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

Alert number: A12/0678/17

Product:  LED plant light


Batch number / Barcode:  Serial number: X000N1EMA3

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Electric shock
The mains cable is not properly attached and could easily detach. The electrical insulation is inadequate. As a result, the user could touch live parts and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  The LED plant light, weighing 750 g, is in the form of a 330 mm x 330 mm picture with an aluminium frame and operates using mains voltage. The 'picture' consists of an aluminium board on to which 15 rows of 15 SMD LEDs are soldered; these light up blue, red or white. The mains cable is soldered directly on to the board, which bears the inscription 'PL08-GS45B-225SMD2835V230A2 (230 V AC)'.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany