Bicycle helmet

SIAR Code: 7036
Category: Protective equipment
Source: RAPEX
Publication Date: Jan 27, 2011
Affected Countries: Latvia
Product Origin Country: China
Product Description: The product is a helmet packed in cardboard packaging. The product is multicoloured (blue, red, grey and black).
Product Brand: GOOD BYKE
Batch Number / Bar Code: Model: 88856, EAN 8016038888567
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of injuries because of insufficient shock absorbing capacity. As a result the cyclist's head can be injured.

The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive 89/686/EEC and the relevant European standard EN 1078.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration
Measures: Withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities