Lighting chain - Luces de Navidad Estrella Jumbo

Recall published
2007-10-08
Brand
Product title
Lighting chain - Luces de Navidad Estrella Jumbo
Product description
This is a star with Christmas lights. The packaging is a red cardboard box carrying the statement: "10 Christmas lights jumbo star. With function control. For indoor use".
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock because: - the cable does not pass the tensile test, - the power plug does not comply with standard IEC 60083, - the length of the cable between the plug and the first lamp, at 0.90 metres, is less than the 1.50 metres required, - the terminals do not pass the test for the efficiency of permanent connections, - the cable incorporated in the chain has characteristics inferior to those specified in the standard and the nominal section of the conductors, at 0.04 mm², is less than the 0.50 mm² required by the standard. In addition, the lighting chain does not bear the relevant markings. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
7990022
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1055/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Spain

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