U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

This aerial photo shows the Texas Giant roller coaster at  Six Flags Over Texas where a woman fell to her death, Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Louis DeLuca)

Woman’s fatal fall from Six Flags coaster probed

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A woman who died while riding a 14-story roller coaster at Six Flags amusement park in North Texas apparently fell from the ride, police said. Park spokeswoman Sharon Parker confirmed that […]

07/21/2013

obamaexecutiveactions

President Obama’s 23 Executive Actions on Gun Control (Listed)

Gun Violence Reduction Executive Actions The President announced yesterday that he and the Administration will: 1. Issue a Presidential Memorandum to require federal agencies to make relevant data available to the federal background check system. […]

01/17/2013

Bullets for sale

Obama administration plan for curbing gun violence

(AP) – Here are the proposals for curbing gun violence announced Wednesday by President Barack Obama in an easy to read digest.

01/16/2013

Confiscated rubber ducks decorated as holiday figures

Customs seizes rubber ducks for chemical safety

LOS ANGELES (AP) – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Southern California have seized nearly 36,000 Chinese rubber ducks that contain levels of a chemical that may be unhealthful for children. The ducks decorated […]

12/07/2012

First version of the Nap Nanny. (AP Photo)

Government acting against baby recliner maker

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Consumer Product Safety Commission has filed a complaint alleging that the new model of the Nap Nanny, called the Chill, and two earlier versions are dangerous.

12/05/2012

Cheerleading needs sports safety rules

CHICAGO (AP) – The nation’s leading group of pediatricians says cheerleading should be considered a sport to make it safer. In a new policy, the American Academy of Pediatrics says cheerleading has become a lot […]

10/22/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,185 other followers