Rechargeable torch "7 LED"

Recall published
2011-12-12
Brand
Product title
Rechargeable torch "7 LED"
Product description
Rechargeable torch with 7 LEDs. The housing is made of yellow plastic, with a black operating button and a green charge indicator LED. The battery can be charged by means of the telescopic pins of the built-in plug.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock and fire because: ·         the dimensions of the built-in plug are not correct; ·         when connecting, the user could touch the pin of the plug; ·         the cross-section area of the core of the cable is not sufficient and in case of short circuit the internal wires may overheat; ·         the protective front housing can be removed by hand during charging, leaving the live parts of the LED panel accessible; ·         the plastic part near the pins is not sufficiently heat and fire resistant and may catch fire. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
GD-611LX
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1408/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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