Lighting chain

Recall published
2016-12-19
Brand
Product title
Lighting chain
1.2M X 1.6M/LED LIGHT
Product description
Lighting chain with 144 non-replaceable white LED lamps. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Risk
The cross-sectional area of the external and internal wires is too small and the wires could overheat. The wire ends soldered to the terminals of the rectifier unit and the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting. The accessible basic insulated wires can come into contact with sharp edges of the flashing switch and the control unit. The insulation provided by the shrink tubing for the LEDs is inadequate. The product is not protected against moisture but 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 ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
9 794102 576105
Model number
1.2MX1.6M LED
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1719/16
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Hungary

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