Self-balancing scooter (“Hoverboard”)

Recall published
2019-01-07
Brand
  • Doc Green
Product title
Self-balancing scooter (“Hoverboard”)
Hoverboard
Product description
2-wheel self-balancing scooter (hoverboard), including instructions, and charger. Charger Input: 100-240V~ Output: DC 42V. Packaged in a rectangular cardboard box marked with 'Hoverboard HB 8000’ and a picture of a hoverboard on the packaging.
Risk
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European Standards EN 62133 and EN 60335-1.
Measures taken
The charging circuit of the product has no cut-off switch. The battery can consequently overcharge and overheat which may lead to a fire or burns.
Batch number / barcode
Model number
HB 8000
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0034/19
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
The Netherlands

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