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09/03/2014http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/Newsroom/FOIA/CommissionBriefingPackages/20... (100%)
Summary: Briefing Package: Final Rule on Safety Standard for Magnet Sets
Extract: Similarly, the Commission's lawn mower standard includes requirements to guard against consumers intentionally removing a shielding safety device from the mower. 16 C.F.R. part 1205. See Southland Mower v. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 619 F.2d 499, 513 (5th Cir. 1980) (reviewing the Commission's lawn mower standard, the court stated: "Congress intended for injuries resulting from foreseeable misuse of a product to be counted in assessing risk"). Impact of the Rule on the Availability of Magnet Sets for Certain Uses (Comment 5) -Commenters state that high-powered magnets have many laudable uses, including for education and research in sciences, such as biology, chemistry, and physics.

08/28/2014http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/Research-and-Statistics/Technical-Reports/H... (100%)
Summary: Incidents, Deaths, and In-Depth Investigations Associated with Non-Fire Carbon Monoxide from Engine-Driven Generators and Other Engine-Driven Tools
Extract: 5 5 4 4 101 103 Lawn mowers 4 4 2 2 54 54 Riding lawn mower/Garden tractor 4 4 2 2 47 47 Push lawn mower 0 0 0 0 2 2 Powered lawn mower, unspecified type 0 0 0 0 5 5 Power washer/sprayer 0 0 0 0 11 11 Snow blower 0 0 0 0 10 10 All-terrain vehicle 1 1 0 0 7 8 Welder (used as welder or other reason)1 0 0 0 0 3 4 Water pump 0 0 1 1 5 5 Concrete saw 0 0 0 0 2 2 Air compressor 0 0 0 0 2 2 Paint sprayer 0 0 0 0 1 1 Snowmobile 0 0 0 0 1 1 Go-cart 0 0 0 0 1 1 Tiller 0 0 0 0 1 1 Small engine (unknown use) 0 0 0 0 1 1 Edger 0 0 0 0 1 1 Stump Grinder 0 0 1 1 1 1 Multiple Products2 1 1 2 2 39 48 Generator + Other Consumer Product 1 1 2 2 37 46 OEDT + Other Consumer Product3 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 Some welding equipment is designed to be used as either a welder or a generator.

06/18/2014http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/Regulations-Laws-and-Standards/Voluntary-St... (100%)
Summary: 2014 Midyear Report on Voluntary Standards Activities
Extract: ground-supported outdoor power equipment with engine displacements under 1 liter, such as walk-behind lawn mowers, ride-on mowers, snow throwers, snow blowers, portable generators, pressure washers, and rototillers. Next Action Staff will continue to monitor and provide technical support to activities related to the ANSI/OPEI B71.10-2013 standard and its revision. For the next reporting period, staff will conduct a comparative study of the ANSI/OPEI B71.10-2013 standard and similar standards, such as the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) 27 J288, Standard for Snowmobile Fuel Tanks, and will examine incidents related to fuel leaks associated with ground supported outdoor gasoline equipment.
05/15/2014Exmark Recalls Quest ZRT Riding Mowers (100%)
Summary: Exmark Recalls Quest ZRT Riding Mowers Recall number 14184 14-184 #14-184 #14184
05/05/2014Home Electrical Safety Checklist (97%)
Summary: Electrical Safety Checklist Spanish
Extract: Check Electric Garden Tools (lawn mowers, hedge trimmers, weed trimmers, etc.) Are all power cords in good condition (e.g., no cracks, exposed wires, etc.)? NO: Have damaged cords replaced by a qualified repair facility. Damaged cords that have exposed wires are shock and fire hazards, especially outdoors when in contact with moisture and the ground. Are tools in good condition and operating properly? Do they function in a consistent manner and show no signs of damaged wiring or parts? NO: Discard them, or have the tools repaired by a qualified repair facility.
04/23/2014Before You Start Your Summer Fun Check for These Recalled Products (100%)
Summary: Before You Start Your Summer Fun Check for These Recalled Products News release 14155 14-155 #14-155 #14155
04/16/2014http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/Newsroom/FOIA/CommissionBriefingPackages/20... (100%)
Summary: Voluntary Standards Activities FY 2013 Annual Report
Extract: Product Mowers Staff Contact Murphy, John Purpose To provide technical support to the revision of the ANSI/Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) Standard for Consumer Turf Care Equipment-Walk-Behind Mowers and Ride-on Machines with Mowers (ANSI/OPEI B71.1), whose purpose is to reduce injuries associated with mowers. Activities Before the reporting period, a revised ANSI/OPEI Standard for Consumer Turf Care Equipment-Walk-Behind Mowers and Ride-on Machines with Mowers (ANSI/OPEI B71.1-2012) was approved on 4/23/12, and published on 7/24/12.

03/27/2014Excel Industries Recalls BigDog and Hustler Mowers (100%)
Summary: Excel Industries Recalls BigDog and Hustler Mowers Recall number 14726 14-726 #14-726 #14726
03/11/2014http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/About-CPSC/Budget-and-Performance/FY2015Bud... (86%)
Summary: FY 2015 Performance Budget Request
Extract: 60 microwave ovens 61 mowers 62 nanotechnology 63 National Electrical Code 64 non-integral firearm locking devices 65 off-highway vehicles, recreational 66 Phthalates 67 playground equipment (children under 2 yrs.) 68 playground equipment (home) 69 playground equipment (public) 70 portable generators 71 power cords 72 power equipment (table saws) 73 ranges (tip over) 74 slow cookers (power cords) 75 smoke alarms 76 soccer goals 77 spray poly foam insulation (residential off-gas) 78 stationary activity centers 79 strollers 80 swimming pools/spas 81 torch fuels (containers) 82 toys 83 trampoline courts 84 trampolines 85 tree stands (
01/31/2014http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/Research-and-Statistics/Injury-Statistics/C... (100%)
Summary: Non-Fire Carbon Monoxide Deaths Associated with the Use of Consumer Products 2010 Annual Estimates
Extract: 15 13 18 11 6 12 14 Lawn Mowers 5 6% 1 5 6 8 9 11 5 2 6 8 Riding Mowers 4 5% 1 5 6 5 9 8 4 2 6 5 Walk Behind Mowers * * * * * 1 * * * * * * Unspecified Mowers 1 1% * * * 1 * 3 1 * * 3 Power Washer < 1 < 1% * * * 2 3 1 1 * 1 * Snow Blower/Thrower 1 1% * * * 1 * 1 2 * 3 1 ATV 2 3% * 1 * 1 1 * * 2 * 1 Water Pump < 1 < 1% * * * 1 * 1 1 * * 1 Welder 1 1% * 2 1 * * * 1 1 * 3 Air Compressor * * * * * 1 * 1 * * * * Concrete Saw < 1 < 1% * 1 * 1 * * * 1 * * Tiller < 1 < 1% * * * * * * * * 1 * Go-Cart < 1 < 1% * * * * * * * * 1 * Small Engine * * * * * * * 1 * * * * Snowmobile * * * * * * * 1 * * * * Multiple Product: Engine-Driven Tools Involved 6 8% 6 8 6 3 9 3 6 10 2 6 Generator + OEDT * * 1 * * * * * * * * * Generator + other Product 5 6% 5 6 5 2 9 3 6 8 2 6 Multiple OEDT 1 1%

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