Public Meeting: Pool and Spa Drain Cover Testing for Compliance to the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act – Meeting Slides
Official presentation from a CPSC public meeting on April 5, 2011, to receive views on the testing methods used to establish the ratings of pool and spa drain covers under ASME/ANSI A112.19.8-2007.
1999-2006 Reported Submersions and Other Hazards Associated with Liquids/Chemicals in Buckets/Pails
This memorandum contains information on submersions and other hazards reported to CPSC staff associated with buckets and pails containing liquids and/or chemicals. July 2008.
2015 Pool and Spa Submersion Memorandum
This report presents estimates of the number of pool- or spa-related submersion injuries between 2012 and 2014, and it presents counts of reported pool- or spa-related submersion fatalities involving children younger than 15 years of age between 2010 and 2012. May 2015.
Circulation Entrapment Memorandum covering the years 2009-2013
This memorandum characterizes information on circulation entrapment incidents associated with pools, spas and whirlpool tubs that were reported to the CPSC staff. May 2014.
Public Comments Received on Section 1406 (Comments 1 through 23)
Public comments on the CPSC staff guidance document that describes the technical requirements of Section 1406 of the Act. October 20, 2008.
Public Comments Received on Section 1404 (Comments 1 through 28)
Comments 1 through 28 on the March 14, 2008 draft of the CPSC staff interpretation of the Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act of 2007.
Public Comments Received (Comments 1 through 69) on Technical Guidance on Unblockable Drains
Comments 1 through 69 on the July 2009 technical guidance on unblockable drains.
Request for Comments on the Staff Draft Technical Guidance on Unblockable Drains
Request for comments on CPSC Staff draft technical guidance on unblockable drains. July 15, 2009.
Staff Draft Technical Guidance on Unblockable Drains
CPSC Staff draft technical guidance on unblockable drains. June 16, 2009.
Presentations and Written Comments: Public Hearing Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act—Unblockable Drain Guidance
The Commission conducted a public hearing on November 4, 2009 to receive views from all interested parties about the draft guidance for industry on unblockable drains.