Sumary of CPSC Urges Vacation Rental Platforms, AirBnB, Vrbo, TripAdvisor and Others to Require Owners to Disable Home Elevators Immediate…:
- –Following another report of a tragic death of a young child in a residential elevator, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Acting Chairman Robert Adler today asked the vacation rental community for help.
- In a letter to vacation rental platforms, AirBnB, Vrbo, and others, Adler urged the companies to take steps immediately to protect vulnerable consumers.
- “The agency is taking steps with the manufacturers, but we need the businesses that facilitate vacation rentals to join us,” said Adler.
- Today’s letter is the first time the agency has publicly called on vacation rental businesses to take immediate action.