The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Electrical appliances and equipment
Platform listing: Hair Clipper Set
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Burns, Electric shock, Fire
The product is advertised with a substandard adaptor for permanent use with inadequate insulation. As a result, the adaptor could overheat causing burns and or leading to fire. The user could touch accessible live parts, increasing the risk electric shock.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national Standard BS 1363.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer)
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace
Electric-powered hair clipper set (clipper and trimmer). According to the listing, the product is supplied with an adapter, a set of shaver heads and a cleaning brush. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
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