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Lenovo Computer Power Cord Recall [US & Canada]

US/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Lenovo recalls approximately 551,000 Computer Power Cords due to fire and burn hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/FQ9B4; HCSC: http://ht.ly/FQaty

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Lenovo-Recalls-Computer-Power-Cords/ 408 more words


'Tis The Season

While perhaps you can ignore the holiday decorations that sprout up all over America’s malls right after Halloween, you absolutely know the holidays are here when the various citizens groups and media outlets begin publishing their lists of “deadly”, “dangerous” or “toxic” toys pulled from reports… 656 more words


Strood - Google GWT Project

CPSC 310 – Strood GWT Project



Worked in a group of 4.


We had weekly scrum meetings during lab time and we generally spent 2 – 3 weeks working on this. 179 more words


Safe Gift-Giving this Holiday Season

With the holidays just around the corner, you may be thinking about whether the toys and gifts on the shelves are safe for your families and friends. 468 more words


Craigslist Fires Back After Government Criticism Over Recalled Products

By: Cindy Galli, Brian Ross and Stephanie Zimmermann

The CEO of Craigslist posted an open letter to a top U.S. government safety official today, saying that while he agrees the consumer product recall system is deeply flawed, he was “dismayed” that the official singled out his company in an ABC News report. 809 more words


Next Steps - Preliminary Thoughts

I would like to, for my own benefit, summarize at least one idea of where things might go from here for the Peace Professionalism concept and for CPSC.  961 more words

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STROLLER RECALL: Graco Recalls 4.7 million strollers due to fingertip amputation hazard

Graco is recalling 11 models of strollers since their folding hinge on the sides of the stroller could pinch a child’s finger, posing a laceration or amputation hazard. 484 more words