TITLE

Product paranoia

AUTHOR(S)
Gest, T.; Newman, R.J.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/24/92, Vol. 112 Issue 7, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at various warnings conveyed on labels or instructions for products that seemingly without end blare distressing messages of potential cuts, poisonings, electrocution, smothering, abrasions, choking, falls and other dangers, including death. How the crazy-guilt proliferation of warnings seems bound to get worse; Why there is such a need for label warnings; Results of a recent study by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC); More.
ACCESSION #
9202243355

 

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics