Boy’s swimming shorts

SIAR Code: 6804
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Source: RAPEX
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Publication Date: Dec 16, 2010
Affected Countries: Greece
Product Origin Country: China
Product Description: Boy’s corduroy swimming shorts in yellow with side vertical white and blue stripes. The garment has two blue drawstrings in the waist area. Sizes: 8-12 years
Product Brand: SAM 0-13
Type / Number Model: Code: 109.860, barcode: 5 206068 323067
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings in the waist area with free ends protruding more than 140 mm each.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration
Measures: Corrective actions ordered by the authorities.