Bicycle for young children

Recall published
2007-08-20
Brand
  • ALTRIX SUPER WILDHORSE 12"
Product title
Bicycle for young children
Product description
Bicycle for young children with 12” wheels and a red frame. It is equipped with two braking systems - with a hand operated brake on the front wheel and a torpedo break on the rear wheel.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because : - a cap of the end of the brake cable does not withstand the required removal force. It can be accidentally removed by a child. There is a risk of a painful injury by the unprotected end of the brake cable, - the handlebar grips have not sufficiently extended and guarded ends. They pose a risk of slipping of the hands from the handlebars and consequently a fall of a child during riding, - bicycle is not equipped with a complete chain-guard. It poses a risk of a painful constriction of fingers of a child while playing with the chain-guard, - required safety warnings in instructions provided by the producer are not complete. This product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14765.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
BSP07011568
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
0896/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Slovakia

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