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

Alert number: A12/0779/16

Product:  Universal travel adaptors


Batch number / Barcode:  5998282180778

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment


Type / number of model:  332003 (ADD-05B)

Risk type: Electric shock
Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug is possible, leaving the free, remaining live pin - or the partially plugged pin of the plug - accessible. In addition, while it is possible to insert devices of Class I protection into the socket-outlet part of the adaptor, the protective earth circuit continuity is then interrupted.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  The set includes three separate adaptors with white plastic casing with markings: EU; UK; US/AU. All of them can be plugged into each other. Dimensions (approx): 57.4 mm x 50 mm x 40 mm (in coupled condition). Technical parameters: 110-250V~, 50-60Hz, max. 6A, 2500W, IPX0", Class II. (on the packaging) and "250V~3A, 125V~6A"; IP20 (on the products). Packaging: blister and plastic box

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary