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Former SC official retires from post as Consumer Product Safety chairwoman

...making education and advocacy a priority; and being firm but fair in enforcing safety laws and working to keep unsafe products out of the hands of consumers.Before Tenenbaum stepped down, The Augusta Chronicle asked the University of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/former-sc-official-retires-po
Government database for unsafe products under fire

WASHINGTON --- It's something Nikki Johns wishes had been around before her infant son died: a centralized federal database of safety complaints about products from baby gear to household appliances.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-25/government-database-unsafe
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In the dairy state, a taste for raw milk multiplies

...options on how to deal with raw milk. He wouldn't say what those might be. "I believe they're providing an unsafe product to an unsuspecting public," Leitzke said. In April 2001, Leitzke told Tim Wightman's Hayward farm to stop selling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/05/foo_388574.shtml
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New gun right peril

...The strategy is the same that cigarette foes employed in their suits against the tobacco industry -- blaming an "unsafe" product, not on the people who misused it or ignored its warnings, but on the companies that lawfully sell it. This notion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/13/op_244614.shtml
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'Andro' OK with Cardinals

...legal and over-the-counter supplement." McGwire said Saturday he wouldn't jeopardize his health by using an unsafe product and has been assured that androstenedione isn't harmful. "There's absolutely nothing wrong with it. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/24/oth_236914.shtml
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Smart shopping easier online

...skating injuries, bicycle safety, even how to be a better babysitter. Consumers who experience first-hand an unsafe product or product-related injury can report it directly from the Talk to Us link. - U.S. Federal Trade Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/14/tec_217503.shtml
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Hamburger recall expanded to 1.2 million pounds

...contaminated products were produced there. "USDA is conducting a thorough investigation at the plant to ensure that no unsafe product is being allowed to go into commerce," Glickman said. Much of the ground beef has likely gone through the food system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/16/biz_213069.shtml
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Make sure gifts are safe for kids of all ages this season

...researchers from the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Columbus Children's Hospital, recalled toys and other unsafe products are often sold to unknowing parents. It's very important to check with the CPSC and the Toy Industry Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/24/yrb_501303.shtml
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Shoppers, recall these tips to ensure toy safety

...researchers from the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Columbus Children's Hospital, recalled toys and other unsafe products are often sold to unknowing parents. It's very important to check with the CPSC and the Toy Industry Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/17/yrb_176804.shtml
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U.S. shares blame in recalls, polled consumers say

WASHINGTON - Most Americans say the United States itself bears at least some blame for the rash of unsafe products from China, according to an Associated Press-Ipsos poll released Thursday. With the tally of Chinese goods bearing high levels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/31/bus_141838.shtml
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