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

Alert number: A12/1825/18

Product:  Mains extension lead

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  8805786159193

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Gi-Star

Type / number of model:  15919

Risk type: Electric shock
The plug and the socket give the impression that the product is earthed, whilst it is not. The socket outlets are not protected by shutters.
The user could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884-1.

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

Description:  Outdoor extension lead, 30m long. The product has been sold online (in particular via Amazon).

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Italy