Did you know....The risk of dying from fires in homes without smoke alarms is twice as high as in homes that have working smoke alarms? Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors can alert you to a fire or poisonous carbon monoxide in your home and give you valuable escape time. These alarms save lives and prevent injuries. That's a fact.
CPSC Urges Consumers to Replace Batteries in Smoke Alarms This Weekend
Carbon Monoxide Alarms
¿Sabía que 87 es el promedio de niños y niñas menores de 5 años que se ahogan cada año en y alrededor del hogar? El 80 por ciento de estos ahogamientos ocurren en la bañera. Entérese de cómo prevenir este peligro.
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.