Children’s hairbands - Style Bÿu

SIAR Code: 6783
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Source: RAPEX
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Publication Date: Dec 16, 2010
Affected Countries: Bulgaria
Product Origin Country: Turkey
Product Description: Children’s plastic hairbands with two rows of teeth on the inner side. There are silicon or leather decorations in various colours and different decorative elements attached (hearts, animals or flowers). There is also a label with the inscription: "Style Bÿu".
Product Brand: Unknown
Type / Number Model: Type/number of model: item: 3705, barcode: 8697970002411
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of sharp edges on the teeth of the combs which do not bend when applying a force of 4.5N, and could cause injury to the child’s head.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration
Measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities