ABS - Mullion - Compact life jacket recall August 01 2012
Subject: Mullion - Compact life jacket recall
This letter is to inform you of the issuance of a recall by the lifejacket manufacturer Mullion of their COMPACT 150N ISO 124021ifejacket, which may be provided on board vessel(s) that you own or operate.
The manufacturer has reported that a problem may occur during the inflation of some of the COMPACT 150N ISO 12402 lifejackets that were sold since 01 December 2011 if they have a yellow valve in the oral tube. Please note that COMPACT lifejackets having a red valve in the oral tube are not affected and are not subject to this recall.
A copy of the Mullion recall notice is attached for your ready reference.
Very truly yours,
Senior Vice President
I Chief Surveyor
American Bureau of Shipping Attachment: Mullion Recall Notice Cc: Assistant Chief Surveyors
CC: Country Managers