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

Alert number: A12/0960/19

Product:  Bus

Name: Setra S431 DT, S516 HD/2

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between April 2016 and May 2017. Recall code: 68.74U19042A

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: EvoBus

Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0013, e1*2007/46*1133; types: 410 01, 410 02

Risk type: Injuries
On the top deck of double-decker vehicles the first two-seater row after the single seat is not equipped with safety belts.
In the event of an accident there is a higher risk of injury because passengers not wearing a seat belt are no longer restrained by seats in front of them and may thus injure other passengers.

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

Description:  Bus under recall code: 68.74U19042A

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany