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

Alert number: A12/1876/17

Product:  Plastic toy

Name: Horse

Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 590779157577

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Playme

Type / number of model:  Art. No. OTG0871381; SM7000

Risk type: Choking
The warning on the toy conflicts with its intended use. The shape and size of the ponies are indeed suitable for small children who could put them in the mouth and choke on them.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Set of six ponies made of soft rubber-like material. On the bottom of each toy there is a sound producing element which is activated when the toy is squeezed. Packed in a net bag.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Poland