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

Alert number: A12/0070/17

Product:  Safety gate for children

Name: Klemm - und Schraubgitter Basic

Batch number / Barcode:  4013283462218

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Brand: Reer

Type / number of model:  Klemm - und Schraubgitter Basic,

Risk type: Injuries
The fixing mechanism of the gate is inadequate and fails to hold it in position, with the result that the gate can come loose and may cause children to fall down stairs.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1930.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users

Description:  Child safety barrier in wood and metal.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Croatia

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Slovakia, Slovenia