Self-balancing scooter

Recall published
2016-12-12
Brand
Product title
Self-balancing scooter
Smart Balance Wheel
Product description
Red self-balancing 2 wheel scooter ("Hoverboard"). Packaged in a cardboard box.
Risk
The battery charger supply unit supplied with the self-balancing scooter poses a risk of electric shock because the insulation is not sufficient and the clearance/creepage distances between the primary and secondary circuits are not sufficient. Moreover, the battery connector inside the scooter can overheat, causing a fire. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
4897020577041
Model number
Scooter EBS-1510-Red. Battery charger WK-B4202000
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1645/16
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Finland

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