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

Alert number: A12/1373/14

Product:  Boys' trousers

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: 888 Fashion

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Injuries
The drawstring on the lower hems of the trousers could become trapped and cause injuries.

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:  Red checked trousers intended for children up to 4 years old with red drawstrings at the lower edge of the garment. Composition: Cotton 95%, Elastane 5%. The label indicates that the product is made in Italy. This is false.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Cyprus