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

Alert number: A12/0947/18

Product:  Children's fancy-dress costume

Name: Lordliness king

Batch number / Barcode:  B-0057

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Gift Tower

Type / number of model:  M - 110-120 cm

Risk type: Strangulation
There are cords with free ends in the neck area of the fancy-dress costume.
These can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 14682.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description:  Child's king costume comprised of a sash, trousers, crown, shirt and cape. The costume is identified as "M" size - 110 to 120 cm. It is packed in a plastic bag with a cardboard sleeve, with a photograph of a child in the costume.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom