Hand-dryer "World Dryer"

Recall published
  • Warner Howard
Product title
Hand-dryer "World Dryer"
Product description
Wall-mounted hand-dryer fitted in premises such as shops, restaurants, places of work, schools.
The affected models have a rotating air outlet nozzle which is not earthed to the cover so that in the event of a failure which might cause live parts to come into contact with it, the user might receive an electric shock.  The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Model number MR48 (white cover models only). The affected dryers were manufactured between May 2009 and April 2011. The changeover is denoted by the first 5 digits of the serial number. Serial numbers starting 20114 or higher are not affected
Serial numbers lower i.e. 20113 and below are affected.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
RAPEX Reference
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
United Kingdom


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