Tag Archives: recalls

Toy safety: important information for Santa’s helpers

BBB helps parents choose safe, suitable toys this holiday season Back in the day, lawn darts were the height of toy fashion. Now, parents gasp at the idea of giving their children a flying projectile with a sharp metal point. … Continue reading

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Is your home safe? Consumer Reports say about half of appliance fires not caused by human error

In the March addition of Consumer Reports magazine is an article about appliance fires and how about half off fires caused by appliances “appear to be due to problems with the appliances themselves,” not consumer error. The Consumer Product Safety … Continue reading

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Recent Recalls of 2012

Check out some of the most recently recalled items of 2012. Make sure none of your new Christmas gadgets made the list! The Land of Nod bed frames – Entrapment hazard Triple Eight Distribution bike helmets—Not compliant with safety standards … Continue reading

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Tips & Topics of the Week: July 29, 2011

– Looking for a new computer before heading back to school? Find out the do’s and dont’s of computer shopping; Learn how to shop smart so you get what you need. – How did this happen? A new Jersey man … Continue reading

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