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Consumer Product Safety Commission

Recalls / Solving problems

Samsung top-loader washing machine recall

On November 4, 2016

Samsung is recalling 2.8 top-load washing machines due to risk of injury. One person broke his jaw, after the top came off the machine. Eight other injuries are also reported, and this is not a rare incident. There are 700 reports of the top loader coming apart. Check to see if your washing machine is on the Samsung recall list.

Parenting

Tommee Tippee Sippee cups recalled for mold

On May 27, 2016

The videos and photos of moldy Tommee Tippee Sippee cups went viral online. Now, Tommee Tippee is recalling its popular Sippee cups over the mold concerns. The Sippee cups you need to look for in your house.

Consumer News

Crib standards improved – drop side cribs removed from the market

On June 28, 2011

Infant safety is taking a big step forward today as new Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) rules take effect banning drop side cribs. ¬†Manufacturers and stores that sell cribs can no longer make or sell drop-side cribs. That’s the biggest change with these new standards after infants died. From 2005-2010, the CPSC recalled more than 9 million drop-side cribs. Click…