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

Alert number: A11/0025/18

Product: Electric kettle

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode: January 2013 - June 2017

Risk level: Other

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: KitchenAid

Type / number of model: Model: 5KEK1722BOB Serial number range: YA302***** to YA724*****, Model: 5KEK1722BER Serial number range: YA302***** to YA724***** , Model: 5KEK1722BSX Serial number range: YA302***** to YA724*****, Other EU Models: 5KEK1722EAC; 5KEK1722EER; 5KEK1722EOB; 5KEK1722ESX , Switzerland Models: 5KEK1722SAC; 5KEK1722SER; 5KEK1722SOB; 5KEK1722SSX , UK & Ireland Models: Model: 5KEK1722BAC Serial number range: YA302***** to YA724*****

Risk type: Burns
The handle of the kettle can separate from the kettle body.
Water could consequently splash out of the top of the kettle.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Company recall page: 

Description: Cordless electric kettle 1.7L, in various colours.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia