Hazard:
"The pins in the carabiners can detach, causing a climbing strap to break free from the safety harness. This can result in the climber falling."
Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
November 2, 2010
Units:
"About 16,000"

Recall Details

Description:

The 2010 Year HSS Ultra-Lite carabiners were supplied with the HSS-300 Ultra-Lite full body climbing safety harness. The carabiners are black with a pin sticking out of the gate. They have "CB20101" stamped on the side opposite the gate.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the carabiners and return them to the company for a free replacement.

Incidents/Injuries:

The company is aware of two reports of the carabiner pins detaching. No falls or injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Outdoor hunting retailers and directly from the company via telephone and the company's website at www.huntersafetysystem.com from June 2010 through September 2010 for about $100.

Manufacturer(s):
Hunter Safety System of Danville, Ala.
Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
11-029