The product poses a risk of electric shock because:
- Insulation within the charger is wrongly positioned and does not cover the connections on the live plug.
- Wires to the live mains plugs pins are not secured.
- Creepage distance between “live” and “accessible” printed tracks are not sufficient.
- Insulation between the primary and secondary windings of the transformer is not equivalent to reinforced insulation.
- Creepage distances between primary and secondary windings are not sufficient.
- It does not have sufficient mechanical strength and the pins can break.
The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Mobile phone travel charger packaged in cardboard box.
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.
|Recall date||24 May 2012|
|Categories||Chargers & Adaptors|