Thursday, February 17, 2011
China frauds that kill people
Now to add to children's toys containing lead there is fake climbing equipment coming out of China. Petzl - a reputable manufacturer - has been putting out warnings about equipment which copies their logo and stamps but does not meet UIAA standards. The equipment fails under 70 percent of required test loads.
The Chinese frauds I write about will hurt you financially.
This Chinese fraud will splatter your brains on the ground.
Whilst it is trite to say fake rock climbing equipment is a geo-political issue fake rock climbing equipment and lead in toys will fan protectionist flames - and I doubt that will be constructive.
Bluntly: corporate manslaughter through fraud is something no civilized society takes lightly. This is headed in that direction.
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