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Meijer Agrees To Pay $2M Fine For Continued Distribution Of 12 Recalled Products

By now we should all know that once a product has been formally recalled by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, it is illegal for a retailer to sell that item – or to distribute that item to other stores. 331 more words

Exploding Shower Doors A Problem In Texas & Nationwide

NORTH TEXAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – Imagine taking a shower and your glass door explodes, shattering into tiny pieces, and trapping you inside. It happened to 12-year-old Camden Roy of Dallas. 813 more words

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Samsung Washing Machine Update

Recently, we updated our blog to include another instance of a failed drain pump bracket in a Samsung washing machine. In that update, it was reported that the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) local representative had been notified and asked to investigate. 62 more words

Investigations

Computer company recalling power cords after rash of fires

Have an HP computer? The company is warning users about a power cord issue that could start a fire.

Hewlett-Packard and federal regulators are recalling about 6 million power cords sold with some HP and Compaq laptops between Sept. 53 more words

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HP Recalls 5 Million Laptop Power Cords

 (NEW YORK) — Hewlett-Packard is recalling the power cords for more than 5 million laptops because they can overheat and potentially catch fire.

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Business

Two Deaths Reported with Ace Bayou Bean Bag Chairs; Recall Announced Due to Suffocation and Choking Hazards

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: August 22, 2014, Recall number: 14-261… 598 more words

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