Use your head and don’t lose a finger!

Since 2003, roughly 9,000 Americans have lost a finger (or two, or three) to a snowblower-related injury, according to estimates derived from Consumer Product Safety Commission data. Overall, about 15 percent of people who go to the E.R. as a result of a snowblower injury end up getting fingers amputated. Simply put, use your head […]

Hard-Wired Smoke Alarms Recalled Due to Failure to Alert Consumers of a Fire

The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced on August 13, 2014 that thirty-three models of the 400 and 500 series Edwards (ESL)-branded and Interlogix smoke detectors hard-wired into a security system. Edwards and Interlogix smoke detectors are identical. The 2-wire or 4-wire detectors are round, white and measure 6 inches across by 2 inches high. The […]

Recalled Consumer Product: LED Bulbs Risk of Injury

July 15, 2014 – The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of 14 Halco LED bulb models used in recessed lights, as outdoor security lighting and in retail displays. The bulbs have a metal cone-shaped housing, are silver in color, either 14 or 18 watts, and have clusters of 6 to […]