Bicycle child seat – Kitty Back Grey

Recall published
2007-06-04
Brand
Product title
Bicycle child seat – Kitty Back Grey
Product description
It is a bike seat for children up to 7 years old and weight up to 22 kg. The seat is intended to be installed in the back of a bicycle. The seat is made of grey coloured plastic. At the back of the seat there are marks: “b” (from bellelli), date of production 5/05, “TÜV Product set” and pictograms “not to leave the child in a seat on the bike” and “use the helmet while being carrying in a bike seat”.
Risk
This product does not comply with the European standard for child seats EN 14344 on the following points: - during tests the backrest of the seat deformed and broke and sharp edges became accessible; - the clamping screw is placed between child’s legs and sticks out over the seat which can cause injuries to a child; - the clamping screw has insufficient protection against loosening which can result in collapsing of a child and driver of the bicycle; - dimensions of the seat are inappropriate. According to the standard, a bicycle seat should have at least 400 mm high backrest, while this product has only 335 mm. This incompliance can lead to head and neck injuries.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Bar code
8 020092 070059
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Italy
RAPEX Reference
0525/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Poland

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