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

Alert number: A12/1208/15

Product:  Children's sweatshirt

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items


Type / number of model:  Y-5603-TPL

Risk type: Strangulation
The drawstring with free ends in the hood can become trapped during various activities of a child, causing strangulation.

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

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

Description:  Children’s sweatshirt with hood, zip-fastener and kangaroo pockets. The product is decorated with the inscription: “OPEN HOUSE”. The product is available in black, red, blue and orange. Sizes: 134, 140, 146, 152, 158, 164.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary