External hard drive

Recall published
2014-10-27
Brand
Product title
External hard drive with power supply
USB2.0 to IDE/S-ATA adapter
Product description
External hard drive supplied with a power supply unit. Sold in a white cardboard box. Electrical specifications: 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 0.5 A, Class I. Output: 12 V d.c., 2 A; 5 V d.c., 2 A.
Risk
The insulation of the power supply unit is not sufficient, furthermore the clearance /creepage distances between the primary and secondary circuits are not sufficient. A person can touch part of the product that is at live due to the defects, receive an electric shock and be electrocuted. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
5412810111749
Model number
Model n°: 34W-5-12
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1745/14
Category
Computing
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Finland

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