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

Alert number: A12/1692/16

Product:  Sunglasses


Batch number / Barcode:  5 999517 231012

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: OK Sunglasses

Type / number of model:  A78342

Risk type: Damage to sight
The transmission of UV light is too high. Consequently, the sunglasses do not protect the eyes sufficiently from the harmful effects of UV light.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive.

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

Description:  Red-framed sunglasses with marking: “CAT.3 MAX UV Protection CE”. The product is sold with an attached cardboard label.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary