The Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of products under the agency's jurisdiction
Honeywell has voluntarily recalled certain hardhats for their inability to provide the level of protection for which they were designed.
Commercial Rooftop HVAC Units:
Carrier recalled the Weather Expert commercial packaged rooftop HVAC units due fire hazard.
Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners/Heat Pumps (PTAC):
These PTAC units are common, but not limited to hotels, motels, and habitational operations. They were sold under various names from 2010 to January 2018. The fan motor can overheat posing a fire hazard.
Schneider Electric 2 & 3 Phase Safety Switches:
These units can stay on, even in the "OFF" position,creating a shock or electrocution hazard. Additional information about these and other product recalls can be found at https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission also offers help and guidelines so businesses can comply with federal safety regulations. Encourage your policyholders to check out https://www.cpsc.gov/Business--Manufacturing/Business-Education or https://www.cpsc.gov/Business--Manufacturing/Small-Business-Resources for valuable resources, standards and best practices.