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Week of October 13 - October 19, 2014

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October 14, 2014 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Doug Lee Attending ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Committee Meetings

Doug Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Committee Meetings, to discuss button/coin cell battery ingestion safety, toy battery safety and other various requirements for ANSI C18 battery standards; 8:30 a.m., NEMA Headquarters, 1300 North 17th Street, Rosslyn, VA.  The meeting was requested by the ANSI C18 Secretary.  For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; e-mail:  dlee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/7/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/8/14.  (S)

 

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October 14, 2014 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Add to Outlook Northbrook, IL
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Commissioner Mohorovic Tour of UL Laboratories

Commissioner Joseph Mohorovic will tour UL Laboratories and meet with Keith Williams, President & CEO, Clyde Kofman, SVP and COO, UL Inc., Ben Miller, SVP and President, UL Commercial & Industrial, UL LLC, Barb Guthrie, SVP and Chief Public Safety Officer, UL Inc., Roy Lamothe, VP Global Business Development, Consumer, UL LLC, Ann Weeks, VP, Global Government Affairs, UL LLC, and Ken Boyce, Manager, Principal Engineers, Commercial & Industrial about developments and trends in product and consumer safety; 10:00 a.m., 333 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, IL. The tour and meetings were requested by Bryce Dustman. For additional information contact Bryce Dustman, (301) 504-7739.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/10/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/10/14.

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October 15, 2014 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Doug Lee Attending ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Committee Meetings

Doug Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Committee Meetings, to discuss button/coin cell battery ingestion safety, toy battery safety and other various requirements for ANSI C18 battery standards; 8:30 a.m., NEMA Headquarters, 1300 North 17th Street, Rosslyn, VA.  The meeting was requested by the ANSI C18 Secretary.  For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; e-mail:  dlee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/7/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/8/14.  (S)

 

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October 15, 2014 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Outlook Scottsdale, AZ
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Mary Toro and Rick McCallion Attending and Participating at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings

Mary Toro, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, and Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending and presenting at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings; Doubletree Paradise Valley Hotel and the Valley Ho Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ . These meetings were requested by the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/30/14.  Posted to the Public Calendar 9/29/14.

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October 15, 2014 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Rik Khanna Meeting with the California Bureau of Electronics and Appliance Repar, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation

Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, meeting with the California Bureau of Electronics and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation to participate in a kick off meeting for the Barrier Research Study on upholstered furniture flammability.  The meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. (PST) at 4244 South Market Court, Sacramento, CA.  For additional information contact Rik Khanna, (301) 987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/8/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/9/14.

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October 15, 2014 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Anna Luo Participating in an Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 1026 Task Group Teleconference

Anna Luo, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in an Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 1026 Task Group teleconference to discuss possible solutions to slow cooker cord-pull incidents, 10 AM ET.  The meeting was requested by UL.  For additional information, contact Anna Luo, aluo@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/3/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/6/14. 

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October 15, 2014 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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Chairman Kaye and Chief of Staff Jana Fong-Swamidoss Meeting with Members of Keeping Babies Safe

Chairman Elliot Kaye, Chief of Staff Jana Fong-Swamidoss, Special Assistant Jonathan Midgett,  Director of the Office of Communications, Scott Wolfson, and other CPSC staff will be meeting with members of Keeping Babies Safe as an introductory meeting and discussing issues of interest to their organization; including safe sleep and supplemental mattresses; 11:30 a.m. Bethesda Towers, room 724. The meeting was requested by Joyce Davis of Keeping Babies Safe. For additional information contact Stephen McGoogan, (301) 504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/8/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/8/14.

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October 16, 2014 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Mary Toro and Rick McCallion Attending and Participating at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings

Mary Toro, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, and Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending and presenting at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings; Doubletree Paradise Valley Hotel and the Valley Ho Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ . These meetings were requested by the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/30/14.  Posted to the Public Calendar 9/29/14.

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October 16, 2014 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Janet Buyer and Matthew Brookman Participating in a Teleconference Meeting of a Subgroup to the Task Group for UL 2201 Portable Engine Generator Assemblies

Janet Buyer, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and Matthew Brookman, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences will be participating in a teleconference meeting of a subgroup to the Task Group for UL 2201, Portable Engine Generator Assemblies, 1:30-3:00 pm EDT.  For additional information, contact Janet Buyer, jbuyer@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2293.  (OGC approved waiver of seven day notice.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/14/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/14/14.

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October 16, 2014 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Perry Sharpless Participating in Gravity Task Group Conference Call

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences/Mechanical Division, and other Commission staff, will be participating in the ASTM Gravity 15.51 Consumer Products, Suction Limited Gravity Flow Systems task group meeting.  This meeting was requested by ASTM.  For information, please contact Len Morrissey of ASTM at 610-832-9719 or lmorriss@astm.org.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 7/24/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 7/25/14. 

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October 17, 2014 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Outlook Scottsdale, AZ
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Mary Toro and Rick McCallion Attending and Participating at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings

Mary Toro, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, and Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending and presenting at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings; Doubletree Paradise Valley Hotel and the Valley Ho Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ . These meetings were requested by the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/30/14.  Posted to the Public Calendar 9/29/14.

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October 18, 2014 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Outlook Scottsdale, AZ
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Mary Toro and Rick McCallion Attending and Participating at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings

Mary Toro, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, and Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending and presenting at the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM F24 Committee Meetings; Doubletree Paradise Valley Hotel and the Valley Ho Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ . These meetings were requested by the International Association of Trampoline Parks and ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/30/14.  Posted to the Public Calendar 9/29/14.

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