Trading Standards Institute Advice

2021.10.08 Recall: B22 To E27 Flexible Lamp Holder Directional Light Bulb Adapter

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

200 mm B22 To E27 Flexible Lamp Holder Directional Light Bulb Extension Adapter

Light bulb adapter

Alert number
2106-0093

Product type
Electrical appliances and equipment - Bayonet Lamp holder Adapter

Product identifiers
eBay No: 333009206732

Product description
200 mm flexible light bulb extension adapter in white and silver

Country of origin
N/A

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
Serious

Risk type
Electric shock

Risk description
This product presents a risk of electric shock as there was single insulation mains potential wiring in contact with the accessible unearthed metallic neck of the lamp holder. In addition, the screws that make an electrical connection were not locked against loosening, and there was possible access to live parts which presents an electric shock hazard to the user. The product does not meet the requirements of the Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016.

Corrective measures
The product has been recalled from end users

Online marketplace
eBay - The listing has been removed from the online marketplace.

Notifier
Office for Product Safety and Standards

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