On June 9, 2022, 3M Fall Protection announced a stop use/recall of specific 3M™ DBI-SALA® ShockWave™2 Arc Flash Shock Absorbing Lanyards. 3M determined that, for a limited number of devices, a potential manufacturing issue could result in the lanyard not performing properly in the event of a fall, which could result in severe injury or death. There have been no reports of injuries, accidents, or complaints associated with this issue.
At this time, users/owners of affected lanyards can choose to receive one of these benefits for each affected unit they own (*PLEASE NOTE: The Cash Option is not available once the replacement materials are available):
(Cash benefit available for certain part numbers- click here for details.)
Click the links below to read the detailed recall notice, see updates to the recall notice, view a list of affected part numbers, and file a claim for any affected lanyards you own.
For Canadian Customers who need support in French : / Pour les clients canadiens qui ont besoin de soutien en français: Veuillez communiquer avec le Service à la clientèle de 3M pour obtenir de l’aide, des renseignements supplémentaires sur le rappel ou d’autres solutions, par téléphone au 1-833-998-2243 ou par courriel au 3mcafpserviceaction@MMM.com / otherwise please use the form for quick service.