Inez Tenenbaum, the chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission since 2009, is joining Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP on Dec. 1. She will work with the law firm’s product safety, risk prevention and regulatory practice group.
Evenflo Co., Delta Enterprise and five child-furniture makers recalled 2.2 million cribs after regulators documented dozens of infants who became trapped or fell, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, citing 153 deaths in the past four years, voted to ban drop-side cribs in the agency’s first across-the-board overhaul of regulations for infant beds in almost three decades.
A bid by makers of recreational off- road vehicles to beef up safety won’t deter the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission from pursuing a plan proposed nine months ago to write rules, Chairman Inez Tenenbaum said.