Remote-controlled socket (wireless switch unit)

Recall published
2007-08-06
Brand
  • Unitec.
Product title
Remote-controlled socket (wireless switch unit)
Product description
Set consisting of three remote-controlled sockets and a remote-control device.
Risk
This product poses a risk of fire because: - it has an insufficient gap between the earth contacts (27.3 mm), - in the thermal test (load test) the temperature rose by up to 100 K, in comparison with the permitted 45 K. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the R&TTE Directive and the relevant standard DIN VDE 0620-1.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers ordered by the authority.
Batch number / barcode
Model number
“Funkfernschalterset 3+1 Mico Silber” (wireless switch unit), Art. No 45156, model EIM-813, EAN 4008153451560.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0841/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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