Electric pump

SIAR Code: 6716
Category: Electrical Supplies
Source: RAPEX
Publication Date: Nov 11, 2010
Affected Countries: Lithuania
Product Origin Country: China
Product Description: Electric pump packed in a cadboard box.
Product Brand: Electric pump, Rucejok
Type / Number Model: Barcode: 4 607172 012464
Batch Number / Bar Code: Number of model: H3
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

- submersible pump shall be a Class I (on the pump Class II),

- the connection plug is Class I, but without earth connection wire conductor,

- power cord wire cross-sectional area smaller than the limit of 0.75 mm² (measured 0.5 mm²),

- lack or wrong instructions.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Risks: Electric shock
Measures: Sales ban, withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities