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

Alert number: INFO/00071/20

Product:  Child bicycle seat

Name: Bicycle Gear, Children's front bicycle seat

Barcode:  8711252142487
Batch number:  2014107

Type of alert: Other

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Brand: A.I.&E., bq

Type / number of model:  BG-6, Item No.14248

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Entrapment, Injuries
The effectiveness and closure of the restraint system are inadequate. The child could consequently fall out of the seat when the cyclist brakes sharply or the closure might open accidentally or by the child and the child could fall. There are gaps and openings accessible. A small child may put the fingers inside and become trapped. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14344.

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

Description:  Front (C-15 type) child seat for bicycles, made from black plastic material. The product was also sold online.

Packaging description: 

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Latvia