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

Alert number: A12/0810/19

Product:  Lighting chain


Batch number / Barcode:  1 814925 888811

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting chains


Type / number of model:  R14925-11

Risk type: Burns, Electric shock, Fire
The cable is not properly insulated and anchored and it is too thin. The dimensions of the plug are substantially less than required.
The cable could overheat, burning the user or leading to a fire. A user might touch the live parts and suffer 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Lighting chain with 20 non-replaceable LED lamps with plastic moon and star casing. Packaging: colourful cardboard box

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary