Safety Guides

These free CPSC safety materials include brochures, posters and alerts.

CPSC provides free safety alerts, guides, posters, brochures, handbooks and other materials which you can use to help spread consumer product safety information in your community.


Safety Alerts and Neighborhood Safety Network Posters are only available online for you to print, post or share.


You can order printed copies of Safety Guides by e-mailing your request to Include the safety guide's name, link and number of copies of the safety guide you would like to order, along with your name, mailing address and e-mail address.  You should receive your order in 3-4 weeks.

What to Know: Generators and Carbon Monoxide (CO)

Bad weather can knock out power. If you're using a portable generator, remember to use it outside only, at least 20 feet away from your house or your neighbor's house, to avoid carbon monoxide poisoning.