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Jun 21, 2019, 13:48 ET Kick Off a Safer Summer for Your Family

https://www.cpsc.gov/Newsroom/News-Releases/2019/Kick-Off-a-Safer-Summer-for-Your-Family As summer begins, millions of Americans celebrate holidays...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:35 ET Honeywell Recalls Gamewell-FCI and Notifier Photoelectric Smoke Sensors Sold with Fire Alarm Systems Due to Failure to Alert of a Fire

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Honeywell-Recalls-Gamewell-FCI-and-Notifier-Photoelectric-Smoke-Sensors-Sold-with-Fire-Alarm-Systems-Due-to-Failure-...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:33 ET H.E. Industrial Recalls Electric Garage Heaters Due to Fire Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/H-E-Industrial-Recalls-Electric-Garage-Heaters-Due-to-Fire-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Electric garage...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:00 ET Disfrute un verano más seguro para su familia

Al comenzar el verano, millones de personas celebran los feriados y disfrutan de más actividades al aire libre. La Comisión de Seguridad de Productos ...


Jun 18, 2019, 14:43 ET Statement: CPSC Acting Chairman Ann Marie Buerkle Announces Withdrawal Of Her Nominations

Today I have notified the White House that I am withdrawing my nominations to serve as Chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission and to...


Jun 12, 2019, 13:24 ET Hayward Industries Recalls Pool Heater Vent Kits Due to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Hayward Vent Kits Hazard: The recalled vent kits installed on gas pool heaters are not the proper size and can allow...


Jun 12, 2019, 12:36 ET El nuevo informe de la CPSC revela que los ahogamientos fatales de niños van en aumento

Un nuevo informe (en inglés) publicado hoy por la Comisión de Seguridad de Productos del Consumidor (U.S. Consumer Product Safety, CPSC, por su...


Jun 11, 2019, 11:32 ET Target Recalls Toddler Boots Due to Choking Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Target-Recalls-Toddler-Boots-Due-to-Choking-Hazard-19-135 Recall Summary Name of Product: Cat & Jack "Lilia" Rain...


Jun 06, 2019, 10:47 ET New CPSC Report Finds Fatal Child Drownings Are On the Rise

A new report released today by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) highlights the need for continued vigilance in combatting drowning, ...


Jun 05, 2019, 14:00 ET Apple Recalls Three-Prong Wall Plug Adapters Included in World Travel Adapter Kit Due to Risk of Electric Shock

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Apple-Recalls-Three-Prong-Wall-Plug-Adapters-Included-in-World-Travel-Adapter-Kit-Due-to-Risk-of-Electric-Shock...


Jun 05, 2019, 13:15 ET Apple retira del mercado adaptadores para enchufe de pared de tres clavijas incluidos en el World Travel Adapter Kit debido a riesgo de choque eléctrico

Para fotos de este producto: www.SeguridadConsumidor.gov Resumen del retiro del mercado Nombre del producto: Juegos de adaptador de CA (corriente...


May 31, 2019, 15:43 ET Safety in the Storm: CPSC Life-Saving Tips on Surviving the 2019 Hurricane Season

June 1 marks the start of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) wants to remind everyone to be...


May 29, 2019, 15:43 ET Target Recalls USB Charging Cables Due to Shock and Fire Hazards

Recall Summary Name of Product: heyday 3 Foot Lightning USB charging cables Hazard: The metal around the cord can become electrically charged if it...


May 29, 2019, 11:49 ET Aegean Apparel Recalls Children's Sleepwear Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Aegean-Apparel-Recalls-Childrens-Sleepwear-Due-to-Violation-of-Federal-Flammability-Standard Recall Summary Name of ...


May 23, 2019, 14:46 ET DICK'S Sporting Goods Recalls Ethos Pull-Up Assist Due To Laceration Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Ethos Pull-Up Assist Hazard: The plastic clip on the nylon web band that is attached to the resistance band with a...


May 23, 2019, 11:30 ET Revelate Designs Recalls Bicycle Seat Bags Due to Crash, Injury Hazards

Recall Summary Name of Product: Bicycle seat bags Hazard: The straps that fasten the bag to the bike seat can detach and get entangled in the rear...


May 23, 2019, 11:00 ET Far East Brokers Recalls Pineapple Corer & Slicers Due to Laceration Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Fabulous Home Pineapple Corer & Slicers Hazard: The metal blade of the slicer can detach, posing a laceration hazard...


May 21, 2019, 13:12 ET ION Audio Recalls Portable Speakers Due to Explosion Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/ION-Audio-Recalls-Portable-Speakers-Due-to-Explosion-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Portable speakers...


May 16, 2019, 11:43 ET Meijer Recalls French Fry Cutters Due to Laceration Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Meijer-Recalls-French-Fry-Cutters-Due-to-Laceration-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Grand Gourmet french fry ...


May 15, 2019, 12:00 ET Beaba Recalls Baby Food Steam Cooker/Blenders Due to Laceration Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Beaba-Recalls-Baby-Food-Steam-Cooker-Blenders-Due-to-Laceration-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Babycook Neo ...


May 15, 2019, 11:30 ET Hush Recalls Anesthetic Gels, Sprays and Foam Soaps Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Closure Requirement; Risk of Poisoning

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Hush-Recalls-Anesthetic-Gels-Sprays-and-Foam-Soaps-Due-to-Failure-to-Meet-Child Recall Summary Name of Product:...


May 14, 2019, 16:07 ET Knape & Vogt Recalls Office Workstations Due to Injury Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Knape-Vogt-Recalls-Office-Workstations-Due-to-Injury-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Sit-Stand Office...


May 09, 2019, 15:47 ET Imagine Nation Books Recalls Wireless Charging Pads Due to Burn Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Imagine-Nation-Books-Recalls-Wireless-Charging-Pads-Due-to-Burn-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Wireless...


May 09, 2019, 11:02 ET South Shore Furniture retira del mercado cómodas debido a graves riesgos de volcadura y atrapamiento; una muerte reportada

Para fotos de este producto: www.SeguridadConsumidor.gov Resumen del retiro del mercado Nombre del producto: Cómodas (gaveteros) estilo Libra con...


May 09, 2019, 07:00 ET South Shore Furniture Recalls Chest of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; One Fatality Reported

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/South-Shore-Furniture-Recalls-Chest-of-Drawers-Due-to-Serious-Tip-Over-and-Entrapment-Hazards-One-Fatality-Reported ...