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Rapex Alert - E-lites - A12/1250/15

Rapex Alert - E-lites - A12/1250/15

Friday, October 9, 2015

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Power supply for electronic cigarettes

Brand: E-Lites

Name: Power Adapter

Type/number of model: ZAN002-wall-UK

Batch number/Barcode: 0609132557200

OECD Portal Category: 78000000 - Electrical Supplies

Description: Power supply for electronic cigarettes. The product comes is a white and red cardboard package.

Country of origin: China


Electric shock

The plastic material holding the plug pins of the power supply is not sufficiently resistant to heat. The soldered conductors at the main contacts are not properly positioned or fixed and rely upon the soldering alone to maintain their position. These defects could lead to the user getting an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market