||April 17, 2013
||SR Instruments FG3105 Patient Scales Used on various Joerns Healthcare Patient Lifters. Model# FG3105 Patient Scales.
The FG3105 Scale is designed for Joerns Healthcare for use in portable patient weighing systems. The scale is designed to be connected between the patient hoist mechanism and patient sling apparatus. The scale is not intended to be used for patient transport.
||Serial numbers: 1005 thru 1780, 1785 thru 1809, 1866 thru 1868 and 1870 thru 1875.
|Sr Instruments Inc
600 Young St
Tonawanda, New York 14150
|SR Instruments Inc. is implementing a field correction for the Joerns Healthcare Patient Lifts after they received two incident reports regarding two field failures of a tensile type load cell involving the FG3105 Patient Scale. The failures resulted in patient falls.
||SR Instruments, Inc. sent a Notification letter dated December 13, 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. For questions call 716-693-5977.
|Quantity in Commerce
||806 patient scales
||USA Nationwide Distribution in the state of Texas.