Spelean Pty Ltd—Petzl Sarken Crampons

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Product description

Sarken crampons (any binding system, black or orange colour metallic parts). Purchased between 1 November 2003 and 31 August 2007.

What are the defects?

The front points of Sarken crampons are susceptible to premature wearout following heavy use. This means cracking of the metal forefoot near the front point(s), followed by possible breakage if usage continues.

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What should consumers do?

Stop using the Sarken Crampons (any binding system, black or orange colour metallic parts). Call toll-free telphone number 1800 634 853 or email: sarken_recall@spelean.com.au. Replacement product or a refund will be given to consumers who return the recalled product.


Spelean Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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