More stories about Liability

  • Preventing Childhood Sexual Abuse

    Statute of limitations reform has become a key strategy for nabbing child molesters and the institutions that harbor them

  • New Law Requires Defibrillators at Pools

    AEDs now are mandated at all public pools in Maryland

  • USA Swimming Attracts More Controversy

    By hiring a lobbyist to oppose a California bill addressing childhood sexual abuse, swimming's national governing body has garnered unfavorable comments

  • Rola-Chem Discusses Product Alert

    Though Rola-Chem Corp. issued an advisory regarding certain models of its peristaltic pump chemical feeders, the company does not claim liability in a recent lawsuit and said its product is not defective.

  • 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.

  • First VGBA Lawsuit Ends in Settlement

    A Settlement has been reached in the first-known lawsuit involving drain entrapment and citing the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • PoolCorp and ‘Big 3’ Named in Lawsuit

    Megadistributor PoolCorp and the pool-equipment manufacturers dubbed by many “The Big Three” are being accused of anti-competitive activity.

  • Risk Management - Insurance Basics

    For most pool operators, insurance is just another necessary cost, a budget item that quite often is too big, and seemingly offers too little in return.

  • Risk Management - Signage

    Largely ignored for decades, water safety signage has, at best, conformed to 1940s guidelines for workplace safety.

  • Lifeguard Sex Scandal Prompts Second Lawsuit

    A 21-year-old former lifeguard has filed what is now the second lawsuit against the Volusia County (Fla.) Beach Patrol alleging sexual misconduct