What is a Children's Product? Introductory Video

January 29, 2014
This is a five-minute video for small businesses explains children’s products, provides examples and links to additional resources. This is crucial, core knowledge for businesses seeking to comply with federal children's product safety requirements.
Commission Meeting: Section 1101 Update 6(b) - Proposed Rule

January 24, 2014
CPSC Staff briefs the Commissioners on Section 1101 Update 6(b) - Proposed Rule.
Commission Meeting: Bedside Sleepers Final Rule

December 18, 2013
Staff briefs the Commission on bedside sleepers section 104 final rule.
Recall Roundup: Nov. 27, 2013

November 27, 2013
This month on Recall Roundup: Gree recalls dehumidifiers, Schneider Electric recalls surge protectors and Frigidaire recalls blenders.
CBP, CPSC Seize 200K Toy Dolls at U.S. Ports

November 20, 2013
See how U.S. Customs and Border Protection and CPSC worked together to keep unsafe toy dolls with phthalates from reaching store shelves.
Commission Meeting: Decision on Fiscal Year 2014 Operating Plan

November 20, 2013
CPSC staff requests Commission approval of the FY 2014 Operating Plan.
Public Meeting: Underwriter’s Laboratories (UL) Presentation to CPSC Staff on Furniture Flammability Research

November 18, 2013
Dr. Tom Fabian, senior fire researcher, from UL, presented an overview of UL’s recently completed project on Residential Upholstered Furniture Flammability in which experiments were conducted to explore if commercially available fire resistance technologies can retard and/or reduce fire growth of residential upholstered furniture.
Commission Meeting: Voluntary Recall Notice Proposed Rule Decision

November 13, 2013
CPSC commissioners and staff discuss the voluntary recall notice of proposed rulemaking. The Commission voted to publish the proposed rule in the Federal Register.
Commission Meeting: Hand-Held Infant Carriers Final Rule Briefing

November 06, 2013
CPSC staff briefs the Commission on a rule for hand-held baby carriers.
Commission Meeting: Fiscal Year 2014 Operating Plan Briefing

October 30, 2013
CPSC staff briefs the Commission on the operating plan for fiscal year 2014.