The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Alert number
A12/01620/20

Category
Electrical appliances and equipment

Product
UV steriliser

Brand
Kacsoo

Name
UV Disinfection Light Dermicidal Lamp

Type / number of model
Unknown

Barcode
Unknown

Batch number
Unknown

Counterfeit
No

Risk type
Burns, Damage to sight

The product emits an unsafe amount of UV-C radiation (measured value: 8.75 W/m2). Consequently, a user in close proximity to the product will receive an unsafe dose of UV radiation to the eyes or the skin, increasing the risk of burns or severe injuries to the eyes.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European Standard EN 62471.

Measures taken by economic operators
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer)
Recall of the product from end users

Description
Upright UV sterilisation lamp with circular base and two long vertical bulbs in the centre, supplied with two pin plug and white remote control. The product is sold online, in particular via Amazon.

Country of origin
Unknown

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

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Recall: Kacsoo – UV Disinfection Light Dermicidal Lamp

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