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December 19, 2019

Around the country, parents are packing for holiday travel, and extended family is preparing for visits. But beyond the tree trimming and candle lighting, hidden hazards can lurk, threatening to turn the holiday into tragedy.

November 26, 2019

As the Holiday Shopping Season Approaches, CPSC Is Urging Families to Take Proper Safety Steps to Prevent Tip-Over Incidents

November 22, 2019

Washington, D.C. ---- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is the independent federal agency responsible for enforcing a key provision of the Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 (CNPPA), 15 U.S.C. § 1472a.

November 20, 2019

CPSC releases latest data for toy, holiday decorating and cooking incidents; announces 2019 toy recalls

October 31, 2019

CPSC is warning parents and caregivers about the dangers of popular inclined sleep products for infants, citing the findings of a new study.

October 24, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Parents and children look forward to Halloween every year. Trick-or-treating, costumes, pumpkin carving, house decorations and lots of treats make Halloween a unique holiday that comes with some equally unique safety considerations.

October 01, 2019

Effective October 1, 2019, Robert (Bob) Adler became the Acting Chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

September 24, 2019

Number of fatal drownings increased by two from summer 2018

September 24, 2019

CPSC Acting Chairman Ann Marie Buerkle and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Florida) announced today the awardees of a grant program aimed at preventing pool and spa drownings, as well as drain entrapments.