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After 2 deaths, Ikea and government warn about dressers

...dressers above specific heights, including 7 million of Ikea's Malm chests.Both the company and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission say the furniture should be kept away from children unless it is anchored to a wall.Ikea and the CPSC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-22/after-2-deaths-ikea-and-go
Trampoline parks operate with few regulations

...been treated in emergency rooms increased from 79,475 in 2013 to 99,522 last year, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission."I wouldn't be surprised if we at least have one or two a month," said Dr. Natalie Lane, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-10/trampoline-parks-operate-few-
Firework safety crucial during Fourth of July holiday weekend

...simultaneously could pose a burn hazard to the person lighting the fireworks.According to a report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 36 percent of firework injuries are to the hands. Nineteen percent involve eyes and 19 percent occur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/firework-safety-crucial-durin
Auto recalls

...officer coming out of the roof. When the head is pressed down, the car moves forward on its own. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said it received a report of the blue hat on the police officer's head coming off. No injuries were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-22/auto-recalls
Officials urge fireworks safety during New Year's celebrations

...cautious enough around fireworks heading into today's New Year's Eve celebrations.A 2014 report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission on fireworks-related injuries showed an estimated 11,400 of them were treated at emergency rooms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-30/officials-urge-fireworks-saf
41 treated for fireworks-related injuries through holiday weekend

...people nationally were injured in fireworks-related accidents, and eight people died, according to a U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission report. Children younger than 15 accounted for about 40 percent of the injuries.Hands and fingers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/41-treated-fireworks-related
Fireworks-related burns common during Fourth of July

...that fireworks start more fires nationwide than all other causes combined.According to a report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued last week, eight people died and an estimated 11,400 people were injured in fireworks-related...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-02/fireworks-related-burns-comm
Officials urge residents to practice fireworks safety

...risk of fireworks injury was highest for children ages 5 through 19."According to a report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, an estimated 8,700 people were treated for fireworks-related injuries in 2012, with most happening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-30/officials-urge-residents-prac
E-Z-GO recalls golf, utility vehicles due to crash hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reported that Augusta-based E-Z-GO is recalling about 30,000 golf cars, shuttles and off-road utility vehicles.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-23/e-z-go-recalls-golf-utilit
John Deere recalls 7,000 tractors made in Grovetown

...compact utility tractors because of weak spring locking pins in the rollover protective system.The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall Wednesday involving 19 models of John Deere 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 series compact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-16/john-deere-recalls-7000-tr