The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Electrical appliances and equipment
Type / number of model
The supply cord is not protected against excessive flexing and can consequently split, exposing live parts. A user could consequently receive an electric shock.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335-2-3.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: distributor)
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Domestic steam iron fitted with a C18 appliance inlet. The item was supplied with a separate mains to C13 supply cord.
Supplied in a red cardboard box. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
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