collection (Request for a new OMB Control Number)
36 Months From Approved
The Consumer Product Safety Commission
(CPSC) will study the strength of children 3 months through 5 years
of age. Data on strength and capabilities will be used to develop
product safety standards. Strength capabilities of children are
essential information to develop product performance requirements
in standards to reduce or eliminate the risk such products might
pose to a child.
This is a request to implement
a strength data collection study of children. In the 1970s, CPSC
sponsored studies to conduct research on human size and strength.
CPSC has awarded a contract to University of Michigan to conduct a
study to update and expand child strength data with a focus on