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  • Congress Eases Up on Residential VGB Act

    The federal government has removed existing pools from its residential language for the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • Protect Yourself Against Possible VGB-Act Liability

    The requirement to bring pools and spas into compliance with the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety became effective more than a year ago.

  • NSPF Off to the Races

    A month after the contract was signed, the National Swimming Pool Foundation held the first of its educational training events on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • Group Alleges ‘Children at Risk’ with VGB

    The Pool Safety Council has waged a strongly worded campaign to change the requirements of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • Twisted Topic

    The Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act is going on three years old, but questions still persist.

  • The Answers

    So which pools are affected by the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act?

  • The Burning Question

    The Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act has been the law of the land for a while now

  • Entrapment Claims Removed from Suit

    The first known plaintiff to cite the Virginia Graeme Baker Act in a wrongful-death lawsuit is no longer claiming that her husband died from an entrapment.

  • CPSC Approves APSP Drain Cover Standard

    As of Sept. 6, an APSP standard will take over for the long-standing ASTM language naming the parameters a drain cover must meet to comply with the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • A Tepid Reception

    When the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act was passed in December 2007, the industry took it very seriously.