Climbing harness

Recall published
2019-01-07
Brand
  • GHB
Product title
Climbing harness
Climbing Harness
Product description
Type C climbing harness (sit harness). The harness comes in a bag with the imprint GHB. The product has been sold online (in particular via Amazon).
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 The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and with the relevant European standard EN 12277.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
Model: SG-626
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
A12/0003/19
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

Images

Know a friend who's using this? Share!