Fancy-dress costume

Recall published
2017-08-14
Brand
Product title
Fancy-dress costume
Halloween Dracula
Product description
Children's black cape with a hood and cords in the neck area.
Risk
The cords in the neck/throat area can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. Moreover, the material of the cape is highly flammable. If the cape catches fire when worn, the child could suffer burns. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 71-2 and EN 14682.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Barcode
6410412809353, batch numer 08/16
Model number
280935
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns
Strangulation
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1109/17
Category
Toys / Games
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Finland

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.