Consumer Product Safety Commission


Source U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
File Size 1.58 GB
Dates Covered 2006-2010 (see archived files for 1990-2005)
Cost Snapshot

  • Nonmembers $150
  • Members $50
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The CPSC dataset includes information about potential injuries, deaths and investigations related to consumer products. Some of the products include children’s toys, bicycles, swimming pools, ATVs (three- and four-wheelers), sports equipment, hobby items, lawn mowers, hair dryers, playground equipment and many more.The database consists of four tables provided by the Consumer Product Safety Commissions National Injury Information Clearinghouse. CPSC maintains this data to help protect the public by alerting people to potential hazards associated with consumer products. Fields include age, race and gender of the victim; state and city of the incident; product type involved and more.What you won’t find in this database is information that could possibly identify a specific patient/victim. Also not included is information about automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, car seat protection, foods, medicines, cosmetics, medical devices or dissatisfaction with business practices.

Record layouts and samples of this database

NEISS table sample ( 10.6 KB
INDP table sample ( 31.4 KB
DTHS table sample ( 8.5 KB
Readme (README.txt) 10.3 KB
IPII table sample ( 13.1 KB
Record layouts (cpsc_layouts.doc) 33.5 KB

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