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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of November 13, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Handset component of the Handicare USA's Minivator Bath Bliss Reclining Bath Lifts (Bath Bliss), Part Number BP300-100/BP300-400RSUS (handset) - Model Numbers BBR0311USAB (blue) and BBR0311USSS (silver) Handset component devices operate the Minivator Bath Bliss Reclining Bath Lift, a non-AC-powered patient lift consisting of a motorized actuator, powered mechanical seating device, temporarily secured in a bath, and used to lift and lower a patient in the vertical or reclining position while bathing.
Recall Number Z-0171-2014
Classification Class II
Code Info Handsets shipped with Bath Lifts belonging to the following serial numbers: BH05100001 - BH05129999 and BH06120001 - BH11129999; Handsets shipped as spare parts with the following serial numbers: BS05100001 - BS05129999 and BS06120001 - BS11129999.
Product Distributed Qty 3301 handsets
Reason For Recall Firm became aware that two handsets in the affected batches became inoperable while the user was in the tub.

Event Detail

Event Id 63859
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Handicare Accessibility
City Allentown
State PA
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-11-29
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Worldwide distribution: USA (Nationwide) and country of: Canada.