The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.
Unbranded Type G Travel Adaptor 13 A / 250 V
Electrical appliances and equipment - plug adaptor
Country of origin
Three-pin travel adaptor in white
The product presents a serious risk of electric shock as it doesn't have a fuse, even though there is an embossed 13 A / 250 V logo, suggestive of it being fitted with a fuse. When inserted into a UK socket provides a direct live contact with the live and neutral pins, presenting an electric shock hazard to the user. The item is also not labelled with manufacturer or importer details and lacks relevant markings.
The product does not meet the requirements of the Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016.
The import has been rejected at the border.
Local authority trading standards
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