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

Alert number: A12/0999/17

Product:  Travel plug adapter

Name: AC Travel Adapter with USB Ports

Batch number / Barcode:  20160722-1C, 3700224755942

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: MCL

Type / number of model:  PS-UNI/1UZ

Risk type: Electric shock
The clearances and creepage distances between the primary and secondary circuits are too small. Different sets of pins can be extended at the same time, resulting in live pins being accessible. The holes in the sockets are not protected by shutters.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

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

Description:  Travel plug adapter, with USB outputs, packaged in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: Taiwan

Alert submitted by: France