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.
Recall Roundup: Oct. 24, 2013

October 24, 2013
This Recall Roundup is all about keeping your children safe. Do you have these recalled products? Kids II Baby Einstein Musical Motion activity jumpers, Be Amazing! Monster Science growing spider toy sets, Eco-Novelty Cosmo beads jumbo size, and Hatchette Book Group’s “Count My Kisses 1, 2, 3” and “Red, Green, Blue, I Love You” books have all been recalled.
Public Hearing on Proposed Magnet Set Safety Standard

October 22, 2013
As part of the rulemaking process for high-powered magnet sets, CPSC held a public hearing on Oct. 22, 2013, at 10 a.m.
Help Get the Word Out for Safety

September 30, 2013
Learn how to find and keep track of recalls and consumer product safety information on CPSC.gov and through CPSC's social media.
Go Cordless on Your Window Coverings

September 27, 2013
Loose or looped window covering cords can strangle young children.
CPSC Chairman Inez Tenenbaum Announces 2013 Circle of Commendation Award Recipients

September 26, 2013
CPSC Chairman Inez Tenenbaum honors five recipients of the 3rd annual Chairman’s Commendation Awards. The Chairman’s award program recognizes people and organizations that have made significant contributions to consumer product safety.
Commission Meeting: Voluntary Recall Notice Proposed Interpretive Rule

September 25, 2013
CPSC staff briefs the Commission on a proposed interpretive rule for voluntary remedial actions and guidelines for voluntary recall notices.