LED plant light

Recall published
2017-05-22
Brand
Product title
LED plant light
LED PLANT GROW LIGHT
Product description
The LED plant light, weighing 750 g, is in the form of a 330 mm x 330 mm picture with an aluminium frame and operates using mains voltage. The 'picture' consists of an aluminium board on to which 15 rows of 15 SMD LEDs are soldered; these light up blue, red or white. The mains cable is soldered directly on to the board, which bears the inscription 'PL08-GS45B-225SMD2835V230A2 (230 V AC)'.
Risk
The mains cable is not properly attached and could easily detach. The electrical insulation is inadequate. As a result, the user could touch live parts and receive an electric shock. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
Serial number: X000N1EMA3
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0678/17
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.