Public Calendar

Week of abril 20 - abril 26, 2015

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abril 20, 2015 10:00 a 15:00
Añadir a Outlook Washington, DC
Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Celestine Kish Participating in an ASTM In-person Meeting Regarding Liquid Packets

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a meeting with the ASTM F15 sub-committee for Liquid Laundry Packets.  The sub-committee will be discussing the development of a voluntary standard for Liquid Laundry Packets; 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.. This meeting was requested by and organized by ASTM. The meeting will be held in Washington, DC at the offices of Covington & Burling. The offices are at One City Center at 850 Tenth Street, NW in Washington, DC (between H Street and New York Avenue). Directions are linked here: http://www.cov.com/files/Uploads/Documents/CityCenter/CityCenter_Directions.pdf.   If you plan on attending in person, please RSVP via email to Jamie Huffnagle (jhuffnag@astm.org) by April 15th.  To attend via webex, please email Jamie Huffnagle (jhuffnag@astm.org).  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/24/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/25/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 20, 2015 11:00 a 12:00
Añadir a Outlook Rockville, MD
Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Vince Amodeo and Other CPSC Staff Participating in Conference Call with the ASTM F15.59 Subcommittee

Vince Amodeo, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.59 subcommittee for children’s chairs.  The task group will be discussing children’s chair stability requirements; 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. via teleconference.  The conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Vince Amodeo, (301) 987-2301. 

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 21, 2015 11:00 a 12:00
Añadir a Outlook Rockville, MD
Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura and Others Participating in ASTM F2167 Voluntary Standards Task Group Meeting Via Teleconference

Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other EXHR staff, participating in an ASTM F2167 Voluntary Standards Task Group Meeting via  teleconference  at 11:00 am Eastern Time to discuss voluntary standards requirements for infant bouncer seat. The teleconference was called for by Lisa Trofe, (organizer). For additional information, contact Suad Wanna-Nakamura at (301) 987-2550; or by email: snakamura@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/1/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/1/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 21, 2015 13:00 a 14:00
Añadir a Outlook Rockville, MD
Meeting
Doug Lee and Others Attending a Button Battery Task Force Meeting Via Teleconference

Doug Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences and Cheryl Scorpio, Ph. D, Directorate for Health Sciences, attending a Button Battery Task Force meeting via teleconference, 1:00 pm, to discuss button/coin cell battery ingestion safety.  The meeting was requested by Dr. Ian Jacobs, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.  For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; email: dlee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/14/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/15/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 22, 2015 9:00 a 14:00
Añadir a Outlook Chicago, IL
Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Thomas Caton Participating Via Teleconference Call with the ANSI - ASC A14 Committee for Ladders

Thomas Caton, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Mechanical, will be participating in a ANSI-ASC A14 Committee for Ladders meeting at the American Ladder Institute’s offices at 330 North Wabash Ave., 14th Floor, Chicago, IL by teleconference call.  The ANSI-ASC A14 Committee will be meeting in Chicago to review the progress on the various standards activities of ANSI ASC A14 Committee for Ladders; 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  The meeting was requested by ANSI-ASC A14.  For additional information contact the American Ladder Institute via: mvaulman@americanladderinstitute.org.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/30/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/31/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 22, 2015 13:00 a 14:00
Añadir a Outlook Bethesda, MD
Meeting
Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with Unacuna LLC

Commissioner Robert Adler, Chief Counsel Sarah Klein and Senior Counsel Jennifer Feinberg meeting with Dr. Harvey Karp of Unacuna, LLC, and Jonathan Judge, Counsel to Unacuna for an introductory meeting to discuss an upcoming product Dr. Karp believes will improve sleep safety; 1:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 725.  The meeting was requested by Jonathan Judge of Schiff Hardin LLP.  For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/14/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/15/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 23, 2015 10:00 a 11:30
Añadir a Outlook Rockville, MD
Meeting
Scott Ayers Participating in CANENA Technical Committee 61C Teleconference

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in CANENA Technical Committee 61C teleconference on safety requirements for household refrigerators and freezers; 10:00 am EST to 11:30 am EST.  For information on this meeting, included call-in information, please contact Matthew B. Williams, of the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (mwilliams@aham.org, 202-872-5955).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/30/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/2/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 23, 2015 14:00 a 15:30
Añadir a Outlook Rockville, MD
Meeting
Tim Smith Participating in a Meeting Via Telephone with the ANSI Z535 SC4 Committee

Tim Smith, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, will be participating (remotely, via phone) in a meeting of the ANSI Z535 SC4 Committee to discuss open change proposals to the Z535.4 standard on Product Safety Signs and Labels; 2:00–3:30 p.m. EST. The meeting was requested by the Committee Chair and the National Electrical Manufacturer’s Association (NEMA). For call-in information, please contact Steve Griffith, NEMA, (703) 841-3297, Steve.Griffith@nema.org.  For other meeting information, please contact Tim Smith, (301) 987-2557, tsmith@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/24/25.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/25/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia
abril 26, 2015 9:00 a 16:00
Añadir a Outlook Wheeling, IL
Meeting
Rik Khanna Attending UL Fire, Electrical, and Consumer Advisory Council Meetings

Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL)(1) Fire, (2) Electrical, and (3) Consumer Advisory Council Meetings to discuss consumer product safety standards (1) for fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety, (2) electrical appliances, utilization equipment, construction equipment, and materials, (3) provide advice for establishing levels of safety for consumer products, and aid in educating the general public in the safer use of consumer products.  These meetings will take place at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel, 601 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL 60090.  This meeting was requested by UL.  For additional information contact Rik Khanna, (301) 987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/16/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/16/15.

  • Condición Jurídica y Social: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
Solicitud asistencia