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 May 2011, CPSA announced several product recalls because they create fire hazards - this included notebook computer batteries, smoke alarms, yard power products, tea light candle sets, toy helicopters, and energy-saving light bulbs. Click here to view May 2011 recalls and product safety news.
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.
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Portland Fire & Rescue
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May 31, 2011