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Auto recalls

Recalls include those that Fiat Chrysler is contesting with the government, and some toy police cars.

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
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
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
Hospital officials urge fireworks safety

...Fireworks were involved in more than 8,700 injuries nationwide in 2012, according to a report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. In a test field of 34 cases, about 68 percent were the result of misuse.Joseph M. Still Burn Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-02/hospital-officials-urge-firew
Goodell stresses safety at youth clinic

...football clinic in Akron, Ohio, where players received new helmets through a partnership started by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.Player safety has been one of Goodell's overriding interests, sparking changes to outlaw dangerous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-08-04/goodell-stresses-safety-youth
Injured motocross rider opens eyes, moves a bit

...as off-road vehicles generate far more serious injuries than mainstream sports and activities.The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reported in 2011 ? the latest year for available data ? that more than 60,000 people were injured in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-30/injured-motocross-rider-opens