The product poses a risk of electric shock because: - it does not withstand the drop test of 1 metre on to a concrete surface; - the plastic casing cracks and the live parts on the motor brushes become accessible. The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60745.
What To Do
The manufacturer may not have provided a way to exchange your product. Read our product recall advice to find out what to do next.
Electrical Safety First recommends that anyone who discovers they have an electrical item that has been recalled should stop using it until it has been checked by the manufacturer.
Manufacturer product code M1Y 165F. Item number 1101. Commodity Code 8467223000
|Recall date||02 Oct 2008|
|Categories||Gardening & DIY|