CPSC-Accepted Testing Laboratories
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December 15, 2022
To: CPSC-accepted testing laboratories, their accreditation bodies, and other parties interested in Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Acceptance of Testing Laboratories
To: Testing laboratories that currently test or may test in the future to 16 CFR PART 1239 — SAFETY STANDARD FOR GATES AND ENCLOSURES
16 CFR Part 1239 previously incorporated by reference ASTM F1004-21 Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Expansion Gates and Expandable Enclosures
16 CFR Part 1239 now incorporates by reference ASTM F1004-22 Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Expansion Gates and Expandable Enclosures
Effective date: This rule is effective January 21, 2023
A laboratory is not required to resubmit their CPSC application if the laboratory is already CPSC-accepted for 16 CFR PART 1239.
For a testing laboratory to be considered for CPSC-acceptance, the laboratory’s accreditation scope must include “16 CFR PART 1239 — SAFETY STANDARD FOR GATES AND ENCLOSURES”
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Carlos Torres, Project Manager, Division of Mechanical and Combustion Engineering, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 5 Research Place, Rockville, MD 20850; telephone: (301) 987-2504; email: email@example.com.
Find more information about the standard in:
Federal Register :: Safety Standard for Gates and Enclosures