Laser pointer

Recall published
2015-11-16
Brand
Product title
Laser pointer
Fx-Laser
Product description
Laser pointer. Marked: "max. output power < 500 mW, wavelength 532 nm, Class III laser product". Turning a rotating ring at the top of the laser produces a 'starry sky' effect. This rotating ring can easily be unscrewed, and then the laser produces a single, green beam.
Risk
The laser beam is too powerful, particularly when the rotating ring is removed. The product does not bear any safety warnings or laser warning symbols. The laser beam could cause damage to sight if it was pointed directly at the eyes. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with regard to safety warnings.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Import rejected at border
Barcode
Unknown
Model number
303
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Damage to sight
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1486/15
Category
Stationery / Office Machinery / Occasion Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

Images