from slipping.
4 incidents reported.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary stop of sales and recall from consumers by the retailer. (By: Other)

Description:  Cream coloured bath mat. Packed rolled up with white, red and blue “value range” packaging. Product dimensions approximately 720 x 360 mm. Instructions for use are included on the packaging.

Country of origin: Italy

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland