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National Injury Information Clearinghouse, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Contact Information

4330 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814

301-504-7921 (Voice),
301-504-0025 (FAX),

Internet Resources


Sponsored by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the clearinghouse disseminates statistics and information relating to the prevention of death and injury associated with consumer products. The Clearinghouse provides injury data from electronic data sources and distributes publications including hazard analyses, special studies, and data summaries. Each year the Clearinghouse responds to 6,000 requests for information from the American public. Information specialists search agency data bases to tailor responses to each customer's needs.


Publications may be viewed or downloaded at To order hard copies, send an email to


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KEEP: Do not inactivate per NHIC Call Center. Authorizing Legislation: Public Law 92-573, Consumer Product Safety Act.


Date Entered: 3/1/1998
Date Edited: 3/25/2013
Date Revised: 11/7/2007 12:51:06 PM
Health Referral Number: HR0001
Accession Number: DP91A0027

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