Health product recall

Rifton E-Pacer, Rifton TRAM, Rifton Low-base TRAM (2019-03-31)

Starting date:
March 31, 2019
Posting date:
April 12, 2019
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-69564

Last updated: 2019-04-12

Affected Products

  1. Rifton E-Pacer/li>
  2. Rifton TRAM
  3. Rifton Low-base TRAM

Reason

Due to an interior design change by the buckle manufacturer, the body support buckle latch springs could break causing the buckle to either not latch properly, or to release more easily during a transfer resulting in the possibility of the client falling out of the device.

Affected products

  1. Rifton E-Pacer

Lot or serial number

More than 10 numbers, contact manufacturer.

Model or catalog number

K660

Companies
Manufacturer

Rifton Equipment

2032 Route 213

Rifton

12471

New York

UNITED STATES

B. Rifton TRAM

Lot or serial number

More than 100 numbers, contact manufacturer.

Model or catalog number

K310

Companies
Manufacturer

Rifton Equipment

2032 Route 213

Rifton

12471

New York

UNITED STATES

C. Rifton Low-base TRAM

Lot or serial number

More than 10 numbers, contact manufacturer.

Model or catalog number

K320

Companies
Manufacturer

Rifton Equipment

2032 Route 213

Rifton

12471

New York

UNITED STATES