Alert number: A12/01453/20

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: MKT-99211-00

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Batch nr. 5387

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: SILENCE

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: E13 05 10297/J

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Injuries
The impact absorption capacity of the helmet is insufficient. As a result, the user may suffer head injuries in the event of an impact. Furthermore, the product does not have instructions in national language for safe use of the device. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Regulation ECE 22-05.

 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 

Description:  Motorcycle helmet. Suitable for drivers and passengers on motorcycles and mopeds.

Packaging description:  Cardboard box.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg

    

Alert number: A12/00886/20

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: 

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Scotland

Type / number of model:  Art. 120009, Size L 600, Type-approval nr. E1 05 300489/J

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Injuries
The impact absorption capacity of the helmet is insufficient. In the event of an impact, users may suffer head injuries. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Regulation ECE 22-05.

 

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

 

Description:  Motorcycle helmet, available in different colours, with a visor. Suitable for drivers and passengers on motorcycles and mopeds. Size L 600mm

Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg

  

Alert number: A12/00884/20

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: B110

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Batch nr. 7

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: BEST

Type / number of model:  BEST B110112, Size L, Type-approval number: E1 05 300438/J

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Injuries
The impact absorption capacity of the helmet is insufficient. In the event of an impact, users might suffer head injuries. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Regulation ECE 22-05.

 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 

Description:  Motorcycle helmet, in different available colours with a visor. Suitable for drivers and passengers on motorcycles and mopeds, size L 58cm.

Packaging description:  The product is sold in cardboard box.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg

  

Alert number: A12/00190/20

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: 

Barcode:  2000000245539
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Ozone

Type / number of model:  A951, Approval No.: E1-05300136/P

Risk type: Injuries
The impact absorption capacity of the helmet is insufficient. As a result, users may suffer head injuries In the event of an impact. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Regulation ECE 22-05.

 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 

Description:  Motorcycle helmet with a visor. Suitable for drivers and passengers on motorcycles and mopeds. Technical parameters: weight 1,650g +/- 10%, size XL 61-62 cm, color black matt.

Packaging description:  Cardboard box.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Slovakia

   

Alert number: A12/1497/19

Product:  Helmet for mountaineers

Name: Climbers Safety Helmet

Batch number / Barcode:  8020647485802

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: La Sportiva

Type / number of model:  Mulaz, Skyline

Risk type: Injuries
The helmet is insufficiently resistant to penetration.
Impacting rocks may penetrate the helmet, possibly causing serious head injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and the relevant European Standard EN 12492.

 

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

 

Description:  Black climbing helmet in a black and yellow cardboard box. The product was also sold online.

Country of origin: Italy

Alert submitted by: Belgium

  

Alert number: A12/1478/19

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: Heroine Racer

Batch number / Barcode:  The affected helmets were manufactured between 14 May 2017 and 10 December 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Hedkase Limited

Type / number of model:  Hedkase Heroine Racer

Risk type: Injuries
The ECE homologation number is not indelibly marked on the visor, indicating it may not have been constructed to the correct specification and is possibly unsafe.
There is a risk of serious eye injury if a rock or small object were to impact the visor at high speed.

 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 

Description:  Motorcycle helmet under Hedkase Limited recall code: RCOMP/2019/002.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Alert number: A12/1477/19

Product:  Motorcycle helmet

Name: Epicurist

Batch number / Barcode:  The affected helmets were manufactured between 26 October 2015 and 15 October 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Hedkase Limited

Type / number of model:  Hedkase Epicurist

Risk type: Injuries
The ECE homologation number is not indelibly marked on the visor, indicating it may not have been constructed to the specification and is possibly unsafe.
There is a serious risk of eye injury if a rock or small object were to impact the visor at high speed.

 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 

Description:  Motorcycle helmet under Hedkase Limited recall code: RCOMP/2019/005.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Alert number: A12/0075/19
Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Helmet for mountaineers

Brand: Unknown

Name: Unknown

Type / number of model: STK016600715

Batch number / Barcode: Unknown

Risk type: Injuries

The helmet is insufficiently resistant to penetration.
Impacting rocks may penetrate the helmet, possibly causing serious head injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and the relevant European Standard EN 12492.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures


Description: Climbing helmet for mountaineers. The product was sold online (in particular on eBay).
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious

Alert number: A12/0074/19
Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Helmet for mountaineers

Brand: Unknown

Name: Unknown

Type / number of model: STK0154016999

Batch number / Barcode: Unknown

Risk type: Injuries

The helmet is insufficiently resistant to penetration.
Impacting rocks may penetrate the helmet, possibly causing serious head injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and the relevant European Standard EN 12492.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures


Description: Climbing helmet for mountaineers. The product was sold online (in particular on eBay).
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious

Alert number: A12/0073/19
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Helmet for mountaineers
 
Brand: Xinda
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  XD-Q9664
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The vertical shock absorbing capacity is too small. In the event of impact to the helmet, for example as a result of falling rocks, the incident energy is insufficiently absorbed and can cause concussion and even loss of consciousness or coma.
Furthermore, the helmet is insufficiently stable. Impacts of rocks may cause the helmet to be perforated, possibly resulting in serious head injuries. 

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and the relevant European Standard EN 12492.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Climbing helmet for mountaineers. The product was sold online (in particular via Amazon).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Risk level: Serious