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

Alert number: A12/1294/13

Product:  Girls' bikini

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Leonado

Type / number of model:  ART: 213-A TG: 9/10 ANNI

Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries due to the presence of functional cords in the neck and waist area which are too long.

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:  Multicoloured (green-white-red) bikini for girls between 9-10 years old. The swimsuit can be tied and adjusted with functional cords that have free ends in the neck and in the back area. Also, in the waist area, the garment is designed with drawstrings, with free ends, the length of which are 275 mm.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Cyprus