Work Item

New Standard Guide for Safe Use of Pool Covers, Pool Alarms, Door Alarms, Window Guards, Drain Covers, and Safety Vacuum Relief Systems (SVRS) for Residential Pools, Spas, and Hot Tubs

1. Scope

The development of safety and performance standards (specifications, guides, test methods, classifications, practices, and terminology) for consumer products. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM technical committees and other organizations having mutual interest. It is recognized that some of the above areas may overlap with existing activities and that the Committee will be charged with the avoidance of duplication.


children safety; hot tubs; safety alarms; safety devices; spas; SVRS; swimming pool covers; swimming pools


None Provided

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F15.49

Committee: F15

Staff Manager: Molly Lynyak

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-18-2003

Technical Contact: Merle Stoner

Item: 001

Ballot: F15.49 (03-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item