Recalls for Blood sets used for the administration of blood and blood products

Hospira Issues Important Safety Information for Blood Sets
08/13/2013 Food Recall

Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), announced today a recall of certain blood sets. There have been reports from customers of instances in which the outer wall of blood bags were punctured with the piercing pin on certain Hospira blood sets during insertion of the pin into the blood bag.

  • Company:
    Hospira, Inc.
  • Problem
    Reports of instances in which the outer wall of blood bags were punctured with the piercing pin during insertion of the pin into the blood bag