Week 36 - 2004
|No.||Notifying Member States||Product
(Click on the photo to enlarge)
|Danger||Measures adopted by
|Risk of electric shock; several connecting leads have only basic insulation. The lamp does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards.||Voluntary discontinuation of marketing by the retailers.|
Honda XL 1000cc
(1000V/VA) and XL
Chassis number in
|Risk of injury; the side-stand cut-out mechanism does not cut the ignition and allows riders to drive off with the side-stand in the lowest position where it may hit the ground with possibility of accident.||Voluntary corrective action by the distributor; information of dealers and owners.|
plate with handle
(ARDES/CICO Art. 35,
|Risk of electrical shock or fire; excessive temperatures raised in different parts of the appliance and absence of a cord anchorage avoiding strain and twisting of the supply cord. The heating plate does not comply with the relevant European standards.||Voluntary recall of the product.|
|Risk of injury; in case of accident the windscreen fixation joint may not be strong enough to maintain the windscreen in place.||Voluntary corrective action by the distributor; information of retailers and owners.|
television (Grundig -
Tharus 110, PW
GBB2300; EAN code:
|Risk of injury; following certain installations under specific temperatures, the front pane of glass may become detached due to poor adhesion and break.||Voluntary corrective action by the distributor; information of consumers and distribution network.|
sorts of car ski
carriers to be
magnetically fixed on
Risk of injury; the load and the accessory can slide from the roof of the vehicle with a risk of accident. The products do not comply with the relevant draft international standard (ISO/DIS).
|Voluntary recall of the products and request for corrective action by the authorities.|
models of gas novelty
objects, parts of
human beings and
Risk of burns and fire; the toy-appearance is likely to be attractive to children. The risk of burns is increased by the absence of any labelling or instruction as to how the flame is produced which can lead to accidental ignition if children play with the lighters.
|Withdrawal form the market ordered by the authorities.|
Camel (Pia Holland -
5482 TL SCHIJNDEL.).
of suffocation due to
the release of small
parts and to the
presence of sharp
Voluntary corrective action by the distributor.
Risk of injury and/or scratching; the exposed upper edges of the bed's sides are sharp and the rungs have a rough surface. The beds do not comply with the relevant European standards.
Voluntary withdrawal from the EU market by the retailer and interruption of the production by the producer.