Three-way electrical adaptor

Recall published
2007-06-11
Brand
Product title
Three-way electrical adaptor
Product description
The product is white of 0,075 kg weight, packaged in a transparent bag closed with a card. Marking on the product concerning rated values for power supply: 16A/250V, on the sockets 10A/250V; 2,5A/250V, on the card 250V~, 3x250V~, S16A max with the text "the appliance complies with electrical safety".
Risk
This product poses a serious risk of fire because: - during the test, the product has changed resulting in a damage of insulating material protecting current-carrying parts, which may cause a direct contact with the current-carrying parts. The product is made from the material not resistant to heat; - the values provided on the product are not suitable for the current-carrying capacity and voltage; - marking of the product is missing. One incident has been reported. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standards.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Sales ban and information to consumers ordered by the authorities
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type EF-7, EAN 8594043070042
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0573/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Slovakia

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