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

Alert number: A12/0401/19

Product:  Safety Belts

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Seat belts manufactured between 2008 and 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: BWD

Type / number of model:  E4-16R-0643460, E4-16R-0643461, E4-16R-0643462, E4-16R-0644422, E4-16R-0644463, E4-16R-0644470, E4-16R-0645463; , Type-approval numbers: E4-16R-040053, E4-16R-0434208, E4-16R-0436201, E4-16R-0436202, E4-16R-0436203, E4-16R-0436311, E4-16R-0641300, E4-16R-0641373, E4-16R-0642270, , Types: BWD-A2,BWD-A2-04,BWD-A2-06,BWD-A2-08,BWD-A2-12,BWD-A2-130,BWD-A2-132,BWD-A2-16,BWD-B1,BWD-B2,BWD-B2-13,BWD-B2-14,BWD-S,BWD-S1-02

Risk type: Injuries
The seatbelts do not comply with the type approval and the buckle is not sufficiently strong.
The buckle can break in the event of impact caused by a crash. As a consequence, users could suffer injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard UNECE R16.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Two-point belt fitted with retractor, three-point belt fitted with retractor, lap belt fitted with retractor, special type belt.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands