Our attorneys have decades of experience with outstanding results litigating cases against insurance companies, corporations and government entities. Every day the European Commission receives alerts from national authorities concerning dangerous products found on their markets. Alexander Law Group, LLP is a nationally recognized, award-winning personal injury law firm with offices in San Jose and San Francisco, California.
Dangerous Consumer Products Beyond dangerous drugs, defective medical devices, toxic chemicals, food, automobiles, and other goods people buy and use everyday can sometimes cause injuries for which manufacturers, retailers, and parties along the supply chain can be held liable. With hundreds of suspected or confirmed dangerous drugs and products on the market, the up-to-date information we provide on recalls, alerts, and side effects is vital to keeping your family safe. The government has routinely brought civil actions against corporations for failure to report product defects pursuant to Section 15. If a firm is unsure whether CPSC has been adequately informed of a defect or risk or failure to comply with a consumer product safety rule, the firm must report that information to CPSC.
To provide better service in alerting the American people to unsafe, hazardous or defective products, six federal agencies with vastly different jurisdictions have joined together to create www.recalls.gov -- a "one stop shop" for U.S. Government recalls. Yet according to data collected by the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 13,255,700 Americans were injured by dangerous or defective products in 2012 alone.
Reporting a potentially dangerous product has a real social value and is all about Kiwis protecting Kiwis.
These alerts are sent through the rapid alert system for dangerous non-food products - "Safety Gate".They include information about the type of products found, the risks posed and the measures taken at national level to prevent or restrict their marketing. * Product recalls: Teething powder, toys for toddlers, and a baby sleeping bag.
Indeed, the prosecution of Chu and Loh is related to a civil CPSC administrative matter brought against Chinese company Gree Electric Appliances that was resolved in 2016. These products ranged from defective stairs and dangerous drugs to seemingly mundane items such as party supplies. It's a time-consuming process, and is relatively simple, at least, I thought it was simple, until I found myself tumbling into a regulatory black hole. The Pledge is a voluntary commitment, which goes beyond product safety legal obligations. Recall Report was created to alert the public to the latest information on dangerous drugs and products. It contributes to the faster removal of dangerous non-food consumer products offered for sale online and sets out actions by online marketplaces to strengthen product safety, such as providing a clear way for customers to notify dangerous product listings.