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Comfort Research Recalls Vinyl Bean Bag Chairs Due to Risk of Entrapment, Suffocation

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Comfort-Research-Recalls-Vinyl-Bean-Bag-Chairs/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Bean Bag...

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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.

BRP Recalls Ski-Doo and Can-Am Kids' Hoodies Due to Strangulation Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/BRP-Recalls-Ski-Doo-and-Can-Am-Kids-Hoodies/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Kids' Hoodies Hazard:...

Dec 18, 2014, 13:00 ET

Schneider Electric retira interruptores de circuito PowerPact marco J debido a riesgos de incendio, quemaduras y choque eléctrico

WASHINGTON, 18 de diciembre de 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO Resumen...

Dec 18, 2014, 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.

Kiddie Korral Recalls Girls Hoodies with Ponies Due to Strangulation Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/Kiddie-Korral-Recalls-Girls-Hoodies-with-Ponies  Recall Summary Name of Product: Pink Pony Hoodies Hazard: A drawstring...

Dec 18, 2014, 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 .

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...

Dec 18, 2014, 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 .

Giggles International Recalls Animated Monkey Toy Due to Burn Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores

www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Giggles-International-Recalls-Animated-Monkey-Toy Recall Summary Name of Product:  Animated toy Hazard: The...

Dec 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Schneider Electric Recalls PowerPact J-Frame Circuit Breakers Due to Fire, Burn, Electrical Shock Hazards

www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Schneider-Electric-Recalls-PowerPact-J-Frame-Circuit-Breakers Recall Summary Name of Product:  Circuit...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:15 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.

Wegmans Food Markets Recalls Moody Face Stress Balls Due to Choking Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/Wegmans-Food-Markets-Recalls-Moody-Face-Stress-Balls Recall Summary Name of Product: Gift Gallery Moody Face Stress Balls...

Dec 16, 2014, 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.

WindowTex Recalls Custom Roller Shades Due to Risk of Injury

Recall Summary Name of Product: Roller Window Shades Hazard: A steel pin inserted into the idler on the shades can become dislodged and cause...

Dec 12, 2014, 10:54 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.

Bicycle Helmets Recalled by UVEX Sports Due to Risk of Head Injury

Recall Summary Name of Product: UVEX Bicycle Helmets Hazard: The anchor for the helmet's chinstrap can fail, causing the helmets to slide off...

Dec 09, 2014, 15:50 ET

Lenovo retira cables eléctricos para computadora debido a riesgos de incendio y quemaduras

WASHINGTON, 9 de diciembre de 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO Resumen del...

Dec 04, 2014, 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.

Horizon Hobby Recalls HobbyZone Super Cub S Radio-Controlled Aircraft Due to Fire Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: HobbyZone Super Cub S Ready-To-Fly and Super Cub S Bind-N-Fly Power Supply and Charger Hazard: Power supply units...

Dec 04, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Salsa Cycles Recalls Bicycle Forks Due to Risk of Fall Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Salsa Bearpaw Bicycle Forks Hazard: The bicycle fork can bend or break, posing a fall hazard to the...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:00 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...

Dec 02, 2014, 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.

Felt Bicycles Recalls Cyclocross Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury

Recall Summary Name of Product: Felt Cyclocross Bicycles Hazard: The frame of the bicycle could break, causing the rider to lose control, fall...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:24 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.

Daikin Recalls Air Purifiers Due to Fire Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Daikin Streamer air purifiers Hazard: The air purifier's circuit board can overheat and cause the air purifier to...

Nov 25, 2014, 12:00 ET

"Vigile el sartén": proteja a su familia de un incendio en la cocina y de intoxicación por alimentos este Día de Acción de Gracias

¿Necesita una receta para la cena perfecta de Acción de Gracias (Thanksgiving, por su nombre en inglés)? Empiece bien su cena del...

Nov 25, 2014, 11:59 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.

Stand by Your Pan: Protect Your Family from Cooking Fires and Food Poisoning this Thanksgiving Holiday

Need a recipe for the perfect Thanksgiving meal?  Start your  holiday meal off right with an ounce of fire prevention and add a pound of...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Goal Zero Recalls Battery Packs Due to Fire Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Goal Zero Sherpa brand 50 and 120 rechargeable battery packs Hazard: The battery packs can overcharge,...

Nov 20, 2014, 15:30 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. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION)

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...