Safety Alert for lifting systems with crane units

According to National Institute of Drugs and Food Surveillance (INVIMA), this safety alert involved a device in Colombia that was produced by Hill Rom Inc.

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Alerts provide important information and recommendations about products. Even though an alert has been issued, it does not necessarily mean a product is considered to be unsafe. Safety Alerts, addressed to health workers and users, may include recalls. They can be written by manufacturers, but also by health officials.

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  • Type of Event
    Safety alert
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  • Notes / Alerts
    Colombian data is current through June 2019. All of the data comes from the National Institute of Drugs and Food Surveillance (INVIMA), 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 Colombia.
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  • Model / Serial
    Multirall 200 and cart S65
  • Product Description
    GOLVO: is a versatile crane, designed for use in most lifting situations. LIKORALL: it is a roof motor, it is designed and developed for LIKO's complete range of stationary or fixed-lift systems. MULTIRALL 200: is a crane easily without compromising safety and functionality. It is used to transfer from room to room. ROLLON: stand-up support team, which has been developed to perform safe transfers from and to the position of the seated patient. It is designed for patients with great difficulty in walking and good strength in the arms and ability to carry their weight on the legs. SABINA 200 designed for people with difficulty to stand up for simismas from a sitting position. SABINA II: designed for people with difficulty standing up on their own from a sitting position. UNO 102: is a mobile crane with lifting and lowering of the lifting arm. Its use is in post-acute care centers such as nursing homes and other assistance centers. VIKING XS / S / M / L / XL: these are two models of flexible mobile cranes that are excellent for confined space environments. They are used for common elevations FREESPAN SR: autonomous lifting system designed for use together with MULTIRALL crane units.
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