In the EU, 74 products were recalled, an increase of 16% on Q2. The top category for recalls was electrical appliances and equipment, with 43 recalls. Other products recalled included 22 pieces of lighting equipment and 9 lighting chains. Across all categories, the main risk was electric shock.
13 products were recalled in the USA, a drop of 31% from the previous quarter. The primary category for recalls was electrical appliances and equipment, with fire being the main risk.
Product Recall Trends provides a quarterly overview of the top recalled product categories and products, and the main associated risks, in the EU and the USA.
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