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

Alert number: A12/0571/16

Product:  Travel plug adapter

Name: Adaptador Europeo

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Narken

Type / number of model:  Ref 9625

Risk type: Electric shock
It is possible to insert one pin of a plug in one hole of the live socket while the other live pin of the plug remains accessible. If the user touches the live accessible pin they would get an electric shock.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

Description:  Plug adaptor for UK plugs, packaged in a blister pack.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Spain

Products were found and measures were taken also in: United Kingdom