Portable electric heater

Recall published
2006-12-25
Brand
Product title
Portable electric heater
Product description
Category: Heating appliances Product: Portable electric heater Brand: LACO Type/number of model: LACO HT-503 fan heater and LACO NP200M ceramic radiator
Risk
This product poses a serious risk of electric shock due to accessibility of live parts. During testing, the product did not comply with the mechanical resistance requirement of the relevant European standard EN 60335. Following a shock test with impact energy of 0,5J, the air entry grill broke, letting the test finger come into contact with live parts.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the distributor
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
Belgium
RAPEX Reference
0007/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
France

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