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

Alert number: A12/0191/17

Product:  Electric planer

Name: Professional Power Tool Solutions

Batch number / Barcode:  Lot 60088200. Manufactured in 2016.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Machinery

Brand: Metabo

Type / number of model:  Ho 0882

Risk type: Cuts
The protective guard does not fully cover the blades on the side of the planer or the unused part of the cutting head.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60745.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Description:  Power tool (planer).

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: France

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Finland, Slovenia