Weekly overview report of RAPEX notifications

Week 11 - 2004

No. Notifying Member States Product
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Danger Measures adopted by
notifying country
01 Germany Electric lighting "Disco Party Light Set" - disco lights, light organ
Model number: 6804801, EAN 4710723521527
Risk of electrical shock: it is possible to touch the live parts of the product (plug when it is put into the non-standard socket on the control unit for the light organ; microphone housing of the control unit).

The "disco party light set" which was examined has a considerable number of safety-related defects in a number of areas which contravene applicable safety rules.
Cessation of placing on the market by the retailer.
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02 Sweden Toys, Soft filled doll, Christmas decorations

Snowman with nesting box.
Risk of suffocation. The dolls contain detachable small parts, sharp parts, etc. that are very dangerous if a child ingests them. Withdrawal from sale.
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03 Sweden Toys, Soft filled doll, Christmas decorations

Santa Claus with Christmas present bag.
Risk of suffocation. The dolls contain detachable small parts, sharp parts, etc. that are very dangerous if a child ingests them. Withdrawal from sale.
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04 Sweden Toys, Soft filled doll, Christmas decorations

Elk with Christmas present bag
Risk of suffocation. The dolls contain detachable small parts, sharp parts, etc. that are very dangerous if a child ingests them. Withdrawal from sale.
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05 Ireland Party Toys
Brand: Loot Bag Value Pack. Model 397030 401
Barcode: 048419336471
The ring and part of the spinning top pose a choking hazard. The spinning top comes apart easily and a small part poses a choking hazard. The whistle has sharp edges. There are no warnings or age indications on the product. Voluntary withdrawal from the market in Ireland.
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