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Jan 27, 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 .

Mirka Extends Recall of Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders Due to Fire Hazard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Mirka-Extends-Recall-of-Compact-Electric-Random-Orbital-Sanders Recall Summary Name of Product: ...

Jan 22, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Hunters' Tree Stands Recalled by Primal Vantage Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Hunters-Tree-Stands-Recalled-by-Primal-Vantage/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Ameristep Hyde Cliff...

Jan 22, 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 .

Johnson Health Tech Recalls Matrix Fitness Strength Training Machines Due to Risk of Impact Injury, Laceration and Fall Hazards

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Johnson-Health-Tech-Recalls-Matrix-Fitness-Strength-Training-Machines/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Matrix...

Jan 21, 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.

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...

Jan 21, 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.

CR Brands Recalls Mean Green Cleaner and Degreaser Products Due to Chemical Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Mean Green® Super Strength Cleaner & Degreaser and Mean Green® Industrial Strength Cleaner &...

Jan 14, 2015, 10:00 ET
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NPD Furniture Recalls Dining Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/NPD-Furniture-Recalls-Dining-Chairs/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Abby Dining...

Jan 13, 2015, 15:27 ET

IKEA retira colchones para cuna debido a riesgo de atrapamiento

Para fotos de este producto:   http://www.cpsc.gov/es/Noticias-y-retiros-del-mercado/2015/IKEA-retira-colchones-para-cuna/ Logo -...

Jan 13, 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. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION)

IKEA Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Risk of Entrapment

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/IKEA-Recalls-Crib-Mattresses   Recall Summary Name of Product: VYSSA crib mattress Hazard: The crib...

Jan 13, 2015, 11:49 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)

Online Commerce Company Alibaba Group and CPSC Working Together On Consumer Safety

 Last November, Chairman Elliot F. Kaye made national headlines for urging certain online sites to take far greater responsibility for...

Jan 08, 2015, 14:49 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.

Pro Performance Recalls SKLZ Resistance Trainers Due to Risk of Severe Injury

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Pro-Performance-Recalls-SKLZ-Resistance-Trainers Recall Summary Name of Product: SKLZ Recoil 360™...

Jan 08, 2015, 11:51 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 Star Ride Kids Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

 http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Childrens-Pajamas-Recalled-by-Star-Ride-Kids Recall Summary Name of Product: Children's Pajama...

Jan 08, 2015, 09:34 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.

CoScentrix Expands Recall of DD Brand Candles Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Hobby Lobby

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CoScentrix-Expands-Recall-of-DD-Brand-Candles1 Recall Summary Name of Product: DD brand candles Hazard: The...

Jan 05, 2015, 17:34 ET

Gerber Legendary Blades, una división de Fiskars Brands, Inc., acepta penalidad civil de $2.6 millones, mejoramientos en el cumplimiento interno por no reportar un Gator Combo Axe defectuoso

 La Comisión de Seguridad de Productos del Consumidor de EE.UU., U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, CPSC) anunció hoy que...

Jan 05, 2015, 14:49 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.

Gerber Legendary Blades, Division of Fiskars Brands Inc., Agrees to $2.6 Million Civil Penalty, Internal Compliance Improvements for Failure to Report Defective Gator Combo Axe

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that Gerber Legendary Blades, a division of Fiskars Brands Inc., of Madison,...

Dec 30, 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.

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...

Dec 23, 2014, 14:51 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)

Protect Young Children from Burns on Glass Fronts of Gas Fireplaces -- Use Protective Barriers

 Starting on January 1, all new gas fireplaces will come with a protective barrier.  This barrier will be there to...

Dec 23, 2014, 07:01 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.

Keurig Recalls MINI Plus Brewing Systems Due to Burn Hazard

Photos at : http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Keurig-Recalls-MINI-Plus-Brewing-Systems/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Keurig® MINI Plus...

Dec 23, 2014, 07:00 ET

Keurig retira sistemas de preparación de bebidas MINI Plus Brewing Systems debido a riesgo de quemadura

Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO Para fotos de este producto:...

Dec 22, 2014, 15:15 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 .

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 19, 2014, 11:30 ET
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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...