Climbing harness

Recall published
2019-01-07
Brand
  • NTR
  • Ropes & Belts
Product title
Climbing harness
Unknown
Product description
The product has been advertised and sold on Amazon as a climbing harness. Only the reference NTR / Ropes & Belts is legible on the label; the remaining information appears to be in Chinese characters.
Risk
This can result in the climber falling from a significant height, leading to injury. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and with the relevant European standard EN 12277.
Measures taken
The strength of the product is inadequate as the connections between the hip belt and leg loops as well as the connection between the hip bealt and the buckle can tear apart.
Batch number / barcode
Unknown
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0001/19
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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