Faulty Product Recall: 4th May 2017

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Weekly Product Recall post:

Are you looking to stay ahead of the curb, and be notified of products/items which have been blacklisted as faulty? You’re in luck, every week we writing a blog post pinpointing all the faulty goods which have come to our attention; you’ll never be left in the dark again.

Here’s the latest installment of Faulty Product recalls:

H&M girl's cardigan faulty product recall

Featured Product:

Brand: H&M

Name: Unknown

Product: Girls’ cardigan

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Type / number of model: 0394474002 7618/1

Batch number / Barcode: 03123040923126

Risk type: Choking

The small decorative elements (sequins) may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

CLD false eyelashes glue faulty product recall

Items:

 

Brand: CLD Creative Lash Design

Name: Quick Dry Adhesive

Product: False eyelash glue

Category: Cosmetics

Type / number of model: CPNP notification number 2367469, black

Batch number / Barcode: 5902308635845

Risk type: Chemical

According to the label, the product contains hydroquinone, which can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation

Renault Megane faulty product recall
Source: Auto Express

Brand: Renault

Name: Megane

Product: Passenger car

Category: Motor vehicles

Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0546*02, e2*2007/46*0546*03

Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured from 20/05/2016 to 18/07/2016.

Risk type: Injuries

When the rear door is closed, the child safety lock pre-set to the ‘locks activated’ position can disengage.

Saab 9-3 faulty airbag
Source: Moibiki

Brand: Saab

Name: Saab 9-3

Product: Passenger car

Category: Motor vehicles

Type / number of model: Type approval number: e4*KS07/46*0020*00 Type: YTNF

Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 13 September 2013 and 19 June 2014.

Risk type: Injuries

In the event of deployment of the airbag, there could be excess pressure in the inflator. This could cause metal fragments to come loose which could injure the vehicle occupants.

Happy Time rattle set faulty product recall

Brand: ABABABY

Name: HAPPY TIME

Product: Rattle set

Category: Toys

Type / number of model: No.2111

Batch number / Barcode: 3 602426 843017

Risk type: Choking

The rattles break easily releasing small parts. Small children may put these small parts in the mouth and choke. The handles of the rattles are too long. If a small child puts the handle of a rattle in his/her mouth, the handle could obstruct the airways, posing a risk of choking.

If you own any of the listed products above and believe it’s faulty or/concerned about the safety of a product; please contact us.

Article Written By:

  • Paul McMullan Deputy Head of RTA Department

    Department: Road Traffic Accidents, Product Liability and Flight Delay.

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