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

Alert number: A12/1706/16

Product:  LED floodlight

Name: LED Outdoor Light

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Electric shock
The earth conductor is not connected to accessible live metal parts. The cables are not properly secured against pulling and twisting and the wire ends can be pulled out easily. The PVC cables do not protect sufficiently against water penetration. As a result of these defects, the user could touch live parts during normal use.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

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

Description:  LED floodlight with a 20 cm long, double PVC insulated, 3-core mains lead with free wire ends for mains connection. The product is intended for outdoor use. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Hungary