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Happy Anniversary to

This week marks the seventh anniversary of the implementation of a groundbreaking idea – went live on March 11, 2011.  This database of consumer reports catalogs incidents with consumer products – everything from worrying about a possible hazard to reporting a death caused by one. For the first time, consumers had access to information...

Recent Activities at KID

As usual, KID staff, interns, and volunteers have been hard at work. Here’s a look at what we’ve been up to over the past few weeks: KID’s Executive Director, Nancy Cowles, attended the 2018 ICPHSO symposium. KID has been attending the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization’s (ICPHSO) symposium since 2001 when our co-founder Linda...

CSPC Sues to Get B.O.B. Strollers Recalled

Late last week, the US CPSC voted 3-1 to file suit against Britax to force action on B.O.B. jogging strollers made prior to 2015. According to the complaint, these strollers have caused injury to both children and adults when the front wheel disengages and the front fork hits the ground causing a sudden stop and...

Family Voices Friday: Preston’s Story

Today’s #FamilyVoicesFriday is dedicated to Preston, who would have turned 8 years old tomorrow. At just seven weeks old, Preston died in his crib when he rolled out of a sleep positioner and against the bumper pads in his crib. Preston was the second addition to a loving family in Alaska. His mom recalls the events...
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November 2017

KID joins with Consumer Federation of America to call for more action on deadly & unstable IKEA recalled dressers. Read more

October 2017

Consumer groups call for more action after another death from tipping IKEA dressers is made public. Read more

September 2017

KID releases report on children’s products recalled for fire and burn hazards. Read more

June 2017

Consumer groups call for stronger action on 1 year anniversary of IKEA recall Read more

June 2017

Shawn Kasserman elected to lead Kids In Danger. Read more

June 2017

KID joins other safety groups in urging consumers to use only hoverboards that meet the latest UL 2272 Standard. Read more

May 2017

KID interns, staff publish peer-reviewed journal article on choking hazards. Read more

April 2017

More recalls, injuries and deaths in 2016. Read more


Save the Date: Our 2018 Best Friend Award Night will be held May 3, 2018 at Galleria Marchetti. More information here.


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