Recall of Device Recall Floor Mounting Column TS 7500 U

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Trumpf Medical Systems, Inc..

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 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Table, surgical with orthopedic accessories, ac-powered - Product Code JEA
  • Reason
    Three complaints describing trusystem tables unexpectedly descending approximately 20 centimeters.
  • Action
    Trumpf Medical sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice dated July 8, 2015, to all affected consignees. The letter indicated that the tables should not be used until an authorized service engineer has exchanged the spindles of the affected operating tables. The letter included an acknowledgement form which is to be returned. The letter also requested a sub-recall if the product had been further distributed. For questions regarding this recall call 843-329-0543.


  • Model / Serial
    Serial Numbers - 101900011, 101900018, 101904491, 101904998
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - US including CA, CT, GA, IL, NC, OR, SC, VA, WI, WY, and Internationally to Australia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, and Switzerland
  • Product Description
    Floor Mounting Column TS 7500 U, Material Number 1730732; Floor Mounting Column ARTIS, Material Number 1501878 || Patient positioning during surgery, ranging from anesthesia induction to actual surgery to recover from the anesthesia. Also, patient transport on the operating table top from a patient transfer system to the operating theater of from the operating theater to a patient transfer system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Trumpf Medical Systems, Inc., 1046 Legrand Blvd, Charleston SC 29492-7672
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source