17 Fold Injury Data Inflation by CPSC, Health Canada Analysis Shows

“1,700 injuries requiring hospitalization! Warnings don’t work! This is an epidemic!” The CPSC has pulled the fire drill on magnets, furiously flailing for a ban on sets of high powered magnet spheres, pulling unprecedented legal maneuvers, pressing for an all ages ban, and brushing off record breaking public dissent.  Analysis of the same NEISS data by Health Canada (HC) shows...
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Polls Are In, CPSC Ban Really, Really Unpopular.

According to a new national poll conducted by PPP, 88% of those polled say they don’t agree with an all ages magnet sphere ban compared to the 6% who approved the CPSC’s actions against consumer high powered magnet sets. The poll, conducted by Public Policy Polling on July 11 and July 12 of a national sample of 755 registered voters, living in all 50 U.S. states. People were asked...
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Yo Gillibrand!

Below is a text only mirror of: YoGillibrand.com   TO:   Senator Kirsten Gillibrand 780 Third Avenue, Suite 2601 New York, New York 10017 Heya Mrs. Gillibrand, I hope you know that it takes a lot for a company to publically stick its neck out, and make politically sensitive moral endorsements. With that said, I want to let you know that Zen Magnets LLC greatly appreciates the work...
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Buckyballs Discontinued, Zen Magnets the last US magnet sphere company.

Source: http://www.zenmagnets.com/index.php?p=1_20_November_Update Buckyballs threw in the towel, announced discontinuation, making Zen Magnets the last standing in the US. The AAP and NASPHGAN hand out prewritten think-of-the-children letters, instructing pediatricians to comment in support of CPSC magnet ban rulemaking. On Bucky Dropping Out: “Maxfield & Oberton, the maker of...
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Nancy Nord, Voice of Reason Among CPSC Commissioners

On August 27th, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission voted 4 to 0 to issue a notice of proposed rulemaking, effectively aimed at small, high-powered magnet. Although that fact may sound alarming, within a statement explaining her vote, Commissioner Nancy Nord has shown herself to be the voice of reason among the CPSC Commissioners. Nancy Nord, a former acting Chairwoman among the CPSC...
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