Developed a new five-year strategic plan which set forth a 21 st century mission and vision for the CPSC
, made the agency more proactive, more focused on injury prevention, and moved the agency into being the global leader in consumer product safety;
In addition to these social media platforms CPSC
posts all recalls on its website at www.
Recommendation: To effectively implement the recent amendments to CPSIA, the CPSC
should enhance the analytic methods it uses to identify product information in a report of harm, such as by verifying whether the model field in its data contains a number (versus a text response, which would not meet the statutory requirement) or by searching for model numbers or serial numbers that may be listed in other fields.
Other pyro supply companies have reported recent visits from CPSC
officials, including Harry Gilliam of Skylighter Inc.
advised that consumers contact GSI Commerce Solutions to receive a free repair kit.
This month CPSC
focused on "Resale Roundup 2004," a team effort to help prevent the sale of hazardous products in thrift shops or at yard sales.
3 -- Gannett interviewed Smith on the CPSC
and the nominee Harold Stratton for CPSC
The problem was first sent to the CPSC
in 1994 when a Manhattan Beach Fire Department fire marshal noticed three fires in one year from horizontal Premier gas furnaces overheating and igniting attic support boards.
Baseball-related injuries exceed those of all other sports as a cause of death; the CPSC
recorded 88 baseball-related fatalities between 1973 and 1995.
Citing the number of deaths and injuries caused by furniture fires across the country every year despite widespread adoption of voluntary standards by the furniture manufacturing industry, the petition called on the CPSC
to adopt mandatory standards based on those required under California state law.
Parents, manufacturers, after the CPSC
all want the same thing for kids--we want them to have fun and play safely," CPSC
Chairman Ann Brown said.
Buche added that the industry is also cooperating closely with the CPSC
on the agency's review of ATV safety standards.