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

Alert number: A12/1504/16

Product: Travel plug adaptor

Name: UNIVERSAL POWER PLUG ADAPTER WITH A USB PORT

Batch number / Barcode: 5 901867 124524

Risk level: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: GTV

Type / number of model: AE-TA1USB-00

Risk type: Electric shock
Single-pole insertion of a plug is possible leaving the live part of the free remaining pin accessible. The contact pressure of the internal electrical connections is transmitted by thermoplastic which could deform compromising the electrical insulation. Devices which need to be earthed can be connected but there is no earth circuit continuity. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standards EN 60950 and IEC 60884.

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

Description: Travel plug adaptor, in three parts, with USB output. Packaging: cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary