Products from March 2010 - Unsafe Products

Toy gun – Shocking gun

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Gadget with laser pointer and shock generator. The article looks like a pistol with a revolving drum magazine (of revolver type) approximately 10 cm long and is copper-coloured, with a silver-coloured…

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Room fragrances – Rush Liquid Incense

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Room odouriser, sold in a yellow bottle containing 9 ml of product. The product name, “RUSH liquid incense”, is printed in red over a red lightning bolt. The words “PPP Power…

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Swing set – Tacoma Adventure Playset

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Wooden play centres packed in boxes for self assembly. Danger Injuries The product poses a risk of injuries because examination of the support frame and horizontal frame of the item, which…

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Passenger car – JEEP Wrangler

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

The recall applies only to the above vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission. See attached list of VIN numbers. Danger Fire The product poses a risk of fire because the transmission…

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Passenger car – Dodge Nitro

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

The recall concerns vehicles built through 29 June 2007. See attached list of VIN numbers. Danger Injuries The product poses a risk of injuries because the windshield wipers on the affected…

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Soft toy – Reindeer with horn

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

A stuffed, soft toy reindeer coloured green. The reindeer has horns and silver spangles. The toy is sold without packaging. Danger Choking The product poses a risk of choking due to…

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Soft toy – Green frog

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

A soft toy shaped as a frog coloured green with a checked bow in black and white. The toy is sold without packaging. Danger Choking The product poses a risk of…

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Puzzle mat

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Foam floor puzzle with letters in various colours. The product is sold in clear plastic with CE-marking . Danger Choking The product poses a risk of choking due to presence of…

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Doll

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Doll (height: 31.5 cm) with accessories sold in an open pink box. The accessories are: a pacifier, a rattle and a dog. Danger Choking The product poses a risk of choking…

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Travel adaptor

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Power supply unit (230V->5V) for USB. Danger Electric shock The product poses a risk of electric shock because the clearances/creepage distances in the mains transformer between the primary and the secondary…

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