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Stop Use and Product Recall for 3M DBI-SALA Twin-Leg Nano-Lok Retracting Lifelines

Oct 10, 2019

On July 25, 2019, 3M Fall Protection announced an immediate stop use and product recall of the 3M™ DBI-SALA® Twin-Leg Nano-Lok™ edge and the Twin-Leg Nano-Lok™ Wrap Back Self-Retracting Lifelines. 3M determined that in a fall and under certain conditions, the energy absorber of these devices may not properly deploy which could expose the worker to serious injury or death. There have been no reports of accidents or injuries associated with this issue, but these products must be removed from service immediately.

Click the links below to read the detailed recall notice, see updates to the recall notice, view lists of affected part numbers, and file a claim for any affected Nano-Loks™ you own.

Click here to read the detailed Update and Solution for CE Twin-Leg Nano-Lok™ edge released on September 20, 2019.

Click here to read the detailed Update and Solution for ANSI Twin-Leg Nano-Lok™ edge released on August 6, 2019.

Click here to read the original Stop Use and Recall notice released on July 25, 2019.

Click here to see an updated list of affected part numbers.

Establish a Safety Fund

Aug 19, 2015

Donors can establish a named academic scholarship or professional education grant fund through the ASSP Foundation. Scholarships and grants advance the safety profession and provide national recognition for the donor. The Foundation manages the administrative details of this program and works with the donor to provide qualified award recipients each year.

WISE Mentoring Program

Aug 19, 2015

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.