Consumer Product Safety Commission

Williams-Sonoma To Pay $987,500 Penalty Over Hammock Stand DefectsHousewares retailer Williams-Sonoma Inc. has agreed to pay a $987,500 civil penalty to settle charges that it failed to immediately report a defect in Pottery Barn wooden hammock stands.
Fewer Kids’ Products Recalled, But Recalls IgnoredA new report finds fewer children's products are being recalled. But parents aren’t paying close enough attention to recall warnings that could possibly affect their children.