Mobile phone charger

Recall published
2008-02-25
Brand
  • FS Accessories
Product title
Mobile phone charger
Product description
Mobile phone battery chargers (various) in individual cardboard boxes. All marked ‘FS Accessories High Quality Travel Charger’.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock due to : - lack of double insulation. - live and neutral parts are only 0.9 mm apart (standard requires min 2 mm). - insufficient wiring and non-secured soldering likely to cause a short circuit. - inadequate construction. One catastrophic failure reported. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Various travel chargers marked with GX30, or MYC-2, or NOK, or CST13, as if compatible with various mobile phones
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
0289/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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