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

Alert number: A12/1733/16

Product:  Girls' bikini

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  996091100004

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: FOX

Type / number of model:  ART: KAS16-90702 STYLE: 996061

Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
The cords in the neck and back areas can become trapped, causing strangulation and injuries to children.

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:  Blue (navy) bikini with halter neck cords and cords to be tied in the back area of the garment. Sample size: 4 (100-108 cm)

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Cyprus