Equipment manufacturer DMM alerts immediate withdrawal of carabiners they have produced because of a dysfunction in the gate of the carabiner.
For further information concerning carabiners that must be controlled, open or download the following document DMM Product Recall
SOFT Certification has just been accredited according to NS-EN ISO 17024 “General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons”. NS-EN ISO 17024 is one of several accreditation standards in the 17000 family. This accreditation is used for laboratories, certification bodies, inspection agencies, etc.
The Norwegian Accreditation website states the following about accreditation: “Accreditation is the official recognition of an organization’s competence and ability to perform specific tasks in accordance with specified requirements.” This implies that the authorities recognize our certification scheme.