Petzl Safety Lanyard RECALL

2:31 p.m. on July 15, 2011 (EDT)
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Safety lanyards
Product: About 375,000 Scorpio and Absorbica shock
absorbing lanyards imported by Petzl America Inc., of Clearfield, Utah,

Problem: Some lanyards are missing a safety stitch on the attachment loop,
which can cause the lanyard to disconnect from the climbing harness -- posing a
fall hazard to consumers. On fall injury has been reported in France.
Scope:
The items were sold at authorized Petzl dealers nationwide and in Canada from
January 2002 through May 2011.
Details: 877-740-3826, www.petzl.com

6:48 p.m. on July 15, 2011 (EDT)
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Having a screamer fail on you would really bite.

11:27 a.m. on July 19, 2011 (EDT)
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Hard year for petzl...

12:10 p.m. on July 19, 2011 (EDT)
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Yeah, you know the head of someone in Quality Control is gonna' roll.

3:55 p.m. on July 19, 2011 (EDT)
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More info here from Petzl's recall:

Petzl recalls Scorpio via ferrata lanyards

10:51 p.m. on July 24, 2011 (EDT)
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Man, heads must be rolling at Petzl...

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