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

Alert number: A12/1035/18

Product:  Travel adapter

Name: Travel Adapter with USB

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Electric shock
Two plugs (euro and UK) can be opened at the same time and are connected electrically.
If one of the plugs is inserted in a socket, the user could touch the pins of the other plug and receive an electric shock.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Cube-shaped travel adapter (6.5 cm x 5.5 cm x 4.5 cm), foldable euro-plug, foldable USA/AUS and UK plug. Universal socket - 2 USB charging sockets on the upper side.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany