Unsafe Products

CTIA bans NATEC charger for risk of electric shock

(Prague, 13 January 2023) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that a USB charger offered in the domestic market can be fatal for consumers. The product is sold as NATEC 2.1A 2xUSB charger. The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that the use of this charger may result in electric shock due to insufficient insulation.

CTIA banned the PCI card 3+3 COMBO

(Prague, 12 January 2023) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that a PCI card, brand FireWare, model number PCI 3+3 COMBO XWT20101102, which was found to exceed the maximum lead limit multiple times, is unsafe in the domestic market.

CTIA banned a talking parrot toy

(Prague, 11 January 2023) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that a product posing a serious environmental risk is in the domestic market. It is a battery-operated toy "Talking Parrot" by the brand Kids World, model number HL 505 HR, which was found to exceed the maximum lead limit multiple times.

CTIA banned a dangerous swimming ring

(Prague, January 3, 2023) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that a floating seat that may pose a serious health risk to the smallest children was offered on www.miniinthebox.com. The product is offered as the Inflatable Awning Baby Yacht.

CTIA: Using the 3D PEN-2 pen can cause injury

(Prague, December 5, 2022) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that there is electrical equipment in the domestic market that may pose a risk to consumers. The product is sold under the name 3D PEN-2 pen + refill set 155m blue, model 9620. The product was found to be a serious risk of electric shock. The CTIA ordered an immediate withdrawal of the product from the market.

CTIA bans more dangerous magnetic balls in the market

(Prague, December 2, 2022) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority (CTIA) found a dangerous product in the domestic market, which is offered as Magnetické kuličky Neocube v dárkovém balení (Neocube magnetic balls in a gift packaging), model BY-1C5NI. The magnetic flux flow values were exceeded several times for the tested toy.

CTIA has banned a food-like product on the market

(Prague, 22 November 2022) The Czech Trade Inspection Authority found that a product is offered in the domestic market that can be confused with food and may pose an increased risk to people with reduced cognitive abilities, especially children. The product is a grape wine plastic imitation, sold as EUROPALMS Green grapes with leaves, model number 83309251.
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