Omega Pacific Recalls Carabiners Due to Risk of Injury or Death



This recall involves six models of Omega Pacific G-FIRST series aluminum carabiners. They are typically used to allow ropes and harnesses to be linked together. “Omega-17 UL Classified USA” is printed on the front and “Meets NFPA 1983 17ED MBS kN 40 G” statement is located on the back side. The 2-digit lot code “OD” is embedded on the bottom side of the carabiner spine. They were sold individually in silver, black and red colors.
Product:
CarabinersAbout 1,900
Retailer:
Arizona Hiking Shack, Atlantic Diving Supply, Austin Canoe & Kayak, Columbus Supply, Dvbe Supply, Evac Systems, General Factory/WD Supply, Lafco Outillage, The Rescue Source, Witmer Associates (Firestone) stores nationwide and online at omega.com from February 2017 through October 2017 for between $31 and $51.
Recall Date:    Nov 21, 2017
Injury:
None reported
Mfg:
Omega Pacific Inc., of Airway Heights, Wash.
Mfg Country:
U.S.
Recall ID:    8187
Last Published:    Nov 21, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18041
Emert Status:    Announced