Expedition Equipment—Wild Country Ropeman 3
What are the defects?
There are certain circumstances, particularly on tensioned ropes, where the device does not lock onto the rope as it should and may slip when initially loaded.
What are the hazards?
In certain situations, such as crevice rescues, if the defect occurs this may lead to injury or death.
What should consumers do?
If you possess a Ropeman 3, then you should stop using it immediately and return it to your retailer, or if this is not possible, to your local distributor. Wild Country will arrange as soon as possible your choice of a replacement Ropeman 1 or Ropeman 2, plus a locking karabiner.
Download this form and fill it out with your returned Ropeman 3
Then return the Wild Country Ropeman 3 either;
1. To the retailer where you purchased the Wild Country Ropeman 3
2. To Expedition Equipment
3. Directly to Wild Country Headquarters in the UK.
Unit 31 28 Barcoo Street
New South Wales
Wild Country UK
Wild Country International
For more information, do not hesitate to contact Expedition Equipment by phone or email.
Phone : 02 9417 5755
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Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.