Electric water heater

Recall published
2007-06-25
Brand
Product title
Electric water heater
Product description
Electric heater for boiling water. The following information is available on the package: "Voltage 220-240V. Frequency 60 Hz. Power 1000W."
Risk
The product poses a serious risk of electric shock because the cover of the electric heater does not ensure the protection against the water infiltration, causing a risk of electric shock. It should have an immersion coefficient of at least IPx7. In addition, it should be classified under Class I with respect to protection against electric shock, but it is classified under Class 0. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Sales ban and withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities
Batch number / barcode
Model number
HEJ HJ 119
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0646/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Romania

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