CPSC Commissioners discuss and vote on the unblockable drain rule.
Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act; Unblockable Drain Rule (3251, 0698)
CPSC Staff Response to Commissioner Northup’s Questions Regarding the Notice of Revocation of the Commission’s Previously Approved Definition of “Unblockable Drain”
CPSC Staff Response to Commissioner Nord’s Follow-Up Questions on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act: Unblockable Drain Rule
Did you know 87 is the average number of children under the age of 5 who drown each year, in and around the home? 80 percent happen in a bathtub. Find out how to stop it.
CPSC's Patty Davis shows you the hazards with recently recalled products, including Optimus portable electric space heaters, LEM Products Distribution five-tray food dehydrators, and Reed and Barton forks and spoons for babies.
CPSC's Patty Davis shows you the hazards with recently recalled products, including Giada De Laurentiis lasagna pans, Carters one-piece infant footies with zippers, and Lighting Science Group LED light bulbs.
Commissioners discuss decisional matter: Section 1110 Certificates of Compliance - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.
General questions and answers, and wrap up.
Panel discusses the application of other fire safety technologies to residential furniture.
Panel discusses fire barrier test methods/research.
Ths video segment includes: Plenary Presentation: Overview of the Commission's Recent Activities on Furniture, Plenary Presentation: Fire and Flammability Statistics, and Expert Panel: Fire Barriers Materials/Technologies and Capabilities/Limitations, Mattress Barriers, Cost Considerations.
Staff discusses proposed rulemaking for strollers and carriages.
Don't let safety problems with your toy battery charger spark a frenzy. If it happens to you, tell CPSC at http://www.saferproducts.gov. And see if others have had safety problems, too.