Lighting chain

Recall published
2016-12-12
Brand
Product title
Lighting chain
1) 180 LED LIGHT; 2) 240 LED LIGHT
Product description
Lighting chain with 180 or 240 miniature lamps. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Risk
The cross-sectional area of the wires is too small and the wires could overheat. The wire ends soldered to the terminals of the control unit and the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting. Live parts can be touched when connecting the mains lead since the dimensions of the flat plug are not suitable. The accessible wires can come into contact with sharp edges of the control unit and could be damaged. The cover of the control unit can detach easily leaving live parts accessible. The product is not protected against moisture yet is recommended for outdoor use. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
1) 9 795104 579187; 2) 9 795104 579194
Model number
L180, L240
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1653/16
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Hungary

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