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

Alert number: A12/00006/19

Product:  Electric shaver

Name: Rechargeable Shaver

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Kemei

Type / number of model:  KM-2801

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Electric shock
The mains plug does not properly fit in the socket and its casing can be easily detached. While plugging or unplugging the charger, the casing might open, leaving live parts accessible and increasing the risk of the user receiving an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Rechargeable battery powered hand-held shaver fitted with a C2 appliance inlet and supplied with a separate mains to C1 charging cable. The product is packed in a black cardboard box and was also sold online (in particular via eBAY).

Packaging description: 

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland