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Week of May 02 - May 08, 2016

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May 02, 2016 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion and Other CPSC Staff Attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and other CPSC staff attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX .  These meetings were requested by ASTM. Contact Rick McCallion for more information, 301-987-2222.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/11/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/11/16.

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May 02, 2016 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Rik Khanna and Patricia Edwards Attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Consumer Advisory Council Meetings, and Annual Meeting

Rik Khanna and Patricia Edwards, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Consumer Advisory Council Meetings, and Annual Meeting to discuss consumer product safety standards (1) for fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety, (2) electrical appliances, utilization equipment, construction equipment, and materials, (3) provide advice for establishing levels of safety for consumer products, and aid in educating the general public in the safer use of consumer products.  These meeting will take place at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel, 601 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL 60090.  This meeting was requested by UL.  For additional information contact Rik Khanna, (301) 987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/25/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/25/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
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May 02, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Joanna Matheson Participating in an ASTM Meeting Regarding Liquid Laundry Packets

Joanna Matheson, Directorate for Health Sciences; Steve Hanway, Directorate for Epidemiology; and potentially other CPSC staff, will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.71 subcommittee data collection task force regarding the F3159-15 standard; 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m..  The subcommittee workgroup will discuss the draft strawman that outlines the criteria that will be used in the data analysis in order to gauge the effectiveness of the F3159–15 standard.  This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Joanna Matheson at jmatheson@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2564.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/14/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/15/16.

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May 03, 2016 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
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Mark Kumagai Attending ASME-A17 Standards Committee Meeting

Mark Kumagai, Directorate for Engineering Science, attending the ASME-A17 Standards Committee meeting to discuss  voluntary standard for residential elevators; 8:30 am at the Hilton Palm Springs, 400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262.   For more information, contact Mark Kumagai, 301-987-2234, mkumagai@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/22/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/16. 

  • Status: Open to the Public
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May 03, 2016 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion and Other CPSC Staff Attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and other CPSC staff attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX .  These meetings were requested by ASTM. Contact Rick McCallion for more information, 301-987-2222.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/11/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/11/16.

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May 03, 2016 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Rik Khanna and Patricia Edwards Attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Consumer Advisory Council Meetings, and Annual Meeting

Rik Khanna and Patricia Edwards, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Consumer Advisory Council Meetings, and Annual Meeting to discuss consumer product safety standards (1) for fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety, (2) electrical appliances, utilization equipment, construction equipment, and materials, (3) provide advice for establishing levels of safety for consumer products, and aid in educating the general public in the safer use of consumer products.  These meeting will take place at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel, 601 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL 60090.  This meeting was requested by UL.  For additional information contact Rik Khanna, (301) 987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/25/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/25/16.

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May 03, 2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Tim Smith Participating Via Phone in a Meeting of the ASTM Ad Hoc Wording Task Group

Tim Smith, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, will be participating (remotely, via phone) in a meeting of the ASTM Ad Hoc Wording Task Group to discuss business related to the wording of sections that are common to multiple ASTM standards; 1:00 p.m. EST. The meeting was requested by the Task Group Chair, Kitty Pilarz.  For call-in information, please contact Kitty Pilarz, (716) 687-3343, Kitty.Pilarz@Fisher-Price.com. For other meeting information, please contact Tim Smith, (301) 987-2557, tsmith@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/28/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/29/16.

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May 03, 2016 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Caroleene Paul Meeting with Representatives from Robert Bosch Tool Corporation

Caroleene Paul, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will meet with representatives from Robert Bosch Tool Corporation to discuss confidential table saw safety technology; 1:00pm-5:00pm, 1800 West Central Road, Mount Prospect, IL. The meeting was requested by Al Pierga of Bosch. (The meeting is closed to the public due to the proprietary information that will be discussed.) For additional information contact Caroleene Paul (301)987-2225, email cpaul@cpsc.gov.   Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/25/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/26/16.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
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May 04, 2016 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion and Other CPSC Staff Attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and other CPSC staff attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX .  These meetings were requested by ASTM. Contact Rick McCallion for more information, 301-987-2222.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/11/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/11/16.

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May 04, 2016 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Vince Amodeo and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Conference Call with the ASTM F08.10

Vince Amodeo, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in a conference call with the ASTM F08.10 subcommittee for bicycles.  The task group will be discussing bicycle safety requirements; 10:00am-6:00pm (EST) via teleconference.  The conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Vince Amodeo, (301) 987-2301 or vamodeo@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/27/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/27/16.

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May 04, 2016 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Rana Balci-Sinha and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with Mr. David Jaggli Via Teleconference

Rana Balci-Sinha, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors,  and other CPSC staff will have a teleconference with Mr. David Jaggli on his patented device intended to mitigate the hazard associated with pull cords on corded window coverings; 1:30 p.m. EST.   For additional information, please contact Rana Balci-Sinha, (301) 987-2584, rbalcisinha@cpsc.gov.   Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/26/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/26/16.

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May 05, 2016 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion and Other CPSC Staff Attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and other CPSC staff attending ASTM F08 and F15 Committee Meetings at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX .  These meetings were requested by ASTM. Contact Rick McCallion for more information, 301-987-2222.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/11/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/11/16.

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May 05, 2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Scott Ayers and Other CPSC Staff Attending the UL 1370 Task Group Teleconference on Portable Liquid and Gel Fueled Fireplaces

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be attending the UL 1370 Task Group on requirements for Portable Liquid and Gel Fueled Fireplaces teleconference from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST.  For more information on this teleconference, contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/28/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/28/16.

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May 06, 2016 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Celestine Kish, Participating in an ASTM Conference Call Regarding Booster Seats Task Group

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 task group regarding Booster Seats; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  The task group will be discussing proposed warning labels.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/28/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/28/16.

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