CPSC Explodes Fireworks on Mall to Demonstrate Dangers

Monday, June 28, 2010 General News
Email Print This Page Comment
Font : A-A+

What:

Press conference to demonstrate fireworks hazards.

Who:

Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)

Chief Glenn Gaines, Acting U.S. Fire Administrator

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Daniel Baldwin, Assistant Commissioner

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

Arthur Herbert, Assistant Director, Enforcement Programs and Services

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)

Jason Henderson, Fireworks-Incident Victim

Where:

On the Washington Mall in Washington, D.C. at the Capitol Reflecting Pool on 3rd Street (lawn area across from the Capitol). The nearest metro station is Federal Center SW.

When:

Tuesday, June 29, 2009, at 10 a.m. ET

SATELLITE COORDINATES (C-BAND) ALL TIMES EASTERN

DATE:

Tuesday, June 29th

Wednesday, June 30th

TIME:

2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET

10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. ET

COOR:

Galaxy 28C, Transponder 10

Galaxy 28C, Transponder 15

DOWNLINK:

3900H

4000V



Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
I agree to the terms and conditions

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Press Release Category

Press Release Archive

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook