22 Nov 2013 ACCC warns of portable pool dangers The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is warning about the potential hazards of portable pools after recent statistics showed a high risk of drowning for children under the age of five. 5 Nov 2013 QLD: Staying safe this summer Time to get out those swimmers, summer is almost here. With the hot weather already upon us the Queensland Office of Fair Trading is reminding you to stay safe this summer. 2 Oct 2013 VIC: A timely reminder to check your pool fence As daylight savings signals the warmer weather, Consumer Affairs Victoria is reminding landlords and tenants to check, fix and maintain their home pools to help prevent children drowning this summer. 15 May 2013 SA: Warning over dangerous scuba diving vest SA Minister for Business Services and Consumers John Rau has issued a formal safety warning over a scuba diving buoyancy vest. 5 Jan 2013 New safety standard for portable pools New warning labels will be required on portable pools from March 2014 under a new mandatory safety standard, said Assistant Treasurer David Bradbury.