Vacuum cleaner - DC05 Motorhead vacuum cleaner

Recall published
2010-03-29
Brand
Product title
Vacuum cleaner - DC05 Motorhead vacuum cleaner
Product description
Domestic vacuum cleaner. Grey and purple in colour and supplied in Dyson branded packaging with required safety warnings and operating instructions.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the hose can become detached from the handle, exposing three electrical contacts. If the user touches these contacts while the machine is plugged in they could receive an electric shock. Ten incidents reported. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
079. Product sold between 2000 and 2005.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
Malaysia
RAPEX Reference
0602/10
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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