Managing Hot Tubs in Business Settings
About Chris Hayes
Chris Hayes has been BISHTA’s MD since April 2008. He is responsible for the strategic leadership, not only of the spa and hot tub industry, but is also responsible for the swimming pool industry on behalf of SPATA (the Swimming Pool and Allied Trades Association). He is also MD of the BSPF (British Swimming Pool Federation) and has responsibilities for PIP (Pool Industry Promotion) and SPATEX (the industry trade exhibition).
His work involves liaison with a range of local and national government departments and other key organisations at home and aboard to raise standards and also the profile of the industry. Examples in the UK include the work with BSI, Home Office, The IET and WRAS. In Europe, he has been the Head of Delegation for the BSI on CEN TC 402 (Domestic Pools and Spas) including being the Convenor of WG4 that has produced EN 17125.
This session gives an important overview into how the HSE guidance (HSG 282) and other hot tub industry guidance can help park and holiday home owners provide safe usage of their facilities to the paying public.