Via ferrata lanyard "Petzl Scorpio"

Recall published
2011-06-06
Brand
Product title
Via ferrata lanyard "Petzl Scorpio"
Product description
The product is designed for protection on via ferrata. The lanyard consists of an energy absorber, with two arms which connect to the cable with karabiners, and a means of connecting to the harness.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because of the lack of security stitching in the energy absorber. The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Directive and the relevant European standards EN 355 and EN 362. One accident reported.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Scorpio
Lanyards manufactured before May 17th 2011 up to serial number 11137**** with product references : L60, L60 CK, L60 2, L60 2CK, L60 H, L60 WL, K29VF 1, K29VF 2, K29VE 1, K29VE 2, K29V 1, K29V 2.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
France
RAPEX Reference
0536/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Poland

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