Alert number: A12/1497/19
Name: Climbers Safety Helmet
Batch number / Barcode: 8020647485802
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: La Sportiva
Type / number of model: Mulaz, Skyline
Risk type: Injuries
The helmet is insufficiently resistant to penetration.
Impacting rocks may penetrate the helmet, possibly causing serious head injuries.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive (since 21/04/2018 repealed by the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation) and the relevant European Standard EN 12492.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Black climbing helmet in a black and yellow cardboard box. The product was also sold online.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Belgium