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Night Light - Bart

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SIAR Code: 6802
Category: Electrical Lightning and Equipment
Source: RAPEX
Source URL: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/dyna/rapex/create_rapex.cfm?rx_id=330
Publication Date: Dec 16, 2010
Affected Countries: Slovakia
Product Origin Country: Spain
Product Description: Night light sized 12.5 cm x 5 cm, made from PVC, equipped with switch. The lampshade is decorated with a picture of Bart Simpson with a skateboard on the blue background. Sold without packaging.
Product Brand: The Simpsons
Type / Number Model: Type/number of model: 91301, EAN code: 8420406913063
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of fire and burns because the shade overheats during use; and a risk of electric shock because it is decorated with child-appealing pictures which might lead a child to manipulate it whilst it is plugged into the socket.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Risks: Fire, Burns, Electric shock
Measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market