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Pool cover in lieu of a safety fence for kids?

Discussion in 'Pools, Spas, Hot Tubs' started by ADAguy, Mar 3, 2017.

  1. Pcinspector1

    Pcinspector1 Platinum Member

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    A pit with punji sticks on the other side of the wall to keep em out are banned by the Geneva Convention if that's being considered. "Just sayin"
     
  2. ICE

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    The minimum height here is 60". The decorative blocks at the top would not be a violation.
     
  3. ICE

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    I suppose it depends on the situation. The alarm should be heard throughout the dwelling. An alarm that is located on a screen door to an enclosed porch may not accomplish that. We do have to rely on occupants keeping track of children. I would ask for an alarm on each door.
     
  4. tmurray

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    We don't have any requirement for barriers for a pool being accessed by the dwelling. Just from other lots. We rely on people keeping track of their children. If they can't, well then they can decide to install the alarm.
     
  5. ICE

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    Well then, there are way more pools in SoCal than all of Canada. And keep in mind that it’s Californians doing the watching. Not that they’re worthless but I don’t count on them for much.
     

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