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Robert (Bob) S. Adler's Statements

2021
October 05, 2021 Dissenting Opinion of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on Commission Vote to Implement Roughly 50 Amendments to Fy 2022 Operating Plan Without Notice or an Opportunity for Deliberation or Discussion
September 29, 2021 Further Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on Fiscal Year 2022 Operating Plan
September 27, 2021 Statement Of Acting Chairman Robert Adler On Fiscal Year 2022 Operating Plan
September 23, 2021 The Fifth North America Product Safety Summit Joint Statement
September 08, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler Opposing Termination of CPSC Rulemaking on Flammability of Residential Upholstered Furniture
July 27, 2021 Statement Of Acting Chairman Robert Adler On Petition Requesting Rulemaking On Commercially Bred Dogs Sold To Consumers
July 20, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert S. Adler on Vacation Rental Platforms, Agencies, and Websites
June 15, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert S. Adler re: Vote on Final Rule to Establish a Safety Standard for Infant Sleep Products
June 02, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on the Passage of the Final Rule on Infant Sleep Products
May 06, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on Flocked Toys
May 05, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on the Recall of the Peloton Tread Plus and Tread Treadmills
March 25, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on Passage of 2021 Mid-Year One Plan
March 04, 2021 Letter From CPSC Acting Chairman Robert Adler on Agency Resources
January 05, 2021 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on Kidde Inc. Civil Penalty
2020
November 18, 2020 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on the Referral of a Civil Penalty Case to the U.S. Department of Justice
November 10, 2020 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert Adler on the Passage of the FY 2021 Operating Plan
September 29, 2020 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert S. Adler on CPSC’s Fiscal Year 2021 Operating Plan
September 28, 2020 Joint Statement Of Commissioner Robert S. Adler And Commissioner Elliot F. Kaye On Recalls Of Unstable Furniture
July 06, 2020 Commissioner Kaye and Acting Chairman Adler Statement on Petition 19-A for Classification of “Vacuum Diffusion Technology” as an Anti-Entrapment System under the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
May 12, 2020 Statement Of Acting Chairman Robert S. Adler And Commissioner Elliot F. Kaye Regarding Opei Petition To Amend Warning Label Requirements Of CPSC Safety Standard For Walk-Behind Power Lawn Mowers (CP 19-1)
May 04, 2020 Commissioner Kaye and Acting Chairman Adler Statement on ASTM's Revisions to Safety Standard for Handheld Infant Carriers
2019
December 05, 2019 CPSC Acting Chairman Robert Adler Commends Amazon, buybuy Baby, eBay, and Walmart for their Commitment to Safe Sleep for Infants; Companies Pledge to Discontinue Inclined Sleep Products
October 24, 2019 Dissenting Opinion of Commissioner Robert Adler On Organohalogen Amendment to the CPSC FY 2020 Operating Plan
August 06, 2019 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler and Commissioner Elliot F. Kaye Regarding Petition CP 18-2: Labeling Requirements Regarding Slip Resistance of Floor Coverings
July 26, 2019 Dissenting Opinion of Commissioners Adler and Kaye Regarding the Statement of Policy on Enforcement Discretion Regarding General Conformity Certificates for the Requirements of the Refrigerator Safety Act
March 20, 2019 Dissenting Opinion Of Commissioners Robert S. Adler And Elliot F. Kaye On Motion To Add A Project On Children’s Furniture Tipover To Fy 2020 Performance Budget Request To Congress
2018
November 19, 2018 Dissenting Opinion of Commissioner Robert S. Adler and Commissioner Elliot F. Kaye Regarding the Civil Penalty Settlement with EKO Development, LTD. And EKO USA, LLC
November 09, 2018 Dissenting Opinion of Commissioner Robert S. Adler and Commissioner Elliot F. Kaye in the Matter of Britax Child Safety, Inc. CPSC Docket 18-1
2017
October 18, 2017 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the Approval of a Final Rule Prohibiting Children’s Toys and Childcare Articles Containing Specified Phthalates
September 20, 2017 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on Vote to Grant Petition HP 15-1 Regarding Organohalogen Flame Retardants
July 25, 2017 Joint Statement from Commissioners Adler, Kaye, Mohorovic & Robinson congratulating Ann Marie Buerkle
May 30, 2017 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler On FY 2018 CPSC Budget Request to Congress
May 15, 2017 Statement Of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the CPSC Proposed Mandatory Standard Regarding Table Saws
February 16, 2017 Statement of Commissioners Adler, Kaye, and Robinson Regarding The Civil Penalty Settlement Agreement with Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
