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Mar 26, 2015, 11:00 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.

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars Due to Fall Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Specialized-Bicycle-Components-Recalls-Aerobars Recall Summary Name of Product: Aerobars Bicycle...

Mar 25, 2015, 14:00 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.

Linon Home Decor Products Recalls Foldable Wood Patio Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Linon-Home-Decor-Products-Recalls-Foldable-Wood-Patio-Chairs Recall Summary Name of Product: Outdoor Wood...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:00 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.

Child's Catastrophic Brain Injury Prompts Recall of Residential Elevators Sold Exclusively by Coastal Carolina Elevators Due to Crushing Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Childs-Catastropic-Brain-Injury-Prompts-Recall-of-Residential-Elevators/ Recall Summary Name of...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:00 ET

Spinrite retira estambre Bernat Tizzy Yarn debido al riesgo de enredarse

Para fotos de este producto: http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Noticias-y-retiros-del-mercado/2015/Spinrite-retira-estambre-Bernat-Tizzy-Yarn Logo -...

Mar 19, 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.

Spinrite Recalls Bernat Tizzy Yarn Due to Entanglement Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Spinrite-Recalls-Bernat-Tizzy-Yarn Recall Summary Name of Product: Bernat Tizzy Yarn  Hazard: In...

Mar 17, 2015, 17:24 ET

La CPSC se une a esfuerzo global para prevenir los envenenamientos infantiles

http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Newsroom/Noticias/2015/ La-CPSC-se-une-a-esfuerzo-global-para-prevenir-los-envenenamientos-infantiles WASHINGTON, 17 de...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:34 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 Joins Global Effort to Prevent Child Poisonings

During National Poison Prevention Week 2015, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) will join forces with more than 20 countries around...

Mar 17, 2015, 10:00 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.

CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispensers Recalled by WhiteWave Due to Fire Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CreaMiser-Refrigerated-Creamer-Dispensers-Recalled-by-WhiteWave/ Recall Summary Name of Product: CreaMiser...

Mar 12, 2015, 14:35 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.

Westinghouse Lighting Recalls Glass Shade Holders Due to Risk of Electrical Shock; Sold at Home Depot Stores

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Westinghouse-Lighting-Recalls-Glass-Shade-Holders Recall Summary Name of Product: Glass Shade...

Mar 12, 2015, 11:10 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.

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...

Mar 12, 2015, 10:10 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.

Youth Loungewear Pants Recalled by M&M'S World Store Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Youth-Loungewear-Pants-Recalled-by-MandMs-World-Store Recall Summary Name of Product: Youth Loungewear...

Mar 11, 2015, 15:00 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.

Kid's Korner Children's Zipper Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Kroger Due to Choking Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Kids-Korner-Childrens-Zipper-Hooded-Sweatshirts-Recalled-by-Kroger Recall Summary Name of Product:...

Mar 11, 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.

Urban Outfitters Recalls Teacups Due to Fire Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Urban-Outfitters-Recalls-Teacups Recall Summary Name of Product: "Cheeky" Teacups Hazard: The tea cups are...

Mar 11, 2015, 12:00 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.

SCARPA North America Recalls Ski Boots with Tronic System Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/SCARPA-North-America-Recalls-Tronic-System-Ski-Boots/ Recall Summary Name of Product:  F1 EVO Ski Boots...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:00 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.

Children's Pajamas Recalled by K.J. Sportswear California Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Childrens-Pajamas-Recalled-by-KJ-Sportswear-California Recall Summary Name of Product: Children's...

Mar 10, 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.

efco Expands Recall of Gas Trimmers Due to Fire Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/efco-Recalls-Gas-Trimmers Recall Summary Name of Product: efco Gas Trimmers Hazard: The muffler on the...

Mar 06, 2015, 14:10 ET
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Rapala Recalls StrikeMaster Ice Augers Due To Injury Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Rapala-Recalls-StrikeMaster-Ice-Auguers Recall Summary Name of Product: StrikeMaster® Lithium Lazer...

Mar 06, 2015, 12:38 ET

Al llegar el horario de verano, cambie las baterías de las alarmas detectoras de humo y monóxido de carbono

En la Comisión de Seguridad de Productos del Consumidor de EE.UU. (U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, CPSC) lo exhortamos a revisar sus...

Mar 06, 2015, 12:36 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.

Daylight Saving Time: change smoke and CO alarm batteries

We at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) urge you to check your alarms this weekend when you set your clocks one hour ahead for...