JANUARY 16, 2017VOLUME 46 ISSUE 3
PREMIUM CONTENT FROM PRODUCT SAFETY LETTER
Subscriber-Only StoryCPSC members January 11 voted 3-2 on party lines to pass a Section 104 rule for infant slings with one change from the staff proposal.
The January 11 commission briefing on CPSC staff's proposed modernization of fireworks rules mostly focused on procedural matters or deep dives in specific issues.
CPSC members are slated to vote by January 18 on updating rules on garage door openers based on UL changes.
Subscriber-Only StoryCPSC staff January 9 sent the commission an overview comparison of requirements for recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs).
Direction to "address" warnings on packaging versus using exact language was among issues looked at January 11 by an ASMT group on infant tub accessories.
An ASTM F15.18 panel on play yards January 11 reviewed a concern raised by Health Canada about children possibly becoming trapped under cantilevered accessories.
The quality of safety data sheets under REACH mandates will be the target of an inspection effort announced January 10 by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).
Subscriber-Only StoryBriefs on REINS, flooring, football, lead, dressers, electric skateboards, off-road vehicles, and more.
Briefs on dishwashers, ice rinks, playground equipment, soccer goals, infant tubs, aquariums, and more.
Subscriber-Only StoryBriefs on ATVs, beanbag chairs, metal saws, bathrobes, kayaks, and more.