The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Alert number
A12/01708/20

Category
Electrical appliances and equipment

Product
Hair clipper

Brand
Kemei

Name
Professional Electric Hair Clipper

Type / number of model
1990

Barcode
Unknown

Batch number
Unknown

Counterfeit
No

Risk type
Electric shock, fire

The product is advertised with a substandard adaptor for permanent use with inadequate insulation. As a result, a person could touch the live part of the adaptor and receive an electric shock. The product lacks a fuse and has poor contact. Therefore, it may overheat and cause a fire. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.

Measures taken by economic operators:
Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace. Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: other)

Description
Beige hair clippers sold online, in particular via Amazon.

Packaging description

Country of origin
People’s Republic of China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

Hair clippers

Recall: Kemei – Professional Electric Hair Clipper

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