CPSC staff briefs the commission on the final rule for testing and certification and component parts. In addition, the staff briefs the Commission on the proposed rule for representative samples for periodic testing.
Final Rule: Conditions and Requirements for Relying on Component Part Testing or Certification, or Another Party’s Finished Product Testing or Certification, to Meet Testing and Certification Requirements
Proposed Rule: Amendment to Regulation on Testing and Labeling Pertaining to Product Certification Regarding Representative Samples for Periodic Testing of Children’s Products
Did you know 87 is the average number of children under the age of 5 who drown each year, in and around the home? 80 percent happen in a bathtub. Find out how to stop it.
CPSC's Patty Davis shows you the hazards with recently recalled products, including Optimus portable electric space heaters, LEM Products Distribution five-tray food dehydrators, and Reed and Barton forks and spoons for babies.
CPSC's Patty Davis shows you the hazards with recently recalled products, including Giada De Laurentiis lasagna pans, Carters one-piece infant footies with zippers, and Lighting Science Group LED light bulbs.
Commissioners discuss decisional matter: Section 1110 Certificates of Compliance - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.
General questions and answers, and wrap up.
Panel discusses the application of other fire safety technologies to residential furniture.
Panel discusses fire barrier test methods/research.
Ths video segment includes: Plenary Presentation: Overview of the Commission's Recent Activities on Furniture, Plenary Presentation: Fire and Flammability Statistics, and Expert Panel: Fire Barriers Materials/Technologies and Capabilities/Limitations, Mattress Barriers, Cost Considerations.
Staff discusses proposed rulemaking for strollers and carriages.
Don't let safety problems with your toy battery charger spark a frenzy. If it happens to you, tell CPSC at http://www.saferproducts.gov. And see if others have had safety problems, too.