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

Alert number: A12/1198/14

Product:  Girls' bikini

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Hello Girl

Type / number of model:  P123 STYLE

Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries due to the presence of free-end halter neck cords and drawstrings that are tied at the back of bikini. It also poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of functional cords in the waist area.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN-14682.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Girls' bikini, red with blue and white stripes, and two cords, one on each part of the garment. Sold without any packaging. Size 7/8.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Spain