Extension cord - Slimline 13 Amp 4 Way Extension Lead Recall

07 April 2010

Risk

The product poses a risk of electric shock because of : - inadequate cable insulation and mechanical protection, - no fuse protection, - no earth connection, - poorly soldered connections, - inadequate conductor thickness. One incident reported. The product does not comply with national regulations.

Description

White plastic block, cable and plug. Block has built in Voltmeter and red switch set into side. Packaged in clear plastic shell casing with blue, red and white card insert also depicting Union Jack flag. No CE marking or manufacturers details. The product may be counterfeit.

What To Do

Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers by the retailer.

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.

 

Model numbers

PK 5486

Recall date 07 Apr 2010
Categories Plugs & Cables
Brands Astralis