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2021.06.04 Recall: Universal Socket US USA EU AUS Three-Pin Plug

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Universal Socket US USA America EU European AUS to UK Three-Pin Plug


Alert number

Product type
Electrical appliances and equipment - travel adaptor

Product identifiers
Barcode: X000VF3XH9
Model: No.7

Product description
Two-pack of white adaptors supplied in clear plastic bag - no labelling other than Amazon label.

Country of origin


Risk level

Risk type
Electric shock

Risk description
The product poses a risk of electric shock as there is access to live parts, through the gap at the top of the shutters. The user can touch part of the product that is at high voltage and may be electrocuted. In addition, the plug pins did not meet the dimensional requirements of the relevant standard (BS1363-1), the adaptor did not have a fuse fitted and there was no provision for one to be fitted. The product does not comply with the Plugs and Sockets etc (Safety) Regulations 1994.

Corrective measures
The product has been recalled from end users by the seller.

Online marketplace

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