Omega Pacific G-FIRST Carabiner Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Omega Pacific G-FIRST Carabiner Recall [US]Omega Pacific recalls an estimated 1,900 Omega Pacific G-FIRST series Aluminum Carabiners due to suspected operational failure, component breakage and consequential risk of falls, injury and death, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/x0GO30gOfIS

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Omega-Pacific-Recalls-Carabiners-Due-to-Risk-of-Injury-or-Death

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves six (6) models of Omega Pacific G-FIRST series Aluminum Carabiners.

These Carabiners are typically used to allow ropes and harnesses to be linked together. The phrase, “Omega-17 UL Classified USA” is printed on the front of the Carabiners while the ratings statement, “Meets NFPA 1983 17ED MBS kN 40 G” can be found on the reverse side. The 2-digit batch/lot code of “OD” is embedded on the bottom side of the Carabiner spine. The Carabiners were sold individually in silver, black and red colors.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Carabiner can break while in use, posing a risk of injury or death to the user.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Carabiners, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Omega Pacific to receive a free replacement or a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Omega Pacific at 1-800-360-3990 from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.omegapac.com and click on the “Voluntary Recall” banner at the top of the page, or click on the “Notices & Recalls” link at the bottom of the page for more information. You can also reach the company by e-mail at info@omegapac.com.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-041
Recalls Direct RIN: 9498-2017
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