Children’s clothing set

Recall published
2013-03-18
Brand
Product title
Children’s clothing set
Unknown
Product description
Girls' clothing set intended for small children (aged 1-7) and older children (aged 7-14), sizes: 140 cm, 116 cm, 128, cm, 140 cm. The set is pink and has two parts: 1/ a top with a zip at the front, two pockets, long sleeves and a hood; there is an inscription "BREEZE GIRLS 1974" written on the front with attached sequins. On the back of the top there is a colourful appliquéd pattern with firmly attached sequins; 2/ trousers with two side pockets, supplied with decorative cords attached to the front of the waist area whose free ends are approx. 14 cm and have a knot. In the lower part of the trouser legs there are threaded functional cords intended to regulate the opening of the trouser-legs, the ends of which hang below the lower hem of the trousers. They also have a knot and freely pass through a tunnel without being fixed in at least one point.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of cords that hang below the lower edge of the garment. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
Unknown
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Turkey
RAPEX Reference
A12/0403/13
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Bulgaria

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.