Products are recalled because of design flaws and/or defects that make them dangerous to consumers.
In the US 50% of homeowners, have a product that has been part of a recall. In the past five years, the CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission) has recalled more than 110 million household goods. Every year deaths, injuries and property damage from recalled products cost the US more than $700 billion annually.
1 child dies every two weeks from a falling TV, furniture or appliance.
Learn about the hidden dangers caused by product recalls in our infographic and why it’s important to never ignore them.
With 50% of homes likely to own a recalled item and more than 15 million appliances recalled in just the last 5 years alone, it’s important homeowners don’t ignore the dangers of recalled consumer products.