Rapex 2019 03 Helmet for mountaineers STK0154016999

Alert number: A12/0074/19

Product:  Helmet for mountaineers

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Risk level: Serious

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  STK0154016999

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The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and the relevant European Standard EN 12492.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