EU issues 30 Product & Vehicle Recalls


FlagEUBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 6-2017 of its Rapid Alert System containing 30 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others: http://ht.ly/1Ovr308X65t

Direct link: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/main/index.cfm?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=2251&Year=2017

Additional information:

Among the 30 recalls the European Union has announced in this second report of February 2017, the following notification was made:

Wisad for Baby brand Baby Cots sold with an unknown type/number model designation and with no disclosed SKUs, barcodes, EANs and/or UPCs.

The type of hazards presented in this Infant Cot/Crib include entrapment, injury and strangulation due to failure to provide a sufficient locking system for the Cots’ bars. Due to this apparent defect, children may be able to remove the bars and leave the safety of the Cot.

If a child tries to get out of the Cot when only one of the bars has been removed, there is a risk that his or her head or chest will become stuck between the remaining bars and possibly lead to compression injuries and/or strangulation. In addition, the gap between the ends of the accompanying mattress base and the ends of the recalled Cot also pose a risk of limb entrapment.

Because this defect poses risks of entrapment, injury and strangulation, the Cot/Crib does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standard, EN 716-1. As such, the Wisad for Baby brand Baby Cots have been ordered recalled from end users and withdrawn from the European marketplace.

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More information about this recall:
European Union Rapid Alert “Rapex” Report: 6-2017
Recalls Direct RIN: 8269-2017
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Legal notification:
The link to the above Web site is provided for informational use only. This recall notification should not be construed that the relevant EU institution endorses or supports the objectives or contents of this Web site or the organization managing it.

Additional terms and conditions concerning the use of this information can be found at: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/docs/notice_en.pdf

E. & O. E.

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