EU issues 66 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 46 of its Rapid Alert System containing 66 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others:

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Among the 66 recalls the European Union has announced in its third report of November 2018, the following recall notification was made:

Smiffys branded Reindeer Kit Recall [EU]Smiffys branded Reindeer Kits, complete with a glowing Red Nose attachment and a Bow Tie, sold with a model number of 25718 and barcode/EAN of 5020570257180

The type of hazard presented in these recalled Reindeer Kits include an environmental risk of chemical pollution due to solder of the battery compartment contains lead (measured value: 79% by weight) and possible skin irritation.

Specifically, if these chemicals come into contact with damaged skin, eyes or mucus membranes, they could cause serious infection or irritation.

These Reindeer Kits, therefore, do not comply with the European Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).

==> Please do not use any of the recalled Reindeer Kit products near your face or other skin area. Instead, please return the Reindeer Kits to the store or online outlet from which you purchased them for a full refund.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by faulty and/or dangerous Accessory products, please search for “accessory” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold under the Smiffys brand, please search for “Smiffys” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

To see other recalls and notifications relating to Skin Infection hazards, please search for “skin” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
European Union Rapid Alert “Rapex” Report: 46-2018
Recalls Direct RIN: 10844-2018
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