Posts Tagged ‘ Consumer Products Safety Commission ’

Are Your Kids Safe?

Jan 23rd, 2023

It is estimated that roughly 5,000 children fall from windows each year. Studies show that approximately 3,300 of them are treated in emergency rooms for their injuries—many of which are life-altering. Tragically, eight to 10 of these children will die from their injuries. As a window screen inventor and manufacturer, window safety is something I’ve […]

Home Depot to Pay $5.7M Penalty for Selling Recalled Products

Aug 30th, 2017

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that Home Depot U.S.A. Inc., has agreed to pay a $5.7 million civil penalty for selling and distributing previously recalled consumer products. In addition to paying the $5.7 million civil penalty, Home Depot will maintain a compliance program to ensure compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Act […]

CPSC Considers Revisions to Safety Certification Regulations

Oct 9th, 2014

The Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) has reopened its safety certification rulemaking proceedings to revise certification obligations for domestic and imported consumer products subject to CPSC safety standards, including architectural glass, among others. The CPSC rulemaking proceeding proposes revisions to its regulations governing consumer product certification protocol, primarily for children’s products and foreign-made goods subject […]