The recalled Bumbo seat. (Photo courtesy: CPSC)

4 Million Bumbo Baby Seats Recalled

About 4 million Bumbo Baby Seats are being recalled because there’s a danger they could tip over.


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Exploding Toilets? 2 Million Flushing Systems Recalled

More than 2 million toilets in danger of exploding led to a voluntarily recall on Thursday.


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More Companies Penalized For Not Reporting Safety Defects

In 2010 the CPSC fined two companies about a half million dollars. But in 2011 that number jumped to 11 companies and four million dollars.


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900,000 Child Safety Cabinet Locks Recalled

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a voluntary recall of around 900,000 child safety locks.


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Tassimo Coffee Makers Recalled Over Burn Risk

More than a million popular coffee makers are being recalled after dozens of reports of the brewers spraying hot liquid, coffee grounds or tea leaves onto people.


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Big Recall Of Little Tikes Play Tool Sets

More than 1.7 million toy workshop and tool sets from toy-maker Little Tikes are being recalled because of choking concerns.


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Trimmers, Edgers, Blowers, Other Yard Power Tools Recalled

More than 2 million power tools for the yard are being recalled because of a potential fire or burn danger.


The Parent Report: The Dangers Of Using Sleep Positioners

Government officials are advising parents against using a certain device that is supposed to keep a baby safe while sleeping.

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Bassinet recalled by Burlington Basket Company (credit: AP)

Bassinets Recalled Due To Collapse Risk

Hundreds of thousands of baby bassinets made by Burlington Basket Co. were recalled Wednesday amid concerns that they could collapse if not assembled properly.


Drop-Side Cribs Banned By Feds

It’s the end of the traditional crib that has cradled millions of babies for generations.