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

Alert number: A12/0632/18

Product: Children's car seat

Name: DUALFIX

Batch number / Barcode: The child car seats affected were sold between 3 November 2017 and 22 March 2018 (the DUALFIX i-SIZE child car seat is not affected by this measure).

Risk level: Serious

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Brand: Britax-Römer

Type / number of model: Type-approval number: E11 - 041518; type: child car seat for group 0+/1 approved under ECE R44/04;

Risk type: Injuries
There might be hairline cracks in both seat shell mountings.
In the event of an accident, this could lead to the child seat shell detaching from the base causing injuries to the child and vehicle passengers.

The product does not comply with UN/ECE Regulation No 44-04.

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

Company recall page: 

Description: Children's car seat for ages 0+/1.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Cyprus, France, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden