Inflatable armbands

Recall published
2016-08-15
Brand
  • Proaqua
Product title
Inflatable armbands
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Product description
Swimming armbands decorated with pictures of fish, sold in a plastic bag.
Risk
When the caps are not entirely pushed in, air can leak through the valves, possibly causing the armbands to deflate with a risk of drowning for the user. The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 13138.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
Batch 2015
Model number
34-9428
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Drowning
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A11/0074/16
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Other risk level
Notifying country
Finland

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