Portable lamp "Mini LED Emergency Light"

SIAR Code: 7029
Category: Electrical Lightning and Equipment
Source: RAPEX
Publication Date: Jan 27, 2011
Affected Countries: Luxembourg
Product Origin Country: China
Product Description: Portable lamp shaped as a dog with 2 LED lamps. The lamp has an internal rechargeable battery which can be charged by plugging the lamp into a 230V AC mains socket. May also be used as a nightlight.
Product Brand: AI XIN
Batch Number / Bar Code: AX 509 (Ref: B070-1) EAN 8 300805 080705
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

- the internal wires are not adequately attached to the terminals;

- the two pins of the plug are not securely attached;

- it is shaped as a dog and may thus be treated as being child appealing;

- live parts are easily accessible.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Risks: Electric shock
Measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities