Product Recall Statistics

Number of Recalls by Product Category Number Recalled Past 12 Months
Home Products 1,541
Child Products (not including toys) 1,267
Toys 889
Sports and Recreation Products 846
Outdoor Products 509
Specialty Products 43
Number of Product Recalls By Hazard
Fire and Fire-Related Burns 1,562
Choking 837
Laceration 503
Fall Hazard 489
Electrocution / Electric Shock 392
Vehicle Accident 361
Lead 343
Strangulation 276
Burn (Non-Fire Related) 231
Entrapment 181
Explosion / Projectiles 170
Suffocation 151
Collapse 140
Poisoning 119
Internal Injury 102
Amputation 56
Carbon Monoxide (CO) 54
Drowning 52
Entanglement 31
Aspiration 23
Magnet Ingestion 21
Cadmium 6
Communications Failure 4
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Number of Product Recalls by Country of Origin  
China 2,124
United States 685
Taiwan 299
Mexico 106
Hong Kong 91
Canada 74
Japan 70
Thailand 64
India 61
Korea 57
Italy 54
Vietnam 53
Indonesia 42
Germany 30
Pakistan 28
Philippines 24
Malaysia 23
France 21
Bangladesh 16
Sweden 14
Spain 13
Switzerland 10
Brazil 10
United Kingdom 10
Peru 9
Sri Lanka 8
Austria 8
Turkey 7
Finland 7
Singapore 6
Portugal 6
Poland 6
Romania 6
Other 91
Number of Recalls by Select Items  
Baby Cribs 107
Puzzles 19
Toys for Bathtub 12
Toy Guns 9
Sunglasses 7
Pillows 5
Musical Instruments 5
Food Blenders 5
Toothbrushes 3
Blankets 2
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: US Consumer Product Safety Commission
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 6, 2016

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