3M issues Stop Use/Recall Notice for Arc Flash Shock Absorbing Lanyards

3M™ issued a Stop Use/Recall Notice for DBI-SALA® ShockWave™2 Arc Flash Shock Absorbing Lanyards due to a potential manufacturing issue with a limited number of devices. This manufacturing issue could result in the lanyard not performing properly in the event of a fall, which could result in severe injury or death.

University units in possession of ShockWave™2 Arc Flash Shock Absorbing Lanyards must take the following steps.

Department Supplemental Hazardous Energy Control LOTO Program Template (added June 2022)

 

The Supplemental Hazardous Energy Control LOTO Program Template (Word) and addresses department-specific hazards and safety guidance for controlling hazardous energy when repairing or servicing department equipment or systems that are not covered in the UW Hazardous Energy Control LOTO Program Manual