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

Alert number: A12/0380/19

Product:  Self-balancing scooter (Hoverboard)

Name: Smolt board 8.0 Classic V2

Batch number / Barcode:  8C02000073

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Brand: Smolt & Co

Type / number of model:  420020

Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
The product has insufficient resistance to moisture.
Water may therefore come into contact with live parts, leading to electric shock or fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335-1.

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

Description:  2-wheeled self-balancing scooter (hoverboard) packaged in a rectangular cardboard box with a handle on the top.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: France