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

Alert number: A12/0908/19

Product:  Log splitter

Name: Fast log splitter

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Machinery

Brand: Preeco

Type / number of model:  7T

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Injuries
The two hand control does not function adequately. Thus the user may take his/her hand(s) in the splitting zone while using the machine. Furthermore, the emergency stop does not stop all movement, it stops only the engine. / The user's hand(s) may get caught in between the moving pressure plate/log and the splitting wedge of the machine, leading to injury.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

Description:  Kinetic log splitter. The product was sold online.

Packaging description: 

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Finland