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Joint news release: Important Furniture Safety Legislation Re-Introduced in the Senate

Consumer Federation of America * Consumer Reports * Kids in Danger (KID) * Public Citizen   STURDY Act Would Prevent Tip-overs, Save Lives   Washington,…

November 18, 2021

Consumer Reports letter to House Judiciary Committee for markup of FAIR Act, to end forced arbitration

DESCRIPTION: Consumer Reports letter to House Judiciary Committee members in anticipation of the Committee’s upcoming consideration of HR 963, the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act. …

October 25, 2021

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Consumer Reports: Recall of millions of Boppy newborn loungers necessary, but should have happened much earlier

Parents and caregivers warned to immediately stop using Boppy newborn loungers  WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Consumer Product Safety Commission today announced that Boppy has agreed…

September 23, 2021

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California Lawmakers Ban PFAS “Forever Chemicals” in Food Packaging and Wrappers

AB 1200 Also Requires Warning Labels on Cookware Made With PFAS Chemicals SACRAMENTO, CA — Consumer Reports praised California lawmakers today for approving legislation that…

September 8, 2021

CR testimony before Senate Judiciary Committee on competition issues in the food supply chain

Description: Consumer Reports testified at a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on competition problems in the food supply chain. One particular focus was beef,…

July 28, 2021

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Consumer Reports statement on Facebook safety recall for the Oculus Quest 2

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumer Reports today welcomed an announcement by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission that Facebook is recalling about 4 million foam inserts…

July 27, 2021

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Consumer Reports statement: CPSC sues Amazon to force massive safety recalls

Federal agency sues over allegedly defective “Fulfilled by Amazon” household products, demands Amazon take legal responsibility for recalling more than 424,000 individual products   WASHINGTON,…

July 14, 2021

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Consumer Reports praises House approval of safety bills, urges Senate to take quick action

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumer Reports today praised the House approval of important bills to boost consumer safety and help save lives. The nonprofit consumer organization…

June 23, 2021

Letter to House Oversight Committee on Fisher-Price and the U.S. product safety system

Consumer Reports, the independent, non-profit, and nonpartisan organization, writes regarding the June 7, 2021, hearing of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Reform on…

June 4, 2021

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Consumer Reports statement on new Fisher-Price recalls linked to four infant deaths

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumer Reports today called for urgent action after the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced new recalls of two Fisher-Price products: the 4-in-1…

June 4, 2021

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