Consumer Product Safety Commission

Portable Smartphone Battery Packs Can Be Fire Hazards, Experts WarnKeeping phones and tablets charged is a challenge of modern life, and portable battery packs are a common solution. But they can possess a hidden danger.
Keurig Recalling 7 Million Single-Serve Coffee Brewing MachinesKeurig says its Mini Plus Brewing Systems, with model number K10, can overheat and spray water during brewing.
Customs Officers At Port Of New York Cracking Down On Counterfeit GoodsInvestigators say to avoid getting a fake, buy only at trusted stores and Internet sites, and always question super low prices.
Holiday Hazards To Look Out ForWith children at the center of so many holiday celebrations, parents should make an extra effort to keep them away from certain items.
Seen At 11: Expert Explains Coffee Tables, TVs, Shower Doors Shattering Without WarningImagine sitting in your living room and suddenly, your glass coffee table explodes, or while taking a bath, the shower door shatters.
NY Thrift Shops Told To Stop Selling Children's Clothing With DrawstringsThey are clothing that in rare cases can kill. New York banned or restricted the use of drawstrings in children's clothing more than a decade ago -- and the feds followed suit in recent years. But you can still find "drawstring dangers" on store shelves.
Investigators Seize More Than 2,300 Potentially Dangerous Toys At Port Of NY/NJCustoms officers at the Port of New York/New Jersey seized two shipments from China containing toy dolls, cosmetic sets, fire trucks and tractors late last month, officials announced Wednesday.
Children's Place Recalls 38,000 Pairs Of PajamasThe Children’s Place has recalled 38,000 pairs of pajamas that could be flammable.
Baby Activity Seat Recalled Due To Impact HazardKids II has issued a voluntary recall of about 400,000 Baby Einstein Musical Motion Activity Jumper because the sun shaped toy attachment can snap back with force and injure the infant.
Seen At 11: Exploding Cellphones Pose A Serious DangerThe public is taking heed of a warning about exploding phones. It is happening more and more and causing some serious injuries.
Sen. Schumer Calls For Child-Protective Lid And Warning Label On DetergentU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants more protections for the colorful, tightly-wrapped "pods'' of gel laundry and dishwashing detergent that children may think is candy.
Hundreds Of Thousands Of 'Mr. Coffee' Machines Being Recalled The Consumer Product Safety Commission said the appliance can suddenly release a stream of scalding water and coffee grounds. The defect has caused 61 reported injuries, including burns to the face and hands.
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