Thomas Caton and Other CPSC Staff Participating in an ASTM Conference Call with F24 Amusement Rides and Devices EVO Task Group I

Oct
03
2018
Thomas Caton and Other CPSC Staff Participating in an ASTM Conference Call with F24 Amusement Rides and Devices EVO Task Group I
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
10/3/18 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Other
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2018-10-03 12:00:00 2018-10-03 13:30:00 America/New_York Thomas Caton and Other CPSC Staff Participating in an ASTM Conference Call with F24 Amusement Rides and Devices EVO Task Group I

Thomas Caton, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24, Amusement Rides and Devices EVO Task Group I.  The task group will review the ballot status for the last set of EVO 1 ballots and will discuss and summarize outstanding items from previous EVO I meetings before making a presentation to the ASTM F24 committee about improvements and additions that can be made to existing F24 standards; 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Thomas Caton at tcaton@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2298.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

Thomas Caton, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24, Amusement Rides and Devices EVO Task Group I.  The task group will review the ballot status for the last set of EVO 1 ballots and will discuss and summarize outstanding items from previous EVO I meetings before making a presentation to the ASTM F24 committee about improvements and additions that can be made to existing F24 standards; 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Thomas Caton at tcaton@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2298.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Rana Balci-Sinha and Howard Tarnoff Attending the Window Covering Manufacturers Association Rigid cord Shroud Task Group Meeting

Sep
27
2018
Rana Balci-Sinha and Howard Tarnoff Attending the Window Covering Manufacturers Association Rigid cord Shroud Task Group Meeting
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
9/27/18 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
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2018-09-27 16:00:00 2018-09-27 17:00:00 America/New_York Rana Balci-Sinha and Howard Tarnoff Attending the Window Covering Manufacturers Association Rigid cord Shroud Task Group Meeting

Rana Balci-Sinha, Directorate for Engineering Sciences and Howard Tarnoff, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, attending the Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) Rigid Cord Shroud Task Group Meeting at 4:00 p.m. EST via conference call. Meeting was requested by WCMA. For additional Information contact Rana Balci-Sinha at rbalcisinha@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2584.  (OGC approve waiver of seven-day notice.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

Rana Balci-Sinha, Directorate for Engineering Sciences and Howard Tarnoff, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, attending the Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) Rigid Cord Shroud Task Group Meeting at 4:00 p.m. EST via conference call. Meeting was requested by WCMA. For additional Information contact Rana Balci-Sinha at rbalcisinha@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2584.  (OGC approve waiver of seven-day notice.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Perry Sharpless and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with ASTM F15.51 Committee on Gravity Drains Via Teleconference

Oct
03
2018
Perry Sharpless and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with ASTM F15.51 Committee on Gravity Drains Via Teleconference
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
10/3/18 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Other
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2018-10-03 13:00:00 2018-10-03 14:30:00 America/New_York Perry Sharpless and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with ASTM F15.51 Committee on Gravity Drains Via Teleconference

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff meeting with ASTM F15.51 Committee on Gravity Drains via teleconference; 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Committee will discuss future steps for the ASTM F15.51 Gravity Standard. For further information contact Perry Sharpless at (301) 987-2288.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff meeting with ASTM F15.51 Committee on Gravity Drains via teleconference; 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Committee will discuss future steps for the ASTM F15.51 Gravity Standard. For further information contact Perry Sharpless at (301) 987-2288.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

John Boja Attending and Presenting at the Child-Resistant Packaging Seminar

Oct
05
2018
John Boja Attending and Presenting at the Child-Resistant Packaging Seminar
8:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
10/5/18 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Hershey, PA
Topic: Other
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2018-10-05 08:00:00 2018-10-05 17:00:00 America/New_York John Boja Attending and Presenting at the Child-Resistant Packaging Seminar

John Boja, Office of Compliance and Field Operations will be presenting at the Child-Resistant Packaging Seminar; 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST at the Hershey Country Club, 1000 East Derry Road, Hershey, PA.  For additional information contact jboja@cpsc.gov or (301) 504-7300.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Hershey, PA

John Boja, Office of Compliance and Field Operations will be presenting at the Child-Resistant Packaging Seminar; 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST at the Hershey Country Club, 1000 East Derry Road, Hershey, PA.  For additional information contact jboja@cpsc.gov or (301) 504-7300.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/25/18.  (S)

Celestine Kish, Hope Nesteruk, and Other CPSC Staff Participating in Various ASTM Subcommittee Meetings

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Celestine Kish, Hope Nesteruk, and Other CPSC Staff Participating in Various ASTM Subcommittee Meetings
8:00 am to 05:30 pm EDT
10/15/18 8:00 am to 10/18/18 5:30 pm EDT
West Conshohocken, PA
Topic: Baby/Toddler
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2018-10-15 08:00:00 2018-10-18 17:30:00 America/New_York Celestine Kish, Hope Nesteruk, and Other CPSC Staff Participating in Various ASTM Subcommittee Meetings

Celestine Kish and Hope Nesteruk , Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in the following subcommittee meetings: Monday: Toddler Beds, Full-Size Cribs, Bedside Sleepers, Bassinets, Play yards/NFS cribs, crib mattresses; Tuesday: Gates/Enclosures, Infant Inclined Sleep Products, Bath Tubs, Bath Seats, Infant Bedding, Changing Tables, Baby Monitors, Children’s Chairs; Wednesday: Bathers, Infant Rockers, Infant Swings, Ad Hoc Language, Infant Floor Seats, Soft Infant and Toddler Carriers, Sling Carriers; Thursday: High Chairs, Ad hoc Scope, Walkers, Hook-on Chairs, Strollers, Stationary activity centers.

