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

Alert number: A12/0530/17

Product:  Driving system

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  The components were manufactured between December 2009 and March 2017.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Joysteer

Type / number of model:  JS-DP

Risk type: Injuries
Sudden failure of the counterforce on the joystick could occur, leading to over-steering. This could lead to loss of control of the vehicle.

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

Description:  Electronic driving system for people with physical disabilities.

Country of origin: Switzerland

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden