DATE
06-2011
FSN
010
TITLE
Maquet Transient Increase In Pump Speeds
PROBLEM

Maquet Cardiovascular have issued a Safety Notice concerning two issues with their hardware. The first is transient increases in pump speeds on twin pump modules and the second is in regards to the possible ingress of liquids around the PSB cover. This relates to HL20 four and five pump bases with twin pump modules manufactured before 2011.

ACTION TAKEN

The Safety Committee would like to make the UK community aware of this situation which is being dealt with by the Maquet Technical Services team. Further information can be found in the following document FSN1.pdf‎  which can be accessed below:

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