Safety gate

Recall published
2016-11-28
Brand
Product title
Safety gate
Optimo
Product description
Pressure-mounted safety gate with a metal frame and a wooden door which can be operated one-handed and opens in both directions. Sold in a cardboard box containing wall cups for an installation without drilling and screwing. Dimensions : 3 x 77 x 75 cm. Adjustable width from 77 to 83,5 cm. Extensions are sold separately.
Risk
The gaps between the bars are too large: A child may get its body through the bars and be stuck between its shoulders and its head. This could lead to respiratory difficulties or strangulation. In addition, there are gaps at the bottom of the safety gate, between the door and the frame where a child's fingers may get trapped and pinched. The product does not comply with the relevant standard EN 1930.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users
Barcode
5420007123529/ Batch 12-02
Model number
Door gate Wood
PRESSURE GATE Ref. VHOO
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Entrapment
Strangulation
Country of origin
Belgium
RAPEX Reference
A12/1575/16
Category
Baby Care
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Luxembourg

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