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20 hrs ago | FindLaw

CPSC's Buckyballs Recall Includes $375K in Refunds

Many major retailers previously agreed to independently recall Buckyballs after the Consumer Products Safety Commission sued Maxfield & Oberton, the company that manufactures the magnets , in 2012.


Yesterday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

Oklahoma drops three spots in state rankings for overall child well-being

This product photo provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, shows the Slalom Glider by Landscape Structures Inc. The playground slide is being recalled because it lacks a transition platform on the top and sides of the chute.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

Yesterday | The Daily Caller

Sources: Head Of Consumer Product Safety Commission Attends WSJ Gala, ...

Media writer Jim Romenesko has been on the Wall Street Journal 's gift bag beat as of late.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, US News, Conservative Political News

Yesterday | US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Oeuf Recalls to Repair Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard

The slats/spindles and top rail on four models of Sparrow cribs can detach from the cribs and pose an entrapment hazard to a child.


Yesterday | Newswise

Business Ethics Professor Challenges Current Corporate Culture

MANHATTAN, Kansas - Society often benefits when tattling overcomes turning a blind eye, according to a Kansas State University business ethics professor.


Related Topix: Manhattan, KS, Kansas State University, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Yesterday | KAKE

Recall of GT Downhill mountain bikes

KAKEland isn't known for mountains. But if you take two models of mountain bikes to that kind of terrain, you could be asking for danger.


Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

Bad Times Continue To Hit Merck's Animal Health Segment

Withdrawal of Zilmax plopped down the animal health segment's contribution by almost 5% on a year over year basis.


Related Topix: Biotech, Merck , Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Eli Lilly

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Cadillac dealers receive stop sale order: GM has no fix for switch issue

General Motors Co. has ordered Cadillac car dealers to quit selling some versions of their CTS model-range.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

Spend Matters

FedEx Indicted for Shipping Drugs, Buckyballs Recall, What Does "Made in the USA" Mean?

FedEx has been indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice for delivering drugs for illegal online pharmacies, for which the shipping company could pay a fine of more than $1.6 billion.


Related Topix: US News

Recalls this week: LED light bulbs, bicycles

This undated image provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows a Halco ProLED bulb.


Related Topix: Costa Mesa, CA, Mesa, CA

Biking Bis

Bike importer recalls GT downhill mountain bikes

Wilton, Conn.-based Cycling Sports Group is recalling two brands of GT downhill mountain bikes because the faulty wheel hubs can break and cause the break systems to fail.


Related Topix: Wilton, CT

Thu Jul 17, 2014

JD Supra

House Appropriations Amendments Would Halt CPSC's Voluntary Recalls Rule; Fund Testing Relief

The House of Representatives is currently considering H.R. 5016 , the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act of 2015, which provides funding to many different parts of the federal government for the next fiscal year.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn

Crossed swords over crosswalks

The 2015 West Hollywood election campaign is heating up earlier than ever before, with announced candidates establishing positions on the issue de jure - crosswalk safety.


Related Topix: West Hollywood, CA, West Hollywood (West Hollywood, CA)

The Columbus Dispatch

Buckyball magnetic toys recalled, ending legal fight

Magnetic toys called Buckyballs, which can be swallowed and have been blamed for numerous injuries, are being recalled at the end of a years-long legal fight, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said today.


The Baltimore Sun

Buckyball magnetic toys recalled, ending legal fight

Brake line corrosion could cause leaking of brake fluid and make the brakes less effective, increasing the risk of a crash, according to a report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.


Related Topix: Weather, Business News

DVDCreation Reviews

Popkiller Recalls USB Chargers, Adapters and Cables Due to Fire and Electric Shock Hazards

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.


Aberdare Online

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service urge people to switch on to electrical safety.

Firefighters in South Wales Fire and Rescue Service are urging people to be aware of the dangers of overloaded sockets and overheating of electrical appliances.


Related Topix: Fire

Wed Jul 16, 2014


New at FindLaw: 5 Potentially Dangerous Baby, Kids' Products

Today's parents live in a golden age of baby accessories, including video-enabled baby monitors, ergonomically designed baby carriers, and even tiny fans made especially for drying a baby's behind.


Related Topix: Findlaw, Startups, Kids, Family


GlaxoSmithKline Recalls Painkiller In Puerto Rico

GlaxoSmithKline Plc recalled about 10,600 bottles of its painkiller sold in Puerto Rico after finding the packaging was not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Industry

ABC News 4 Charleston

60,000 fitness resistance bands recalled for injury hazard

Fitness retailer Bollinger Fitness is recalling 60,000 resistance bands because a plastic ball attached to the anchor can unexpectedly release and injure the user.