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

Alert number: A12/1502/17

Product: Fidget spinner

Name: Gyro Spinner

Batch number / Barcode: 0798003064562

Risk level: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model: 396-11

Risk type: Chemical, Injuries
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are easily accessible. Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users

Description: Fidget spinner with LED lights, supplied in a cardboard box with window.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany