The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1995/18

Product:  Energy absorbing system for climbing protection

Name: Dynamax

Batch number / Barcode:  8595570113332, Batch : I/18, 170292/40

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Rock empire

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Injuries
The climbing protection device is not sufficiently resistant to loads.
The product could break during use, causing the climber to fall down and suffer injuries.

The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 958.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Description:  Energy absorbing system for Via Ferrata. The product is packed in a plastic bag.

Country of origin: Czech Republic

Alert submitted by: Croatia

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovenia