There has been a few threads regarding the Virginia Graeme Baker pool and spa safety law that mandates safety covers on pool drains/suction fittings. While the federal law is not applicable to private pools, builders are now required to use these safety fittings in lieu of the traditional grate covers. My own IG vinyl pool has one side wall main suction in addition to the skimmer. The original grate is shown here:
I recently picked up a compliant cover that is shown installed:
I know a few on here have installed safety covers, but was wondering what everyone else has done that have main drains or side wall suctions.