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

Alert number: A12/0508/17

Product:  Carbon monoxide detector


Batch number / Barcode:  8718868450104; ELC51010696

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Elbes

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Asphyxiation
The product is not marked with the recommended maximum lifetime and does not have the warning to read the instructions carefully before operating or servicing. It may fail to detect dangerous concentrations of carbon monoxide.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 50291.

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

Description:  Mains-powered carbon monoxide detector in white plastic housing, packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands