Tim Smith Participating in the ANSI Z535.7 Subcommittee Meeting

Mar
31
2021
Tim Smith Participating in the ANSI Z535.7 Subcommittee Meeting
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
3/31/21 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Teleconference
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2021-03-31 14:00:00 2021-03-31 15:00:00 America/New_York Tim Smith Participating in the ANSI Z535.7 Subcommittee Meeting

Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, will be participating in a virtual (Zoom) meeting of the ANSI Z535.7 Subcommittee on Wednesday, March 31, 2021, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ET.  The meeting will discuss activities related to a new standard for safety information in electronic media, and was requested by the Chair of the subcommittee, Eric Boelhouwer.  For additional information, including log-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmi:th@cpsc.gov (preferred) or 301-987-2557.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/8/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/8/2021. (S)

Teleconference

Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, will be participating in a virtual (Zoom) meeting of the ANSI Z535.7 Subcommittee on Wednesday, March 31, 2021, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ET.  The meeting will discuss activities related to a new standard for safety information in electronic media, and was requested by the Chair of the subcommittee, Eric Boelhouwer.  For additional information, including log-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmi:th@cpsc.gov (preferred) or 301-987-2557.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/8/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/8/2021. (S)

Celestine Kish, Carlos Torres and other staff Participaing in a Teleconference with the Infant Swing Strangulation Task Group

Apr
07
2021
Celestine Kish, Carlos Torres and other staff Participaing in a Teleconference with the Infant Swing Strangulation Task Group
11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
4/7/21 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Virtual
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2021-04-07 11:00:00 2021-04-07 12:00:00 America/New_York Celestine Kish, Carlos Torres and other staff Participaing in a Teleconference with the Infant Swing Strangulation Task Group

Celestine Kish and Carlos Torres, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in a teleconference with the Infant Swing Strangulation Task Group on Wed Apr 7, 2021 11am-12pm (ET) to discuss revisions to the swing standard related to the strangulation in straps requirements. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Celestine Kish ckish@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2547. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Virtual

Celestine Kish and Carlos Torres, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in a teleconference with the Infant Swing Strangulation Task Group on Wed Apr 7, 2021 11am-12pm (ET) to discuss revisions to the swing standard related to the strangulation in straps requirements. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Celestine Kish ckish@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2547. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.74 Subcommittee Task Group to discuss Weighted Blankets

Apr
19
2021
Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.74 Subcommittee Task Group to discuss Weighted Blankets
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
4/19/21 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Virtual
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2021-04-19 15:00:00 2021-04-19 16:00:00 America/New_York Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.74 Subcommittee Task Group to discuss Weighted Blankets

Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call on Monday, April 19 from 3:00 PM-4:00 PM Eastern with the ASTM F15.74 subcommittee task group and other interested parties to discuss weighted blankets. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information contact Suad Wanna-Nakamura at 301-768 2915; or by email: snakamura@cpsc.gov. (Note: Rescheduled date of the March 3, 2021 cancelled meeting). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Virtual

Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call on Monday, April 19 from 3:00 PM-4:00 PM Eastern with the ASTM F15.74 subcommittee task group and other interested parties to discuss weighted blankets. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information contact Suad Wanna-Nakamura at 301-768 2915; or by email: snakamura@cpsc.gov. (Note: Rescheduled date of the March 3, 2021 cancelled meeting). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Lawrence Mella and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.58 Working Group

Mar
18
2021
Lawrence Mella and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.58 Working Group
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
3/18/21 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Virtual
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2021-03-18 12:00:00 2021-03-18 13:00:00 America/New_York Lawrence Mella and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.58 Working Group

Lawrence Mella, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.58 working group to discuss development of the brake requirements for the draft commercial adult e-scooter standard; 12:00pm-1:00pm EST.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact Lawrence Mella at LMella@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2537. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Virtual

Lawrence Mella, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.58 working group to discuss development of the brake requirements for the draft commercial adult e-scooter standard; 12:00pm-1:00pm EST.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact Lawrence Mella at LMella@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2537. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Lawrence Mella and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with ASTM F15.03

Mar
12
2021
Lawrence Mella and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with ASTM F15.03
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
3/12/21 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Virtual
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2021-03-12 13:00:00 2021-03-12 14:00:00 America/New_York Lawrence Mella and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with ASTM F15.03

Lawrence Mella, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with ASTM F15.03  members to discuss the history of the withdrawn standard and current research and technologies as it relates to bath surfaces; 1:00pm -2:00pm EST.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact Lawrence Mella at LMella@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2537. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021.

Virtual

Lawrence Mella, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with ASTM F15.03  members to discuss the history of the withdrawn standard and current research and technologies as it relates to bath surfaces; 1:00pm -2:00pm EST.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact Lawrence Mella at LMella@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2537. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021.

Arthur Lee and other CPSC staff Participating in a UL Working Group to discuss Hyperthermia Incidents Associated with Electric Room Heaters

Mar
15
2021
Arthur Lee and other CPSC staff Participating in a UL Working Group to discuss Hyperthermia Incidents Associated with Electric Room Heaters
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
3/15/21 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Virtual
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2021-03-15 14:00:00 2021-03-15 15:00:00 America/New_York Arthur Lee and other CPSC staff Participating in a UL Working Group to discuss Hyperthermia Incidents Associated with Electric Room Heaters

Arthur Lee (chairing) and CPSC staff, Engineering Sciences, will be participating on a UL working group on March 15, 2021 to discuss possible approaches to mitigate hyperthermia related incidents associated with electric room heaters.  The meeting will be online from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm ET. For additional information, including online or call-in information, contact Arthur Lee at  alee@cpsc.gov (preferred) or (301) 987-2008. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Virtual

Arthur Lee (chairing) and CPSC staff, Engineering Sciences, will be participating on a UL working group on March 15, 2021 to discuss possible approaches to mitigate hyperthermia related incidents associated with electric room heaters.  The meeting will be online from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm ET. For additional information, including online or call-in information, contact Arthur Lee at  alee@cpsc.gov (preferred) or (301) 987-2008. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Jill Hurley Participating in a Teleconference with ASTM F15.71 Additional Measures Task Group

Mar
08
2021
Jill Hurley Participating in a Teleconference with ASTM F15.71 Additional Measures Task Group
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
3/8/21 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
Virtual
Topic: Other
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2021-03-08 15:00:00 2021-03-08 16:00:00 America/New_York Jill Hurley Participating in a Teleconference with ASTM F15.71 Additional Measures Task Group

Jill Hurley, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.71 Additional Measures Task Group Meeting on Monday March 8, 2021 3:00-4:00 pm (EDT) to discuss shared data from the last meeting. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Jill Hurley (jhurley@cpsc.gov) or 301-987-2527.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Virtual

Jill Hurley, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.71 Additional Measures Task Group Meeting on Monday March 8, 2021 3:00-4:00 pm (EDT) to discuss shared data from the last meeting. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Jill Hurley (jhurley@cpsc.gov) or 301-987-2527.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/5/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/5/2021. (S)

Scott Ayers Attending the UL 30 Task Group Meeting Discussing Flame Mitigation Requirements in Safety Cans

Mar
11
2021
Scott Ayers Attending the UL 30 Task Group Meeting Discussing Flame Mitigation Requirements in Safety Cans
2:30 pm to 4:00 pm EST
3/11/21 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm EST
Teleconference
Topic: Fire, Other
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2021-03-11 14:30:00 2021-03-11 16:00:00 America/New_York Scott Ayers Attending the UL 30 Task Group Meeting Discussing Flame Mitigation Requirements in Safety Cans

Scott Ayers, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will participate in the UL 30 STP task group meeting on safety cans. The meeting is being held on Thursday, March 11, 2021, from 2:30pm to 4:00pm ET. This will be a working meeting where participants will develop proposed flame mitigation requirements for the draft next edition to UL 30.  For more information on this meeting, including call in information, please contact Scott Ayers at: (sayers@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/4/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/4/2021. (S)

Teleconference

Scott Ayers, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will participate in the UL 30 STP task group meeting on safety cans. The meeting is being held on Thursday, March 11, 2021, from 2:30pm to 4:00pm ET. This will be a working meeting where participants will develop proposed flame mitigation requirements for the draft next edition to UL 30.  For more information on this meeting, including call in information, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/4/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/4/2021. (S)

ASTM Clothing Storage Unit Meeting

Mar
11
2021
ASTM Clothing Storage Unit Meeting
10:30 am to 11:30 am EST
3/11/21 10:30 am to 11:30 am EST
Teleconference
Topic: Other
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2021-03-11 10:30:00 2021-03-11 11:30:00 America/New_York ASTM Clothing Storage Unit Meeting

Kristen Talcott, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a teleconference/web meeting. The meeting is being held on Thursday, March 11, 2021, from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm EST, with the ASTM Clothing Storage Unit (F2057) Scope Task Group. This meeting was requested by ASTM.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kristen Talcott at: ktalcott@cpsc.gov. Substantial interest matters will be discussed. The meeting is open to the public. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/4/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/4/2021. (S)

Teleconference

Kristen Talcott, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a teleconference/web meeting. The meeting is being held on Thursday, March 11, 2021, from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm EST, with the ASTM Clothing Storage Unit (F2057) Scope Task Group. This meeting was requested by ASTM.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kristen Talcott at: ktalcott@cpsc.gov. Substantial interest matters will be discussed. The meeting is open to the public. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/4/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/4/2021. (S)

Yeon Seok Kim Participating in the UL/CSA 60335-2-24 Teleconference on Household Refrigerators

Mar
23
2021
Yeon Seok Kim Participating in the UL/CSA 60335-2-24 Teleconference on Household Refrigerators
9:00 am to 10:30 am EDT
3/23/21 9:00 am to 10:30 am EDT
Teleconference
Topic: Home Appliances
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2021-03-23 09:00:00 2021-03-23 10:30:00 America/New_York Yeon Seok Kim Participating in the UL/CSA 60335-2-24 Teleconference on Household Refrigerators

Yeon Seok Kim, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in the UL/CSA 60335-2-24 teleconference on household refrigerators. The meeting is being held on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, from 9:00am to 10:30am ET.  This will be a working meeting focused on the development of a new edition to the standard with a focus on flammable refrigerant requirements.  For more information on this meeting, including call in information, please contact Yeon Seok Kim at: (ykim@cpsc.gov).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/4/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/4/2021. (S)

Teleconference

Yeon Seok Kim, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in the UL/CSA 60335-2-24 teleconference on household refrigerators. The meeting is being held on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, from 9:00am to 10:30am ET.  This will be a working meeting focused on the development of a new edition to the standard with a focus on flammable refrigerant requirements.  For more information on this meeting, including call in information, please contact Yeon Seok Kim at: (ykim@cpsc.gov).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/4/2021. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/4/2021. (S)