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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2016-RN-00975-1
Product Name/Description Molift Air 205 and 300 ceiling hoist (a powered lifting device)

Molift Air 205
Model Numbers: 2501205, 2501210, 2501215, 2501220

Molift Air 300
Model Numbers: 2501300, 2501310, 2501315, 2501320

Distributed between May 2013 and January 2016

ARTG Number: 229696
Recall Action Level Consumer
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 25/08/2016
Responsible Entity Patient Handling Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue The manufacturer has received a total of 4 reports where the bolt on the suspension coupling on Molift Air has become loose in the coupling. All reports came after technical testing and inspection. To date, no reports have been received regarding patient injury resulting from this issue. However, there is a potential risk for harm or injury if the bolt inside the coupling comes loose from the housing.
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions Patient Handling will arrange to upgrade the device with a retainer safety ring that will prevent the bolt within the suspension coupling coming loose. Qualified service personnel will install the upgrade kits on all affected systems. Consumers are advised to contact the place of purchase to organise a qualified service technician to install the upgrade kit. For more details, please see .
This action has been closed-out on 21/03/2018.
Contact Information 1300 137 875 - Patient Handling Pty Ltd