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

Alert number: A12/0145/17

Product: Screw

Name: Spanplatten-Schraube

Batch number / Barcode: Unknown

Risk level: Serious

Category: Other

Brand: BTS

Type / number of model: 1006-06018015

Risk type: Injuries
The screw does not have sufficient mechanical strength and could fail under load. People could consequently be injured by the collapse of the building or by falling components. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Construction Products Regulation and the relevant European standard EN 14592.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description: Yellow, galvanized screw with cut-tip, for use in load bearing timber structures, 6 x 180 mm.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Austria