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Feb 25, 2015, 15:56 ET

La CPSC aprueba nueva norma federal de seguridad para mochilas rígidas portabebés, portaniños

http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Newsroom/Noticias/2015/La-CPSC-aprueba-nueva-norma-federal-de-seguridad-para-mochilas-rigidas-portabebes-portaninos/...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Cosco Recalls Convertible Hand Trucks Due to Injury Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Cosco-Recalls-Convertible-Hand-Trucks Recall Summary Name of Product:  Hand...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

Cosco retira del mercado carretillas de mano convertibles debido a riesgo de lesión

Para fotos de este producto: http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Noticias-y-retiros-del-mercado/2015/Cosco-retira-carretillas-de-mano-convertibles...

Feb 24, 2015, 16:37 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

CPSC Approves New Federal Safety Standard for Frame Child Carriers

To prevent deaths and injuries to infants and young children, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has approved a new federal...

Feb 24, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Kenmore Electric Ranges Recalled by Electrolux Due to Electrical Shock Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Kenmore-Electric-Ranges-Recalled-by-Electrolux/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Sears Kenmore 24-inch...

Feb 24, 2015, 14:00 ET

Electrolux retira estufas eléctricas Kenmore debido a riesgo de choque eléctrico

Para fotos de este producto: http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Noticias-y-retiros-del-mercado/2015/Electrolux-retira-estufas-electricas-Kenmore Logo -...

Feb 24, 2015, 13:30 ET
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CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the...

Feb 24, 2015, 13:00 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

Fanimation Recalls Brewmaster Ceiling Fans Due to Risk of Injury

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Fanimation-Recalls-Brewmaster-Ceiling-Fans Recall Summary Name of Product: Brewmaster Ceiling...

Feb 19, 2015, 17:43 ET

General Electric acepta penalidad civil de $3.5 millones, programa interno de cumplimiento por no reportar lavavajillas y estufas defectuosas

http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Newsroom/Noticias/2015/General-Electric-acepta-penalidad-civil-de-3500000/ WASHINGTON, 19 de febrero de 2015...

Feb 19, 2015, 16:29 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

General Electric Agrees to $3.5 Million Civil Penalty, Internal Compliance Program for Failure to Report Defective Ranges and Dishwashers

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is announcing that General Electric Co., of Fairfield, Conn., has agreed to pay a $3.5 million...

Feb 19, 2015, 11:06 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html . Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov .

Pressmaster Recalls Cable Stripping Tool Due to Impact Hazard

 Photos available at: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Pressmaster-Recalls-Cable-Stripping-Tool/ Recall Summary Name of Product: ...

Feb 18, 2015, 14:05 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the...

Feb 18, 2015, 13:05 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

 The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with...

Feb 13, 2015, 09:05 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION)

SCOTT Recalls Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Scott-Recalls-Vanish-Evo-Bicycle-Helmets Recall Summary Name of Product: 2015 SCOTT® Vanish Evo...

Feb 12, 2015, 13:10 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

Jackco Transnational Recalls ZETA Battery Pack Due to Fire Hazard

www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Jackco-Transnational-Recalls-ZETA-Battery-Pack Recall Summary Name of Product: ZETA by Jackco Pocket Jump Starter...

Feb 12, 2015, 13:10 ET
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SRAM Recalls Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hubs Due to Crash and Injury Hazards

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/SRAM-Recalls-Zaipp-88-Bicycle-Wheel-Hubs Recall Summary Name of Product: Zipp 88 aluminum hubs for...

Feb 12, 2015, 11:37 ET

Kidde retira extintores de incendios plásticos desechables debido a fallo en la descarga

Para fotos de este producto: http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Noticias-y-retiros-del-mercado/2015/Kidde-retira-extintores-de-incendios-plasticos-desechables...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:00 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the...

Feb 12, 2015, 07:00 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

Kidde Recalls Disposable Plastic Fire Extinguishers Due to Failure to Discharge

  http://www.cpsc.gov/Kidde-Recalls-Disposable-Plastic-Fire-Extinguishers Recall Summary Name of Product: Kidde plastic valve disposable...

Feb 11, 2015, 11:45 ET
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http//:www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

System Sensor Recalls Combination Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detectors Due to Carbon Monoxide Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/System-Sensor-Recalls-Combination-Carbon-Monoxide-and-Smoke-Detectors Recall Summary Name of Product: i4 Series System...