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Latest Consumer Product Safety Commission Stories

2013-02-05 12:20:08

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the firm listed below. Recalls can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO) Company Name Product Name Quantity Hazard Club Precedent i2 and Signature The fuel hose could Car, gas golf...

2013-01-09 12:20:19

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the firm listed below. Recalls can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO ) Company Name Product Name Quantity Hazard Polaris Industries 2013 Polaris Ranger(R) About 327 The recreational Inc., of Medina, 400...

2012-12-13 12:28:26

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is urging parents of young children to anchor and stabilize their televisions, furniture, and appliances to prevent tip-over related incidents. In a quest to reach a toy, TV or game remote, or other desired item, young children are using dressers and tables as climbing devices and the results are tragic. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO) A new CPSC data report...

2012-11-15 16:20:51

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the firm listed below. Recalls can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO ) Company Name Product Name Quantity Hazard Deere & Company of Utility Vehicles About 4,340 The fuel filter can Moline, Ill....

2012-08-30 06:22:12

CPSC and USFA Warn Carbon Monoxide from Generators Can Kill WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) are warning consumers to be vigilant when using portable generators to deal with power outages after Hurricane Isaac. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO) The exhaust from gasoline-powered generators contains high levels of poisonous carbon monoxide (CO) that...

2012-08-28 06:23:37

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO) Name of product: Tree House Studio(TM) Clear Acrylic Matte...

2012-08-22 06:20:38

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the firm listed below. Recalls can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO) Error occurred while generating ASCII Content for table CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7800 SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

2012-08-21 06:27:15

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 123 million units in the medical device category - which includes products like knee replacements, syringes, gels used in ultrasound procedures, dental implants, and products used in heart surgery - were recalled during the second quarter of 2012, according to the quarterly ExpertRECALL(TM) Index released today. While the number of medical device recalls governed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) declined 13 percent compared...

2012-08-14 10:27:31

NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxfield & Oberton (M&O), the manufacturers of Buckyballs® and Buckycubes®, formally responded today to the Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) administrative complaint, terming it arbitrary, capricious and wholly without merit. The CPSC's lawsuit seeks, in essence, to shut down M&O by requiring it to halt sales of its primary products, Buckyballs® and Buckycubes®, and to recall all existing products in consumers'...

2012-08-08 06:23:17

"Safety of Consumer Products in the USA: Advancements and the Future of Keeping Safety Standards High." WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by National Press Club: DATE: Thursday, Aug. 9TIME: 10 a.m.Place: Zenger Room, National Press Club529 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. To mark the four-year anniversary of a landmark consumer product safety law being in effect, Consumer Product Safety Commission Chairwoman Inez Tenenbaum will discuss the...