EU issues 17 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls


European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: European Union Headquarters BrusselsThe European Union issues Report 36/2021 of its Rapid Alert System containing seventeen (17) consumer, automotive, commercial and industrial-based product recalls, a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, healthcare workers and others: http://ht.ly/k6l930rTNbr

Direct link: https://ec.europa.eu/safety-gate-alerts/screen/webReport/detail/10000063

Additional information:

Among the seventeen (17) recalls the European Union announced in its second report of September 2021, the following recall notification was made:

Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitors

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Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitors packaged with a model designation of AS8990 and a barcode/EAN of 8433325186739. This recall alert was submitted by Italy to the EU Safety Gateway.

These Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitor products are marketed, sold and delivered as commercial-grade Multi Gas Monitor Device to test for and measure explosive gas concentrations. Each of the recalled Gas Monitors measures approximately 11.45 cm by 6.44 cm by 4.45 cm (~4.50″ by 2.53″ by 1.75″) and weighs about 200 grams (approximately seven ounces).

No manufacturing date codes, batch/lot designations, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

The type of hazards presented in the recalled Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitor products are regulatory. Specifically, the Monitors reportedly lack CE marking, manufacturer identification information and technical documentation.

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Due to these defects, the recalled Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitors products may not fulfill the applicable safety and technical requirements and could measure gas concentrations incorrectly during situations requiring immediate and accurate readings. If this defect occurs, it increases the risks of a gas explosion that could cause consequential structure fire, explosive injuries and serious burns to the operator and to those nearby.

Consequently, these recalled Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitors do not comply with the requirements of the European Directive on Equipment and Protective Systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

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As a result of these reported defects, an immediate stop-importation of these Smart Sensor branded ST8990 Multi Gas Monitor products as well as a withdrawal of the products from the European marketplace has been ordered.

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More information about this recall:
European Union Rapid Alert “Rapex” Report: 36-2021
EU Alert number: A12/01274/21
Recalls Direct RIN: 14888-2021
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