Cutter for lawn trimmer - Brogio 2

Recall published
2010-09-13
Brand
  • Brogio
Product title
Cutter for lawn trimmer - Brogio 2.0
Product description
Cutter to be fitted to a lawn trimmer. It is used instead of a rotating plastic thread in order to be able to cut branches and bushes instead of grass. Sold in a white cardboard box.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because: - the chains affixed to the cutter are subject to high stresses during normal use and could, as a result of wear and tear, break and be projected at high speed; - the guard of lawn trimmers is not normally designed to withstand the high kinetic energy of projected parts of a metal chain. Fatal accident with a similar product reported in the UK. The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Brogio 2.0
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Italy
RAPEX Reference
1407/10
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Denmark

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