Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Solara 3G Custom Manual Wheelchair

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Invacare Corporation.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Wheelchair, mechanical - Product Code IOR
  • Causa
    The potential exists for the wheel to rotate freely despite engagement of hub brake.
  • Acción
    Invacare sent an URGENT: RECALL INFORMATION Letter dated September 10, 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. The letter instructed customers to 1) Complete the Provider Response Card indicating your receipt and understanding of these instructions. 2) Contact your customers to inform them of the recall. It is recommended that you provide them with the enclosed Customer Letter. Set up an appointment to correct the customer's wheelchair as soon as possible. 3) Please examine the wheelchair to confirm it has one of the serial numbers listed above. The serial number can be found on the front lower crossbar located on the right while sitting in the chair. 4) Using the enclosed retrofit kit, make the necessary correction. Installation instructions can be found on page 109 of the Solara service manual, which is enclosed. 5) Document the correction of the wheelchair on the enclosed tracking sheet. 6) Using the enclosed pre-paid UPS mailing label and original box, return the replaced parts to the address listed on the label. 7) Fax or email the Provider Response Form and tracking sheet to 330-329-3458 or For questions please contact Invacare Customer Service at 800-333-6900.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model #3G, Serial numbers: 12GE003750, 12GE003554 and 12HE001766.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution including the states of CA & MT.
  • Descripción del producto
    Solara 3G Custom Manual Wheelchair || Product Usage: To provide mobility to a person restricted to a sitting position.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Invacare Corporation, 1 Invacare Way, Elyria OH 44035-4190
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source