California SB442 – Pool Safety Act

California state law SB-442, The Pool Safety Act, requires all new and remodeled pool constructions located at private, single-family homes to be equipped with at least two of seven layers of protection.

SB442 also require home inspector to include in their report which of the two safety devices is in use and/or installed.

Meyco – Protecting pools and families for over 60 years

Meyco pool covers can serve as one of the two required layers of protection for your customers’ long-term pool closures. As the innovators of the original pool safety cover, Meyco leads the industry with innovative designs that keep your customer’s pool secure between swim seasons with safety covers that meet all of the performance standards of the ASTM in compliance with standard F1346-91.

Let Meyco Pool Covers help your customer comply with SB442 for long-term pool closures with a pool cover that meets all of the performance standards of the ASTM in compliance with standard F1346-91.

WARNING: Meyco recommends at least 3 year round layers of protection and stresses that removable layers of protection are not to be considered a safety feature when they are not in place. Once a safety cover or a fence is removed, it should no longer be considered a layer of protection. The single best layer of protection is adult supervision followed by a barrier to the pool and an alarm.

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