Sample taken from
Seller “Yichuang66.sg” on Shopee
During the testing of this sample, it was found that the product did not comply with the safety and informational requirements for soother holders:
- EN 12586:2007+A1:2011 – Child use and care articles – Soother holder – Safety requirements and test methods.
The ventilation holes on the soother holder are not sufficiently large, posing a suffocation hazard.
The soother holder is too long, posing a strangulation hazard.
The soother holder has small parts (including the fastener) which can be detached easily; these parts pose a choking hazard. The entire soother holder can also break apart easily.
There are openings on the soother holder that pose a finger entrapment hazard.
The exposed cord of the soother holder is thin and long enough to pose a strangulation hazard.
Instructions and warnings provided were not in accordance to the requirements (e.g. content, format, language).
No report of incident or injury related to the use of this product has been received to date.
What should consumers do?
Consumers who have bought the product are advised to stop using it immediately.