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

Alert number: A12/1738/16

Product:  Laser pointer

Name: High Power Blue Laser Pointer

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Laser pointers

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Damage to sight
The laser beam is too powerful and could cause damage to sight.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

Description:  Black laser pointer in an aluminium case with accessories. Measured laser output: 1800 mW.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany