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  • Entrapment Testing at a Glance

    From 1999 to 2010, there were 97 entrapment incidents reported in the United States — 12 of them fatal.

  • Road to a Recall


  • On the Right Track?

    A new version of the drain-cover standard, ANSI/APSP-16, is scheduled to be released later this year.

  • Physical/Ultraviolet Testing

    A key component to entrapment prevention is ensuring secure placement of drain covers.

  • On the List

    The following models were named in CPSC’s recall. Consult the terms of the recall for more information about its application and exemptions.

  • Robotic Pool Cleaner Firm Taps New Leader

    Maytronics US of Norcross, Ga., has a new president/CEO.

  • Going with the Flow

    Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act isn’t merely about drain covers

  • The Price of History

    At 401 feet long and 200 feet wide, Sunlite Pool is considered the largest re-circulating swimming vessel in the world.

  • Inaccuracies Surround Reports of Entrapment

    A Florida toddler became entrapped in a condominium pool on Aug. 24, prompting headlines across Miami news outlets, along with a slew of misinformation.

  • Up to Speed

    To truly grasp the uncertainty surrounding the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act, you need only to speak briefly with a government official, or even a pool and spa industry representative.