Sunglasses

Recall published
2015-11-23
Brand
Product title
Sunglasses
Sunglasses
Product description
Black-framed sunglasses with attached cardboard label bearing the following: CE, Category 3, UV protection.
Risk
The right lens of the sunglasses has a category 4 protection filter but the labelling indicates category 3. The required warning for category 4 sunglasses 'Not suitable for driving motor vehicles or road use' is missing. There is a difference in light transmission between the right and left lenses which could impair the user's vision. A road accident could result if the consumer used the sunglasses while driving. The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 1836.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
Unknown
Model number
6590
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1534/15
Category
Healthcare
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Hungary

Images

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.