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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSA) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from thousands of types of consumer products. Click here to find information on product recalls and search recalled products on the CPSA’s Recall and Product Safety News webpage.
In July 2010, CPSA announced 25 product recalls. Several items were recalled because they create fire hazards - this included riding lawn tractors, mini-bikes, go-carts, snow blowers, televisions installed in healthcare facilities, baseboard heaters, and external laptop batteries. Portland Fire & Rescue wants to make sure you’re aware of the following recalled products:
Stay informed of recalled products by bookmarking or adding CPSA’s website http://www.cpsc.gov/ to your favorites and check it often. You can also sign up on CPSA’s subscription list to receive emails about recalled products. Visit https://www.cpsc.gov/cpsclist.aspx to join.
Keep you and your family safe and educated!
Portland Fire & Rescue We Respond: Always Ready, Always There
August 2, 2010