In the EU, 83 products were notified as unsafe, an increase of 11% on Q4, 2019. The main categories were IT and telecommunications and luminaires, and the main risk in both was for electric shock.
Notifications in the USA reduced by 25% in the first quarter, compared to Q4 2019. The main category was audio, video and household appliances with the main risks for fire and injury.
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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