Weekly overview report of RAPEX notifications

Week 22 - 2004

No. Notifying Member States Product
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Danger Measures adopted by
notifying country
01 Spain

Bicycle accessories

- Shimano bicycle pedal cleat.

Model: SM-SH92 compatible with six Shimano pedal models (SPF-R models PD-7700, PD-7701, PD-6600, PD-6601, PD-5500 and R535

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If the rear protrusion tab on the cleat is damaged, the cyclist may be unable to disengage the foot from the pedal. Withdrawal from sale and product recall by the SHIMANO INC 3-77 Oimatsucho, Sakai, Osaka (Japan) & authorised representatives: SHIMANO EUROPA Industrieweg, 24 NL-8071 CT Nunspeet, Netherlands
02 Germany

Hair clippers.

Brand: "Multi-Cut".

Manufacturer or producer unknown.

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Electric shock. Internal wires can come into contact with the moving metal parts. The product failed the mechanical strength test and the product failed the high voltage test. Warnings and instructions are not available in German. The product is incorrectly labelled. Withdrawal from market ordered by the Authorities.