Health product recall

PrecisionGlide Needle, 30G x 1/2" (2020-11-19)

Starting date:
November 19, 2020
Posting date:
December 4, 2020
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Subcategory:
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Medical Devices
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-74471

Last updated: 2020-12-03

Affected Products

PrecisionGlide Needle, 30G x 1/2"

Reason

The recall is being conducted due to the presence of blood on the cannulas of the BD PrecisionGlide Needles 30G x 1/2" noted in one lot of product referenced in the table above. If the blood is observed prior to use by the clinician, a possible delay in treatment could result until an alternate needle is available. If the blood is not noticed prior to use, the possibility of infection may be present.

Affected products

PrecisionGlide Needle, 30G x 1/2"

Lot or serial number

9128897

Model or catalog number

305106

Companies
Manufacturer
Becton Dickinson and Company
1 Becton Drive
Franklin Lakes
07417
UNITED STATES