Thermal Belt

Recall published
2007-04-23
Brand
  • MAXCARE
Product title
Thermal Belt
Product description
Warming flexible belt for loosing weight. The product is packed in red cardboard box, with the picture of a man and a woman wearing the belt. The belt is silver coloured, with a black part, pointing a measure of the waist’s perimeter of the user. Technical characteristics: 230 V, 50 Hz.
Risk
This product poses a risk of burns and electric shock because: - it does not meet requirements concerning dampness; - it does not meet requirements concerning electrical insulation; - it exceeds the maximum value leakage current 0,5 mA; - the thermal element is not adequately fixed. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal from the market and information to consumers ordered by the authorities
Batch number / barcode
Model number
MAXCARE Thermal Belt, type MC0150
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0388/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Greece

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