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

Alert number: A12/1352/18

Product:  Travel plug adaptor

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  5291301182112

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  18-211

Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
The product does not provide protection for users due to the absence of shutters on live parts. Moreover, it does not have a fuse.
Users could therefore touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. Also, there is no fuse for over-current protection, which could lead to a fire.

The product does not comply with the standard BS 1363.

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

Description:  White travel plug adaptor with 3 pins.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Cyprus