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Joint letter to Senate urging passage of STURDY Act to prevent furniture tip-overs onto children

As organizations dedicated to children’s health and safety, we write to express our strong support for S.1902, the Stop Tip-overs of Unstable, Risky Dressers on…

September 9, 2020

Press Release

Landmark California product safety bill to hold online marketplaces liable for selling defective products fails to advance

SACRAMENTO, CA – AB 3262, a bill endorsed by Consumer Reports that would have ensured online marketplaces were held strictly liable for selling defective products…

August 31, 2020

CR letter to Senate HSGAC in opposition to REINS Act

Description: CR letter to Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, in opposition to S. 92, the so-called Regulations from the Executive in Need of…

July 21, 2020

Press Release

Consumer Reports launches petition calling for mandatory COVID-19 health and safety standards for airlines and airports

DOT’s new guidelines are not enforceable and leave travelers at risk  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumer Reports is calling on Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao…

July 13, 2020

Press Release

Consumer Reports calls on DOT Secretary Chao to make COVID-19 safety standards mandatory for airlines

DOT’s recommendations aren’t enough to protect passengers during global pandemic  WASHINGTON, D.C. – New COVID-19 safety recommendations for airlines and airports issued today by the…

July 2, 2020

CR letter on joint hearing: “A Country in Crisis: How Disinformation Online Is Dividing the Nation”

SUMMARY: Consumer Reports letter submitted on the occasion of the June 24, 2020, joint House hearing examining how online platforms and social media networks spread false,…

June 25, 2020

Press Release

Consumer Reports praises Sears and Kmart for infant inclined sleeper ban, welcomes safety actions from Pottery Barn Kids, Dorel Juvenile

CR calls on all infant product manufacturers and sellers to support strong new safety rules WASHINGTON — Consumer Reports applauded Sears and Kmart for banning…

June 18, 2020

CR comments to CPSC on proposed crib bumpers/liners safety standard

Consumer Reports, the independent, non-profit member organization, welcomes the opportunity to submit comments to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) regarding the agency’s notice of…

June 17, 2020

Consumer Reports Supports California AB 3262

Consumer Reports, founded in 1936, is an independent, nonprofit membership organization that leverages product testing and ratings, investigative journalism, research, policy analysis, and grassroots organizing…

June 11, 2020

CR comments to the CPSC on its priorities for fiscal years 2021 and 2022

On behalf of the independent nonprofit Consumer Reports, thank you for the opportunity to testify about the CPSC’s priorities. Improving product safety has always been…

May 27, 2020

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