Lighting chain

Recall published
2017-08-28
Brand
Product title
Lighting chain
CONNECTABLE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SET
Product description
Decorative lighting chain with 100 non-replaceable LED lamps. Intended for outdoor use. Packaging: blue and white cardboard box.
Risk
The PVC insulation does not protect sufficiently against water penetration and does not resist sufficiently to weather changes and can suffer damages. As a result, users might receive an electric shock when touching accessible live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
1. 5 998312 778982; , 2. 5 999084 901660
Model number
1. KTI 100/WH
2. KTF 100/WW
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1174/17
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Hungary

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.