Electrical heater – warm air blower

Recall published
2007-05-14
Brand
Product title
Electrical heater – warm air blower
Product description
Orange coloured electrical heater (blow-fire) in a shape of a pinecone, packed in sky blue coloured cardboard box, with the picture of the product. Technical characteristics: 220V, 50 Hz, 800W
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock and burns because it does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive on the following points: - the plug is not of the type F “Schuko”, which is being used in Greece, although it can be fixed in the corresponding sockets; - it does not bear any instructions of use in Greek; - the distance between the bars of the “pinecone” is too big and a user (especially a child) can access the heating element. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities and information to consumers
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0457/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Greece

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