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

Alert number: A12/0591/18

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Insignia B

Batch number / Barcode:  Model year: 2018

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Opel

Type / number of model:  EC-type approval numbers: e8*2007/46*0264*00, e8*2007/46*0264*01, e8*2007/46*0264*02, e8*2007/46*0264*03, e8*2007/46*0264*04, e8*2007/46*0264*05.

Risk type: Injuries
The outer rear seat-belts may be incorrectly routed at the anchor point.
In case of a frontal collision, this could lead to a higher load than that for which the belt system is designed, or allow the passenger to slip underneath the seat-belt.

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

Description:  Passenger car- Recall code: 18-C-031 (E181800610).

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Portugal

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands