Truly scary safety recall numbers

Looking for some frightening Halloween reading? The Washington Post recently published a pictorial looking at the biggest product recalls in recent history, and you won’t believe some of the numbers.   2 million   The number of Easy Bake Ovens recalled in 2007. More than 1 million of the iconic toys were pulled early in […]


Stay tuned for stronger safety recall rules

Here’s some important information for anyone concerned about product safety: The US Consumer Product Safety Commission must strengthen its data collection methods or risk dangerous delays in identifying harmful products and pulling them from shelves, according to a new report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).   Serial under-performance The GAO is concerned that the CPSC […]


Award-winning bar stool ideas

There’s plenty for decorators to glean from the 2011 Blueprint Design Awards, even if most of the innovative products on display are yet to be built. The event, held late in September in London, showcased a variety of prototype furnishings across categories including benches, lighting and tableware. But Cymax made special note of the winner […]


A new way to look at safety recalls

In a US first, the digital consumer product safety information service WeMakeItSafer Inc has summarized more than two decades worth of product recall information by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), making it available to concerned consumers.


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