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

Alert number: A12/1795/19

Product:  Travel adaptor

Name: UNIVERSAL TRAVEL ADAPTOR

Batch number / Barcode:  5 995858 142925

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  931D /14292

Risk type: Electric shock
The dimension of the openable Europe plug is significantly smaller than required. Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug into the adaptor is possible. If one of the pins is inserted in a socket, the user could touch the pins of the other plug.
Furthermore, the product has a protection class II plug and therefore no earth connection. However, an appliance of protection class I (which should be earthed) may be connected to the device and would consequently not be earthed.
The user could touch live parts and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard IEC 60884.

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

Description:  White universal travel adaptor with two USB connections. Packaging: cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary