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

Alert number: A12/0471/18

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Type approval - E9-05.1810, Batches 23 and 24. Serial numbers ranging from 34.842.801 to 34.849.200

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Qtech / ZPF

Type / number of model:  Q998/DP998

Risk type: Injuries
The impact absorption capacity of the helmet is insufficient
In the event of an impact, users may suffer head injuries.

The product does not comply with the ECE regulation No. 22.05.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

Description:  Motorcycle flip-up front helmet with double visor. Helmet comes in various colours.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece, The Netherlands