translation missing: en.activerecord.attributes.event.titles.recall_field_safety_notice

According to Saudi Food & Drug Authority, this translation missing: en.activerecord.attributes.event.types.recall_field_safety_notice involved a device in Saudi Arabia that was produced by AGFA Corp..

What is this?

Field safety notices are communications sent out by medical device manufacturers or their representatives in relation to actions that they may be taking in relation to their product that is on the market. These are mainly for health workers, but also for users. They can include recalls and alerts.

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  • Type of Event
    Recall / Field Safety Notice
  • Event ID
    mdprc 100 11 18 000
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    Saudi data is current through January 2019. All of the data comes from the Saudi Food & Drug Authority, 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 Saudi Arabia.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Report Source: NCMDR
    SFDA urges all hospitals that have devices subjected to recall, to contact the company.
  • Reason
    The unit is equipped with safety measures so no movement may occur without user interaction. after an upgrade of the software of the overhead tube crane, there were isolated cases in which the overhead tube crane movement does not stop when the movement button is released. instead of stopping while the movement button is released, the tube head crane moves to the intended position. this issue only occurs with a specific combination of dedicated software versions with specific hardware board revisions.


  • Model / Serial
    This Safety Notice refers to your DR unit “DX-D 600” (DX-D 600 Automatic System, DX-D 600 Automatic Wall stand Only).
  • Product Description
    Radiography x-ray imaging system
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Manufacturers representative
    Gulf Medical Co.
  • Source