Graco Recalls 1.2 Million Graco Harmony High Chairs

March 18, 2010
Graco has received 464 reports of screws loosening/falling out and/or plastic brackets cracking causing the high chair to tip over unexpectedly. These tip-over's resulted in 24 reports of injuries including bumps and bruises to the head, a hairline fracture to the arm, and cuts, bumps, bruises and scratches to the body.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting March 17, 2010

March 17, 2010
CPSC vote on a decision to approve or deny the rulemaking for the consumer product safety standard for toddler beds.
'Pen & Pad' Briefing and Webinar March 16, 2010

March 16, 2010
In an effort to reach media that targets hard-to-reach minority populations, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) hosted a 'Pen & Pad' briefing at their headquarters in Bethesda, Md., simultaneously
Parents: Use Extra Caution with Infant Carrier Slings

March 15, 2010
When researching the past 20 years of sling use, CPSC identified at least 14 babies who died since 1998 inside their sling-style infant carriers. Twelve of the deaths involved babies younger than four months of age. Be cautious when carrying babies younger than 4 months of age in a sling and make sure that your infant's face is visible at all times when using these products.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting March 10, 2010

March 10, 2010
CPSC staff vote on the final interpretive rule on civil penalties factors.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting March 3, 2010

March 03, 2010
CPSC staff discuss the final ruling on factors to be considered when filing civil penalties.
Chairman Tenenbaum Speech on Cribs

February 17, 2010
Chairman Inez Tenenbaum delivered the keynote speech on Feb. 17, 2010, to the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization. In the speech, Chairman Tenenbaum addressed crib safety.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting February 16, 2010

February 16, 2010
CPSC staff discuss the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act and minimum state requirements for grants, unblockable drains and public accomodations.
Safe Sleep: Bedding

February 04, 2010
Do not put additional bedding such as pillows, thick quilts, comforters or anything plush into your babys sleeping space.
ATV Safety Webinar in Chinese

February 04, 2010
CPSC staff conducts a seminar on All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Safety in English and Chinese.