Rechargeable torch

Recall published
2011-08-15
Brand
Product title
Rechargeable torch
Product description
The housing of the rechargeable torch with 3 LEDs is made of plastic, with a handle, a function button and a charge indicator LED. The torch includes a built-in plug. The brand name and the model number are printed on the housing of the torch. A plastic covered bi-pole adapter with inscription "IR39 SMK JAPAN" is attached. There are no technical parameters on the product and the packaging.
Risk
The product poses a risk of: - electric shock, because the dimensions of the built-in plug and the adapter do not comply with the relevant standards. During charging, the live parts of the product are accessible since single-pin insertion of the plug is possible. The cross-section area of the core is less then required. (0.21 mm ²). - fire, because in the case of a short circuit the internal wires may overheat and can cause fires. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60884.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
JY-9910
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0823/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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