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

Alert number: A12/0857/18

Product:  Pull-along toy

Name: Bimbosfera-kotek

Batch number / Barcode:  4810344054456

Risk level: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Polesie

Type / number of model:  Art. 54456

Risk type: Choking, Strangulation
A small part (the plastic handle) may detach from the toy. The cord attached to the toy is too long.
A child may put the small part in the mouth and choke on it and the cord can wrap around the child's neck without the child being able to remove it, causing strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Plastic cat-shaped pull-along toy with a cord and a plastic handle attached to it. Mounted on 4 wheels. Packaging: net bag

Country of origin: Belarus

Alert submitted by: Poland

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Latvia