January 05, 2017 Joint Statement Of Chairman Elliot F. Kaye And Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding Petition Cp 16-1: Labeling Requirements Regarding Slip Resistance Of Floor Coverings
2016
November 03, 2016 Joint Statement Of Chairman Elliot F. Kaye, Commissioner Robert S. Adler, Commissioner Marietta S. Robinson And Commissioner Joseph P. Mohorovic Recommending Parents And Caregivers Not Use Padded Crib Bumpers
October 26, 2016 Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with Expert Panel on Crib Bumpers
July 20, 2016 Joint Statement of Chairman Elliot F. Kaye and Commissioner Robert S. Adler On Civil Penalties
April 12, 2016 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the Petition Regarding Modification of the Commission's Standards for the Flammability of Clothing Textiles in 16 CFR Part 1610
2015
July 17, 2015 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler Regarding a Direct Final Rule and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Determinations Regarding Heavy Elements Limits for Unfinished and Untreated Wood
January 16, 2015 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the Request for an Extension of the Comment Period for the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles
2014
September 29, 2014 Statement on the Final Rule for Magnet Sets
May 19, 2014 Acting Chairman Robert Adler Introduces Senior Safety Initiative
May 14, 2014 Statement of Commissioner Adler regarding the Dissenting Opinion on the Consent Agreement in the Matter of Maxfield and Oberton, LLC and Craig Zucker, individually and as an officer of Maxfield and Oberton, LLC, Respondents
February 14, 2014 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert S. Adler on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding an Amendment to the Regulation on Information Disclosure Under Section 6(b) of the Consumer Product Safety
February 13, 2014 Statement of Acting Chairman Robert S. Adler on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding an Amendment to the Regulation on Information Disclosure Under Section 6(b) of the Consumer Product Safety
2013
November 15, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Tenenbaum, Commissioner Adler and Commissioner Robinson on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding Voluntary Recall Notices and Corrective Action Plans
September 17, 2013 Statement of the Honorable Robert S. Adler (along with the Honorable Thomas H. Moore and the Honorable Inez M. Tenenbaum) on the Final Interpretive Rule on Civil Penalty Factors
September 17, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez Tenenbaum and Commissioner Robert Adler on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding Certificates of Compliance
September 17, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez M. Tenenbaum, Commissioner Robert S. Adler and Commissioner Thomas H. Moore on the Votes to Approve the Final Rule on Third-Party Testing and Certification
September 17, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez M. Tenenbaum and Commissioners Robert S. Adler and Thomas H. Moore Regarding the Fiscal Year 2012 Performance Budget Request
September 17, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez M. Tenenbaum and Commissioners Robert S. Adler and Thomas H. Moore Regarding the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database Final Rule
September 17, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez M. Tenenbaum, Commissioner Robert S. Adler and Commissioner Thomas H. Moore on the Vote to Approve the Notice of Requirements for the Phthalates Provision of the CPSIA
September 17, 2013 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez M. Tenenbaum and Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the Vote to Approve Provisionally a Civil Penalty Settlement with Kolcraft
September 17, 2013 Statement of Chairman Tenenbaum and Commissioner Adler on the CPSC Staff Plan for Retrospective Review of Existing CPSC Regulations
July 19, 2013 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler Statement on the JPMA Petition Requesting Commission Action Regarding Crib Bumpers
May 16, 2013 Commissioner Adler's Supplemental Statement on CPSC's Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement with Willliams-Sonoma Inc.
May 09, 2013 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on CPSC's Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement with Williams-Sonoma Inc.
April 18, 2013 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the CPSC Fiscal Year 2014 Budget
February 22, 2013 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler regarding the Section 1112 rule
January 22, 2013 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the CPSC Fiscal Year 2013 Operating Plan
2012
December 10, 2012 Petition CP12-1 for Classification of "BeeSafe System" as an Alternative Anti-Entrapment System Under the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
October 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler regarding the Civil Penalty Statement Agreement with Aqua-Leisure Industries, Inc.
