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

Alert number: A12/1975/18

Product:  Power supply

Name: AC/DC Adaptor

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  0910

Risk type: Burns, Electric shock, Fire
The creepage and clearance distances are too small and the connections to the live and neutral pins is inadequate.
The product may short-circuit and overheat, leading to fire and users may touch live parts of the product, leading to an electric shock.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

Description:  Black plastic adaptor in a plain white cardboard box

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom