Mercedes-Benz Atego Lorry

Recall published
2017-06-19
Brand
Product title
Lorry
Atego
Product description
Lorry
Risk
Operation of the frequent-stop brake is defective in this type of lorry fitted with a refuse collection system. As a result, the lorry may roll backwards and thus pose a risk to the employees riding on the running board and vehicles following behind the refuse lorry if the driver also omits to apply the service brake.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The lorries concerned were produced between 30 April 2014 and 17 October 2015.
Model number
Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1170, e1*2007/46*1171
Types: 967PKX2
Recall type
Professional product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1188/16
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.