October 10, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding CPSC’s ATV Safety Summit on October 11-12, 2012
August 29, 2012 Statement of the Honorable Robert S. Adler
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler Regarding the Stay of Enforcement of Certain Testing and Certification Requirements
August 29, 2012 Statement on Lead Regulation under the CPSIA - Commissioner Robert Adler
August 29, 2012 Statement of the Honorable Robert S. Adler (along with the Honorable Thomas H. Moore and the Honorable Inez M. Tenenbaum) on the Final Interpretive Rule on Civil Penalty Factors
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the revised proposal to define "public accommodation" in the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Compliance Date of the Final Standards for Full Size and Non-Full-Size Cribs Under Section 104 of the CPSIA
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Extension of CPSC Stay of Enforcement of Testing and Certification Requirements on Lead Content in Children's Products
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Technological Feasibility of 100 Parts Per Million Lead Content Limit in Children's Products
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the Revocation of the Interpretation of the Term "Unblockable Drain" under the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Space Safety Act
August 29, 2012 Supplemental Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Approval of Third Party Testing Rules for Children's Products
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Requiring Child-Resistant Packaging for Imidazolines
August 29, 2012 Adler Regarding the Power Tool Institute's (PTI) Request for an Additional Extension of Time to Submit Comments on the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) for Table Saw Blade Contact Injuries
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler: Retraction of a Statement Made at the November 4, 2009, Commission Meeting on the Pending Decisional Matter: Brass Lead Exlcusions Petition
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the Commission Report to Congress Pursuant to the Statement of Managers Accompanying P.L. 111-117
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the Final Interpretative Rule Addressing the Term "Unblockable Drain" as used in the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
August 29, 2012 Statement of the Honorable Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Children’s Product Rule
August 29, 2012 Supplemental Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database Rule
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Proposed Extension of the Compliance Date of the New Mandatory Full Size and Non-Full-Size Cribs Standards Under Section 104 of the CPSIA
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Adoption of the ANSI/SVIA 2010-1 Revision to the Mandatory All-Terrain Vehicle Standard
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) for Table Saws
August 29, 2012 Further Supplemental Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler Regarding the Approval of Third Party Testing Rules for Children's Products
August 29, 2012 Dissenting Opinion of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding a Civil Penalty Settlement Agreement With the Hewlett-Packard Company
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Final Rule Amending the Mandatory All-Terrain Vehicle Standard
August 29, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding CPSC’s ATV Safety Summit on October 11-12, 2012
August 22, 2012 Statement of the Honorable Robert S. Adler
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler Regarding the Stay of Enforcement of Certain Testing and Certification Requirements
August 22, 2012 Statement on Lead Regulation under the CPSIA - Commissioner Robert Adler
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Establishing a Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database
August 22, 2012 Statement of the Honorable Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Children’s Product Rule
August 22, 2012 Supplemental Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database Rule
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Proposed Extension of the Compliance Date of the New Mandatory Full Size and Non-Full-Size Cribs Standards Under Section 104 of the CPSIA
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Adoption of the ANSI/SVIA 2010-1 Revision to the Mandatory All-Terrain Vehicle Standard
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler: Retraction of a Statement Made at the November 4, 2009, Commission Meeting on the Pending Decisional Matter: Brass Lead Exlcusions Petition
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the Commission Report to Congress Pursuant to the Statement of Managers Accompanying P.L. 111-117
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the Final Interpretative Rule Addressing the Term "Unblockable Drain" as used in the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the revised proposal to define "public accommodation" in the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Compliance Date of the Final Standards for Full Size and Non-Full-Size Cribs Under Section 104 of the CPSIA
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Extension of CPSC Stay of Enforcement of Testing and Certification Requirements on Lead Content in Children's Products
August 22, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Technological Feasibility of 100 Parts Per Million Lead Content Limit in Children's Products
August 21, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) for Table Saws
August 21, 2012 Further Supplemental Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler Regarding the Approval of Third Party Testing Rules for Children's Products
August 21, 2012 Dissenting Opinion of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding a Civil Penalty Settlement Agreement With the Hewlett-Packard Company
August 21, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Final Rule Amending the Mandatory All-Terrain Vehicle Standard
August 21, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on the Revocation of the Interpretation of the Term "Unblockable Drain" under the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Space Safety Act
August 21, 2012 Supplemental Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Approval of Third Party Testing Rules for Children's Products
August 21, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Requiring Child-Resistant Packaging for Imidazolines
August 21, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Power Tool Institute's (PTI) Request for an Additional Extension of Time to Submit Comments on the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
August 15, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding CPSC’s ATV Safety Summit on October 11-12, 2012
July 17, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler on a Final Rule to Substitute the Term "Representative" for "Random" in the Commission's Continued Testing Rule for Children's Products
April 25, 2012 Statement of Commissioner Robert S. Adler Regarding the Petition of Joseph Ertl, Inc., for an Exemption From the Lead Content Limits for Certain Components of Its Ride-On Pedal Tractors
2011
April 08, 2011 Joint Statement of Chairman Inez Tenenbaum, Commissioner Nancy Nord, Commissioner Anne Northrup and Commissioner Robert Adler on the Pending Government Shutdown
April 06, 2011 Letter from Chairman Inez Tenenbaum, Commissioner Thomas Moore, and Commissioner Robert Adler to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Regarding Potential Changes to the CPSIA
2010
March 03, 2010 Separate Statement of Commissioner Robert Adler on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act
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