The unauthorised repairs to the webbing of the harness could fail, resulting in the climber falling from a significant height, leading to serious injury or death.
The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 12277.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)
The recall concerns redundant harnesses in which the webbing has been cut through so that they could be disposed of and not used. The harnesses were subsequently obtained and repaired without the authorisation of the manufacturer or an authorised agent.