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 Verathon Inc.

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 041 11 12 000
  • 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 problem associated with the affected product is the risk of stress cracks developing in the blade tip that may not be readily visible during routine inspection prior to intubation. this cracking may eventually cause the product to fail.


  • Model / Serial
    manufactured between December 2010 and August 2011, are compatible with the GVL (analog) GlideScope monitor (0570-0200/0231-0003) only. Glide5cope GVL 3 [part # / Serial Numbers}: 0574-0007 / MD10500 to MDl12387 GlideScope GVL 4 [part # / Serial Numbers}: 0574-0001 / LG105000 to LG112758 GlideScope GVL 5 [part # / Serial Numbers}: 0574-0030 / XL105000 to XL111798
  • Product Classification
  • Product Description
    GlideScope Video Laryngoscopes
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Manufacturers representative
    Techno-Orbits Establishment, Riyadh, (01) 2293 142
  • Source