A Zeagle está realizando um recall dos coletes equilibradores Grace e Element, devido a possibilidade de vazamento de ar da câmara interna, fazendo com que o mergulhador perca flutuabilidade.
Informação completa abaixo:
Name of product: Zeagle brand buoyancy control devices (BCDs)
Hazard: The buoyancy control devices can suddenly leak air causing a loss of flotation, posing a drowning hazard to scuba divers.
Units: About 1,400 (in addition, about 50 were sold in Canada)
Description: This recall involves all Zeagle brand Grace and Element BCDs. BCDs are used to help a diver maintain buoyancy under water during scuba diving. The Grace model is black with light green accents and has the logo “Z/Grace” on the right side pocket and left shoulder. The words “Zeagle Sport” are on the left side pocket. The Element model is black with red accents and has the logo “Z/Element” on the right side pocket and left shoulder. The words “Zeagle Sport” are on the left side pocket.
Incidents / Injuries: The firm has received one report of a seam failure in the BCD resulting in air leakage. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled BCDs and return them to Huish Outdoors or an authorized Zeagle dealer for a free replacement.
Sold at: Authorized Zeagle dealers and online at www.zeagle.com for about U$ 412 for the Grace model and about U$ 490 for the Element model BCD, from September 2015 through August 2016.
Manufacturer(s): Huish Outdoors LLC, Salt Lake City, Utah
Manufactured in: Vietnam