Educational toy

Recall published
2019-01-28
Brand
  • Makeblock
Product title
Educational toy
mBot
Product description
Kit for building a blue metal robot, supplied in a cardboard box with markings.
Risk
A child may sustain burns from the overheating parts or put the batteries in the mouth and swallow them, which can cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 62115 and EN 71-1.
Measures taken
Due to a short-circuit, the batteries can overheat and the plastic of the battery compartment can melt. Moreover, the battery compartment of the remote-control can easily be opened without use of any tools, giving access to the button cell batteries.
Batch number / barcode
Unknown
Model number
FRA mBot V1.1-Blue (bluethooth version)
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0184/19
Category
Toys / Games
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
France

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