Whether helmet use should be mandatory for bicycle riders is a heated topic. You’re undoubtedly better off wearing a helmet if an accident occurs, and the importance of wearing a helmet increases with the significance of the accident. But while helmets have come a long way since the strappy leather head coverings some cyclists wore…Details
CHICAGO – At a poolside press event today, hosted at a Boys & Girls Club in Chicago, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) Pool Safely campaign and the Michael Phelps Foundation announced a new partnership focused on addressing a serious public health crisis: child drownings. Pool Safely and the Michael Phelps Foundation will collaborate…Details
The study compares each of the products and breaks down injuries by gender, age and body part. Read the full article here.
Leaving children in hot cars, even for a few minutes, can lead to series inquiries and death. In the last two years, at least 55 children have died in hot cars. For more information: The Administration for Children and Families has teamed up with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Safe Kids USA for…Details
Portable generators can be dangerous if used incorrectly. Major causes of injuries and fatalities occur due to the following: Shocks and electrocution from improper use of power Accidentally energizing other electrical systems Carbon monoxide from a generator’s exhaust Fires from improperly refueling or inappropriately storing fuel The most effective way to avoid injuries is to…Details
Few athletes or coaches recognize the risk. Read the full article by US News & World Report here.
Once again, Recall Results is pleased to announce recipients for the St. Louis University 2016 Advanced Product Safety Management Certificate course. This year’s recipients are Rachael Shagott, Senior Director of Corporate Compliance at Munchkin, Inc. and Lisa Sloan, Director, Product Compliance for W.M. Barr & Co. Recall Results is committed to working with St Louis…Details