Leg Cuffs: Weighted Chain-link

Technical Info:
Can weigh up to 8kg (approx. 17.5lbs).
Currently traded in China.

Concerns:
Restricts movement significantly. Significantly increases risk of ankle damage.
Risk of misuse during detention / torture & “stress positions”.
Can help facilitate torture or other ill-treatment.
Prolonged use of cuffs can lead to lacerations which can lead to blood poisoning and other long term physical impairments, amongst other ills.
No legitimate law enforcement use that cannot be effectively accomplished with safer alternatives therefore their use in law enforcement should be prohibted as should the corresponding production and transfer.

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Translations:
أصفاد للساقين مزودة بساسلة حلقية ذات ثقل (حديد)
脚镣:重环链式
Menottes pour les chevilles : à chaîne lestée / Entraves de pied : à chaîne lestée
Кандалы с утяжелённой цепью
Esposas para tobillos: de cadena lastrada / Grilletes para pies: de cadena lastrada