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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2012-RN-00751-3
Product Name/Description GH3 Lifting Hanger (patient lift)

Model Numbers: 550316, 550057 & 550058

ARTG Number: 129310
Recall Action Level Retail
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 7/09/2012
Responsible Entity Healthcare Lifting Specialists Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue The manufacturer has registered a number of complaints where lifting straps have not been correctly placed on the hanger and patients have fallen partially or completely out of the sling. The User Manual has been modified to incorporate new instructions on how to attach the sling on the hanger.
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions The sponsor is providing work around instructions for users to follow, until the Instructions for Use (IFU) can be updated.
Contact Information 03 9872 5999 - Healthcare Lifting Specialists