May 25th, 2012
I hope the alliterative title attracted your attention, because this is shaping up to be quite an issue. I first read about the dangers associated with detergent pods on the Seattle Mama Doc Blog, and now I’ve been seeing news stories pop up everywhere.
You’ve probably seen these detergent pods already. They’re small plastic balls full of pre-measured detergents and fabric softeners. Similar packets are available for dishes as well. In addition to being more convenient (read: more expensive), these little packets also …continue reading the rest of Detergent Pods Pose Poison Risk
February 17th, 2012
Johnson & Johnson has just announced a major recall for their line of Infant’s Tylenol. The recall covers more than 500,000 bottles of liquid Tylenol. While there is reportedly nothing wrong with the medicine itself, a portion of the “SimpleMeasure” dosing system has a flawed design that can lead to a portion of the packaging to fall into the medicine.
Parents and caregivers are encouraged to …continue reading the rest of Product Recalls: Tylenol for Infants
August 17th, 2011
Just before the busy Memorial Day weekend, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a major recall of pool drain covers that left many of our customers struggling to find answers. Shortly after that announcement we shared a video with you that answered as many questions as possible. If you are still struggling to find answers to your questions, you may find the following information …continue reading the rest of Answers to Your Drain Cover Recall Questions
June 13th, 2011
A little more than two weeks ago the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a product recall for roughly 1 million pool drain covers. These covers were originally manufactured to meet the requirements of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act. Unfortunately, it has been determined that drain covers from eight different manufacturers had been incorrectly rated.
The following video from …continue reading the rest of Announcement: Pool Drain Cover Recalls