Recall of Savion ED Trolley (mobile stretcher)

According to Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, this recall involved a device in Australia that was produced by Huntleigh Healthcare Pty Ltd.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class II
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    It has been determined that the a number of trolleys with the affected serial numbers have been supplied to arjohuntleigh with the incorrect tbb6 battery. this may result in a burning smell when connected to mains power. there have been no reports of injuries as a result of this issue.
  • Action
    ArjoHuntleigh has advised users to remove the stretchers from use. The batteries will be replaced by unaffected stock as a permanent correction. This action has been closed-out on 03/08/2016.


  • Model / Serial
    Savion ED Trolley (mobile stretcher)Model Number: ES-711XSerial Number: 20150811XXXX, 201508170001 and 201508170002ARTG Number: 225146
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source