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About Consumer Product Safety Commission, United States

Lead-laden children's jewelry, exploding chain saws, and flammable pajamas all fall under the purview of the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. The agency protects Americans from more than 15,000 types of products that could cause property damage, injury, or death. It makes sure that toys, cribs, exercise equipment, household chemicals, and other things sold to consumers are reasonably safe from fire, electrical, mechanical, and chemical hazards or anything that could harm children. The agency issues product recalls, maintains the National Injury Clearinghouse, publishes safety information, and runs a hotline with recorded safety information. Its annual budget is in the neighborhood of $80 million.

Consumer Product Safety Commission, United States

4330 East West Hwy
Bethesda, MD 20814-4408
Phone: 1 (301) 504-7923

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Project Manager And Electrical Engineer: Arthur Lee
Information Technology Security Analyst: Bob Rounds
Employees (This Location): 345
Employees (All Locations): 471

Major Office Locations

Bethesda, MD