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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.

Classic Characters Recalls Infant Booties Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Classic-Characters-Recalls-Infant-Booties/    Recall Summary Name of...

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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.

IKEA Recalls Ceiling Lamps Due to Laceration Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/IKEA-Recalls-Ceiling-Lamps/  Recall Summary Name of Product: Ceiling lamps Hazard: The plastic...

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IKEA retira del mercado lámparas de techo debido a riesgo de laceración

Para fotos de este producto: www.cpsc.gov/es/Noticias-y-retiros-del-mercado/2016/IKEA-retira-del-mercado-lamparas-de-techo/   Logo -...

Feb 04, 2016, 16:21 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.

KHS America Recalls Children's Musical Instrument Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/KHS-America-Recalls-Childrens-Musical-Instrument/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Monkey Glockenspiel...

Feb 04, 2016, 14:12 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.

Head USA Recalls Ski and Snowboard Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Head-USA-Recalls-Ski-and-Snowboard-Helmets/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Ski and snowboard...

Feb 04, 2016, 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.

Wedgwood Decorative Baby Rattles Recalled by WWRD Due to Choking Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Wedgwood-Decorative-Baby-Rattles-Recalled-by-WWRD/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Wedgwood Peter Rabbit...

Feb 04, 2016, 13:31 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.

Dollar General Recalls Construction Truck Toy Vehicles Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Dollar General

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Dollar-General-Recalls-Construction-Truck-Toy-Vehicles/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Toy trucks Hazard:...

Feb 04, 2016, 13:06 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.

CE North America Recalls Fan Heaters Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Bed Bath & Beyond

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/CE-North-America-Recalls-Fan-Heaters Recall Summary Name of Product: KUL Fan Heaters Hazard: The fan...

Feb 03, 2016, 17:06 ET

La CPSC y Walmart anuncian asociación bajo campaña Piscina segura, diversión asegurada para ayudar a familias a tener más seguridad en y cerca de piscinas y spas

La campaña Piscina segura, diversión asegurada (Pool Safely, por su nombre en inglés  de la Comisión de Seguridad de...

Feb 03, 2016, 12:30 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.

Eastwood Recalls Multi-Function Power Packs Due to Fire Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Eastwood-Recalls-Multi-Function-Power-Packs/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Rockwood Multi-function...

Feb 03, 2016, 11:30 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.

Lutron Electronics Recalls Roller Shades Due to Impact Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Lutron-Electronics-Recalls-Roller-Shades/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Roller Shades Hazard: The...

Feb 03, 2016, 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.

CPSC and Walmart Announce Pool Safely Partnership To Help Families Be Safer In and Around Pools and Spas

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) Pool Safely campaign and global retailer Walmart announced today a partnership focused on...

Feb 02, 2016, 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.

Scubapro Recalls Dive Computers Due to Serious Injury Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Scubapro-Recalls-Dive-Computers Recall Summary Name of Product: Galileo Luna and Sol Dive...

Feb 02, 2016, 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.

Royal Appliance Recalls Dirt Devil Pet Vacuums Due to Electrical Shock Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Royal-Appliance-Recalls-Dirt-Devil-Pet-Vacuums Recall Summary Name of Product: Dirt Devil® Total Pet...

Feb 02, 2016, 10:30 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.

Microsoft Recalls AC Power Cords for Surface Pro Devices Due to Fire, Shock Hazards

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Microsoft-Recalls-AC-Power-Cords-for-Surface-Pro-Devices   Recall Summary Name of Product:...

Jan 28, 2016, 14:30 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.

Varaluz Recalls Longfellow Light Fixtures Due to Fire Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Varaluz-Recalls-Longfellow-Light-Fixtures Recall Summary Name of Product: Longfellow lighting fixtures...

Jan 28, 2016, 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.

i play Recalls Glass Food Storage Cubes Due to Injury Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/i-play-recalls-glass-food-storage-cubes Recall Summary Name of Product: green sprouts® glass food...

Jan 28, 2016, 13:30 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...