Meetings will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at ASTM Headquarters in West Conshohocken, PA. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Hope Nesteruk, hnesteruk@cpsc.gov or Celestine Kish, ckish@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/24/18.  (S)

West Conshohocken, PA

Celestine Kish and Hope Nesteruk , Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in the following subcommittee meetings: Monday: Toddler Beds, Full-Size Cribs, Bedside Sleepers, Bassinets, Play yards/NFS cribs, crib mattresses; Tuesday: Gates/Enclosures, Infant Inclined Sleep Products, Bath Tubs, Bath Seats, Infant Bedding, Changing Tables, Baby Monitors, Children’s Chairs; Wednesday: Bathers, Infant Rockers, Infant Swings, Ad Hoc Language, Infant Floor Seats, Soft Infant and Toddler Carriers, Sling Carriers; Thursday: High Chairs, Ad hoc Scope, Walkers, Hook-on Chairs, Strollers, Stationary activity centers.

Meetings will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at ASTM Headquarters in West Conshohocken, PA. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Hope Nesteruk, hnesteruk@cpsc.gov or Celestine Kish, ckish@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/24/18.  (S)

Scott Ayers Attending the NFPA 30 Meeting on the Flammable and Combustible Liquid Code

Dec
04
2018
Scott Ayers Attending the NFPA 30 Meeting on the Flammable and Combustible Liquid Code
8:00 am to 5:00 pm EST
12/4/18 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EST
Rockville, MD
Topic: Fire
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2018-12-04 08:00:00 2018-12-04 17:00:00 America/New_York Scott Ayers Attending the NFPA 30 Meeting on the Flammable and Combustible Liquid Code

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the NFPA 30 meeting on the Flammable and Combustible Liquid Code from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT The meeting will take place in Quincy, MA and via teleconference.  For more information on this meeting, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/24/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the NFPA 30 meeting on the Flammable and Combustible Liquid Code from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT The meeting will take place in Quincy, MA and via teleconference.  For more information on this meeting, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/24/18.  (S)

CPSC Compliance Program Seminar

CPSC’s Office of the General Counsel and Office of Compliance and Field Operations will hold a Compliance Program Seminar for interested outside parties on November 1, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at CPSC headquarters in Bethesda, MD.

CPSC Compliance Program Seminar

Nov
01
2018
CPSC Compliance Program Seminar
9:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
11/1/18 9:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Bethesda, MD
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2018-11-01 09:00:00 2018-11-01 12:00:00 America/New_York CPSC Compliance Program Seminar

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s Office of the General Counsel and Office of Compliance and Field Operations will hold  a Compliance Program Seminar for interested outside parties on November 1, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at CPSC headquarters in Bethesda, MD.

The seminar will be comprised of three educational panels. During the first panel CPSC staff will discuss compliance programs in relation to CPSA reporting requirements. In addition, the panel will review best practices for compliance programs and address specific issues involving reverse logistics and regulatory compliance programs based on the Agency’s experience. 

During the second panel, firms will share aspects of their compliance programs and address topics such as how technology is changing compliance programs going forward, how third party logistic providers and other supply chain partners can be integrated into a compliance program, how safety and quality/customer care programs can be integrated to ensure information is shared among all relevant divisions, and what checks, audits, and stress tests can be employed to ensure a compliance program is effective.

The third panel will feature representatives of industry trade groups, speaking generally about the types of advice they give to their members regarding compliance programs, suggestions on how firms can improve communications with consumers to collect information, and the role of technology in compliance and reverse logistics programs.

Please register here: https://cpsc.gov/CPSC-Compliance-Program-Seminar 

The Office of the General Counsel requested the meeting.  For additional information contact Noah AnStraus at: 301-504-6963.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary on 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar on 9/24/18.  (S)

Bethesda, MD

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s Office of the General Counsel and Office of Compliance and Field Operations will hold  a Compliance Program Seminar for interested outside parties on November 1, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at CPSC headquarters in Bethesda, MD.

The seminar will be comprised of three educational panels. During the first panel CPSC staff will discuss compliance programs in relation to CPSA reporting requirements. In addition, the panel will review best practices for compliance programs and address specific issues involving reverse logistics and regulatory compliance programs based on the Agency’s experience. 

During the second panel, firms will share aspects of their compliance programs and address topics such as how technology is changing compliance programs going forward, how third party logistic providers and other supply chain partners can be integrated into a compliance program, how safety and quality/customer care programs can be integrated to ensure information is shared among all relevant divisions, and what checks, audits, and stress tests can be employed to ensure a compliance program is effective.

The third panel will feature representatives of industry trade groups, speaking generally about the types of advice they give to their members regarding compliance programs, suggestions on how firms can improve communications with consumers to collect information, and the role of technology in compliance and reverse logistics programs.

Please register here: https://cpsc.gov/CPSC-Compliance-Program-Seminar 

The Office of the General Counsel requested the meeting.  For additional information contact Noah AnStraus at: 301-504-6963.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary on 9/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar on 9/24/18.  (S)