Nombre del producto:
Avalanche airbags
Riesgo:
The trigger assembly can fail resulting in the airbag not deploying, posing a risk of death and injury in the event of an avalanche.
Remedio:
Reparación
Fecha del retiro:
Noviembre 26, 2013
Unidades:
About 6,400 in the United States and 1,800 in Canada
Contacto para los consumidores:

Backcountry Access (BCA) at (800) 670-8735 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.backcountryaccess.com and click on Safety Alert under Customer Service at bottom of the page for more information. Consumers can also send an e-mail to warranty@backcountryaccess.com.

Detalles del retiro

En conjunción con:
Description:

This recall involves BCA Avalanche airbags, models Float 18, 22, 30, 32, 36 and Throttle. The airbags are used for skiing, snowmobiling and mountain climbing to help keep the user above the surface if an avalanche occurs. The airbags are yellow and are housed in a blue, red or black pack. The packs have the model name printed on them. "Float" and the "bca" logo are printed in black lettering on the airbag. Lot letters A through E are included in the recall. The lot letter can be found on the trigger handle. 

 
Remedio:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled airbags and contact BCA for a free replacement trigger assembly. 

Incidentes/Lesiones:

None

Vendido en:

Specialty outdoor stores worldwide and online at www.backcountryaccess.com from August 2011 through October 2013 for between $499 and $750.  

Importado por:

Backcountry Access, Inc., of Boulder, Colo.  

Distributor:

Backcountry Access, Inc., of Boulder, Colo.  

Fabricación en:
China
Número del retiro:
14-030