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

Alert number: A12/0018/18

Product:  Bus

Name: A3, AG3, AGG3

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2005 and 2013.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Van Hool

Type / number of model:  Approval No: e6*2007/46*0021*03; national U/70164, U/70077, 97/1143; Individual approval type: 30XB, 3X0B, 318, 324

Risk type: Injuries
When the door action mechanism is disconnected from the power supply, the inward-swinging door has no obstacle detection device via the pressure-wave switch.
There is a greater risk of injury when getting into or stepping out of the bus. Passengers could be trapped in the door.

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

Description:  Bus

Country of origin: Belgium

Alert submitted by: Germany