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WISPA Portable Hoist (July 04, 2011)

Starting date:
July 04, 2011
Posting date:
February 20, 2012
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Subcategory:
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-69953

Reason

When a WISPA Portable Hoist (OHWPUK) is twinned with the Wispalite attachment handle (OHTRK28B) the carbine hook on the lift tape can fail to lock into place causing the hoist to fall.

Affected products

WISPA Portable Hoist(2011-07-04)

Lot or serial number

Not applicable

Model or catalog number

OHWPEU, OHWPUK, OHWPUS

Companies

Manufacturer
Not Applicable