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

Alert number: A12/0383/19

Product:  Playpen

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  PAR-348787, The affected products were sold between 31 August 2018 and the start of October 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment


Type / number of model:  ‘Juliette’ (pink); ‘Malice’ (red); ‘Romeo’ (green); ‘Sagesse’ (grey).

Risk type: Injuries
Fabric at the inner corners of the playpen creates a foothold, which is too close to the bottom barrier.
A child may step on the foothold and climb over the top of the playpen, leading to a fall.

The product does not comply with the and the relevant European standard EN 12227.

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

Description:  Foldable baby’s playpen made of metal and fabric in different colours depending on the model (green, grey, pink or red). It is sold in a bag.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: France