Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q3 2019
Electrical and electronic product recalls decreased by 40% in the USA in Q3 2019, whilst the EU saw a decrease of 11%, compared with Q2 2019.
In the USA there were 9 recalls, including 5 recalls of audio, video and household appliances and 3 for IT and telecommunications products.
There were 65 recalls of electrical and electronic products in the EU in Q3 2019. These included 30 recalls of audio, video and household appliances, 20 of luminaires (mainly lighting chains), and 15 of IT and telecommunications for which electric shock was 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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