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

Alert number: A12/0930/19

Product:  LED lighting chain/ string

Name: 30M 24V LED String Light

Batch number / Barcode:  M010000000000200083

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting chains

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  EK211

Risk type: Electric shock
The flasher cover can easily be removed and the cables are not properly anchored, giving access to live parts.
A user might therefore 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 taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

Description:  30M string light, 24V with violet coloured LED's with a white plug and white control box. Packaged in plain brown box with barcode and short description. The product was sold online.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom