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Consumer Product Safety Commission: Better Data Needed to Help Identify and Analyze Potential Hazards
HEHS-97-147: Published: Sep 29, 1997. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 1997.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) project selection, use of cost-benefit analysis and risk assessment, and information release procedures, focusing on: (1) the criteria CPSC uses to select projects and the information it relies upon in making these choices; (2) the information CPSC draws on to perform risk assessment and cost-benefit...
Property Insurance: Data Needed to Examine Availability, Affordability, and Accessibility Issues
RCED-94-39: Published: Feb 9, 1994. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 1994.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed several issues regarding property insurance in urban areas, focusing on: (1) the types of data that are currently collected for determining the availability and affordability of property insurance for urban homeowners and small businesses; (2) the types of data needed to assess these issues if available data are not adequate; and (3) options for co...