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August 27, 2020
3M™ Fall Protection has identified a potential manufacturing issue with a limited number of 3M™ Protecta® Rebel Self-Retracting Lifelines (with galvanized or stainless-steel lifelines) produced between October 14, 2019 and February 25, 2020.
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September 12, 2018
3M Fall Protection has detected a small quantity of DBI-SALA® 16 Ft. Talon™ Self Retracting Lifelines that are defective due to an assembly error. This notice only applies to the 16 ft version of the Talon; no other versions of the Talon are affected by this condition. There have been no reports of fall-related injuries associated with this condition. However, this assembly error would result in the unit not arresting a fall, which could result in serious injury or death.
January 10, 2018
3M Fall Protection has determined that the barrel mounts do not fully meet all load claims in all adjustment positions as represented in the “Instruction for Use” (IFU) manual and on product labels. There have been no reported accidents or injuries associated with this issue. This issue only affects the following part/model numbers identified on the product labels of the units: 8512285, 8562285, 8510715, and 8516088.
November 01, 2017
Capital Safety/3M (“3M”) voluntarily recalled the original Lad-Saf™ sleeve and launched a program to replace the original sleeves with completely redesigned next generation X2 and X3 Lad-Saf sleeves.
August 06, 2020
On August 6, 2020, 3M Fall Protection announced an immediate stop use and product recall of all 3M™ DBI-SALA® Self-Rescue Descent Systems (part numbers 3320030, 3320031, and 3320037) manufactured before July 2020.
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3M Fall Protection has determined that certain Counterweight Systems do not fully meet all load claims in all adjustment positions as represented in the “Instruction for Use” (IFU) manual and on product labels.There have been no reported accidents or injuries associated with this issue.
July 16, 2020
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June 26, 2020
This is not a recall and the 3M™ DBI-SALA® Self-Rescue Training Descent Systems P/N 3320037 remains safe to use for training purposes. This product advisory applies only to the training model RSQ (#3320037). No other models are affected.