Lighting chain

Recall published
2017-05-22
Brand
Product title
Lighting chain
BUON NATALE 200L LED
Product description
Lighting chain with 180 LED lamps (45 blue, 45 green, 45 yellow, 45 red). Packaging: cardboard box.
Risk
The cross-sectional area of the external and internal wires is too small and the wires could overheat. The wire ends soldered to the terminals of the flashing unit and the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting. The accessible wires can come into contact with sharp edges of the flashing unit. 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
8 018205 012768
Model number
17292 / 501276
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0702/17
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Hungary

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.