Rechargeable torch

Recall published
2007-03-05
Brand
Product title
Rechargeable torch with built-in thermometer
Product description
Risk
This product poses a risk of electric shock because: - it is possible to touch live components with test probe; - there is insufficient protection against accidental contact with metallic components, which are only separated from live components by primary insulation; - the product failed the dielectric test between live components and accessible metal components; - the appliance’s outer casing does not guarantee a level of protection against moisture consistent with its classification; - the appliance does not withstand damp conditions likely to arise during normal use; - the appliance failed the dielectric strength test; - the appliance failed the voltage test on the pins; - Class II appliances containing Class III components must be constructed in such a way that the insulation between components operating at safety extra-low voltage and other live components meets the requirements for double insulation or reinforced insulation; - the plug on the appliance does not comply with standard; - soldered joints are used, with no additional securing device; - the appliance failed the ball pressure test. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335-1.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market
Batch number / barcode
Model number
YK-218
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0250/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Spain

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