Travel plug adaptor

Recall published
2017-09-11
Brand
Product title
Travel plug adaptor
World to South Africa
Product description
White universal travel plug adaptor with dual USB output and plug sockets for multiple countries. Made of plastic and metal and packaged in a blister pack.
Risk
It is possible to insert the plug while live pins are accessible, leading to an electric shock if touched. The internal contact pressure is insufficient, leading to an increase of overheating and fire. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)
Barcode
5020420003127. Batch: 15K16
Model number
SKU 01086362
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1244/17
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.