Salewa North America Recalls Wild Country Climbing Harnesses Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

This recall applies to all Wild Country Syncro harnesses sold in the United States.  The harness has a black nylon exterior and orange interior. “Wild Country” and “Syncro” is printed on a label affixed to the interior, above batch code: 01 A 01 16.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    Excess materials on the left waist belt tab can cause the harness to loosen, posing a fall hazard to the user.
  • Remedy
  • Incidents
    The firm has received one report of the harness loosening. No injuries have been reported.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled harnesses and contact Salewa North America for a full refund.
  • Sold At
    Alpenglow Adventure Sports, Climb UP LLC, Rock Fitness, UNLTD, and Wilderness Exchange stores nationwide and online at and other websites from April 2016 through June 2016 for about $110.
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