Category Archives: Alerts

Alerts including any product recalls or safety bulletins.

Product Recall – Rock Exotica Omni 1.1

RECALL NOTICE FOR OMNI 1.1 PULLEYS & VARIANTS MADE FEBRUARY 2020 THROUGH OCTOBER 2022 Download a the Omni Recall Notice (PDF):Omni Recall.pdf Recall Submission Forms:Online Return Form (US Customers Only)Online Return Forms (Worldwide & Outside the US) The entirety of the content listed below is available in a printer-friendly PDF in the files listed above. […]

Product Recall – Petzl Pirana

Full details of the recall can be found here. Recall of PIRANA descenders (D005AA00 and D005AA01) due to a drowning risk if the rope accidentally gets blocked in the blocking slot. Immediately stop using the descenders affected by this recall. Affected products: PIRANA descenders D005AA00 and D005AA01 (see models in photo). Serial numbers: between 19 […]


Climbing Technology has voluntarily issued a request for inspection of the ROLLNLOCK pulley/rope clamp (Ref. No. 2D652) by the user.One of our customers has detected a defect in the functioning of the “sheave position lever” (F). This defect can lead to an accidental locking of the sheave position lever on its pin (H) on the […]

Precautions to take when using the Petzl Pirana Descender

This information concerns the PIRANA (reference numbers D005AA00 and D005AA01) sold since the beginning of January 2020. Upon receiving feedback from users regarding instances of unintended blocking of the rope in the locking slot of the PIRANA, Petzl wishes to clarify details regarding the use of the descender for canyoning. Situation encountered by our users: […]

Product Safety Update- Daisychain

Aspiring is voluntarily replacing all Daisychains manufactured since 2015. Although no accidents or failures have been reported a routine batch test identified a potential flaw in the design that could be easily fixed with a change in the production process. In the interests of customer safety Aspiring has decided to voluntarily establish a replacement programme. […]