Pool Safety

May 3, 2006

562 SD
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs, Product Safety, and Insurance will hold a hearing on Pool Safety on Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at 2:30 p.m. in room 562 of the Dirksen Building. The Subcommittee will discuss ways to ensure increased public awareness of pool safety and examine improved precautionary safety measures.


Majority Statement

  • Ted Stevens


Witness Panel 1

  • Ms. Jacqueline Elder

    Assistant Executive Director for Hazard Identification and Reduction
    Consumer Product Safety Commission

Witness Panel 2

  • Mark Laven

    Latham Plastics Inc.,
  • Nancy Baker

    Pool and Spa Safety Advocate
  • Alan Korn

    Director of Public Policy & General Counsel
    Safe Kids Worldwide