Girl’s outfit

SIAR Code: 6805
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: Girl’s sleeveless, one-piece outfit with a white top with red straps and turquoise shorts with red edging. Across the chest there is a grey and mauve flower and the inscription “Have a BARBIE SUMMER”. The garment bears 4 functional cords, 2 in the waist (330 mm length) and 2 in the chest area (260 mm length). Sizes: 6 to 12 years. The product is not counterfeit.
Product Brand: Barbie
Type / Number Model: Code: 0102061.B7001, barcode: 5 205620 702890
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of decorative cords in the chest and the waist area that their free ends protrude 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.