Refillable lighter

SIAR Code: 6806
Category: Lighters and E-Cigarettes
Source: RAPEX
Publication Date: Dec 16, 2010
Affected Countries: Greece
Product Origin Country: China
Product Description: Refillable, electronic gas lighters with the pictures of tropical beaches (approximate dimensions: 8.3x2.6x1 cm). The lighters are packed in a transparent plastic bag (3 items), with an orange part bearing the name “GALAXIAS”, the barcode and the address of the importer (approximate dimensions: 13x4.5x1 cm).
Type / Number Model: Code: 1214 (SKD107R HC5), 5-digit code on lighter base: 44002, barcode: 5 201467 012147
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of burns and fire because it does not carry a child-resistant mechanism.

According to Commission Decision 2006/502/EC, Member States shall ensure that only lighters which are child-resistant are placed on the market.
Risks: Fire, Burns
Measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities