Recalls and Product Safety News
Help keep you and your family safe by keeping track of product recalls and safety news announced by CPSC.
This third party site offers the CPSC list in a very comprehensive layout and we find it much easier to look for specific household items than the CPSC page.
BELOW ARE SPECIFIC LINKS THAT MAY BE REFERENCED IN YOUR HOME INSPECTION REPORT:
The Impact of Smoke Alarms
In the 1960's, the average U. S. citizen had never heard of a smoke alarm. By 1995, an estimated 93 percent of all American homes - single - and multi- family, apartments, nursing homes, dormitories, etc. - were equipped with alarms. By the mid 1980's, smoke alarm laws, requiring that alarms be placed in all new and existing residences.
Click on the link below to view the current Oregon Smoke Alarm Law.
Recalled Smoke Detectors/Alarms
Federal Pacific Electrical Panels
Click on the links below for more information on Federal Pacific Electrical Panels
Federal Pacific Electric (FPE) Electrical Hazards Website
Federal Pacific Electrical Circuit Breakers
Federal Pioneer / Federal Pacific Circuit Breaker and Electric Panel Inspection Report Language