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Empire Editorial: Whatever you do, don't gnaw on these toys

...Even still, it's OK to be sceptical if a toy comes from a foreign country. And remember this: The Consumer Product Safety Commission does not test all toys, and not all toys on store shelves meet CPSC standards.Find the full report here...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-12-19/empire-editorial-whatever-you-do-dont
Opinion
Cheerleading needs sports safety rules, docs say

...000 emergency room visits for cheerleading injuries among girls aged 6 to 22, according to data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission. That's more than four times higher than in 1980, when cheerleading was tamer.While there are still...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-10-23/cheerleading-needs-sports-safety-rules
Sports
Cell phone limits make sense

...good thing, so they've turned cell phones into a hazard that's worthy of regulation by the federal Consumer Product Safety Commission. ... The verdict is unanimous that holding a phone to the ear in traffic significantly increases the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070501/opE_Editorial.shtml
Opinion
Keeping things safe is about to get tougher

...at risk of being seriously weakened. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is a small government agency that...certainty how Gall would behave as head of the Consumer Product Safety Commission. But her record as a commissioner for the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072401/opE_column.shtml
Opinion
Jury awards millions to injured Quinhagak girl

...design, manufacture and distribute products in disregard of the safety of children." In 1989, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that six children had been killed and more than a dozen others injured when top-heavy tables...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080904/sta_jury.shtml
News
City proposes a motorized scooter law

...according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Motorized scooter-related...Along with helmets, the Consumer Product Safety Commission suggests that scooter-riders...doesn't agree with the Consumer Product Safety Commission motorized scooter recommendation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111501/Loc_scooterlaw.shtml
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...research group. U.S. candle makers agreed in 1974 to stop using lead under a voluntary accord with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, which investigated lead in candles and found no specific health risk. Last year the commission began...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022400/Bre_news.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...will soon have a new poster to accompany the FBI's ``Most Wanted'' list of dangerous criminals. The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Tuesday it would put up posters of safety recalls to alert the public to the most dangerous products...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041800/Bre_news.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...third company is recalling about 2,200 trailers that are attached to bicycles to transport children. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said it was not aware of any injuries or deaths as a result of the flawed helmets but was publicizing the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070600/Bre_breaking.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...bruised chest and one spinal cord injury, Moore said. National statistics are also grim. Figures from the Consumer Product Safety Commission show trampoline injuries nationwide rose from 14,666 in 1987 to 82,722 in 1998. That makes trampolines...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071899/Loc_trampmain.shtml

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