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Recall - The Olympic Pool Ladder Model ACM-101AS

Web posted on April 29, 2014

This recall involves Olympic pool ladder ACM-101AS. This is a resin ladder with a cover and automatic lock. The ladder is 61 cm wide and adjustable for pool walls measuring 122 cm to 137 cm in height.

Even when the cover is closed and locked, it is possible for a child to use the steps on the backside of the ladder and reach the pool without adult supervision, posing a drowning hazard.

One incident has been reported to Health Canada and Champlain Plastics related to the use of this product. No injuries were reported.

Consumers should stop using the ladder immediately and contact the retailer where they purchased the product for a repair kit.

Consumers may also contact Champlain Plastics by telephone at 1-800-660-4135 ext. 473 or by email to receive a repair kit and further information.

The recalled product was sold from March 2011 to February 2014 by various pool retailers. Approximately 10,000 units of the recalled product have been sold in Canada.

The affected product was manufactured in Canada by Champlain Plastics, Lachine, Quebec.


For more information on this or other Health Canada consumer product advisories, warnings, and recalls, visit the website at hc-sc.gc.ca.

To report consumer product incidents to Health Canada, visit the website for reporting instructions.

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