CPSC Events

You can find information on future and past Commission Hearings, Briefings, and Votes; and CPSC Staff Workshops and Web Conferences below.

Commission Meetings: Hearings, Briefings & Votes

Upcoming

There are currently no scheduled Commission Hearings, Briefings, or Votes on the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database.

Past

Nov 24, 2010

The Commission held a public meeting to vote on the Final Rule for the Database
Oct 20, 2010

The Commission held a public meeting to hear a presentation by the staff on the Final Rule for the Database
Apr 15, 2010

The Commission held a public meeting to discuss and vote on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPR) for the Database
Apr 7, 2010

The Commission held a public meeting to hear a presentation by the staff on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPR) for the Database
Nov 10, 2009

The Commission held a public hearing to gather feedback from stakeholders, including consumer groups and businesses, on the Database.

Staff Workshops

Upcoming

There are currently no scheduled Staff Workshops on the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database.

Past

Jan 11 - 12, 2010

A series of workshops on the implementation of a searchable consumer product safety incident database, including:
  • Data analysis and reporting
  • Reports of harm
  • Manufacturer notification and response
  • Additional database content
  • Materially inaccurate information

Staff Web Conferences

Upcoming

There are currently no scheduled Web Conferences on the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database.

Past

Jan 20, 2011

This Web conference was a demonstration of the form and process for filing a report of harm, the search function of the Database, and the manufacturer registration and comment features. Representatives for manufacturers (including importers) and private labelers were able to register accounts on the new Business Portal at this Web conference.
Jan 11, 2011

This Web conference was a demonstration of the form and process for filing a report of harm.

CPSC does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database on SaferProducts.gov, particularly with respect to information submitted by people outside of CPSC.