Article from the CPSC Near strangulation promts recall of Roman and Roller Shades by Smith+Noble, Smith+Noble has added its name to the retailers joining the voluntary recall announced in December 2009 of ALL Roman shades and Roll-Up blinds.
Consumer Advocates Applaud Tri-Lateral Announcement to Eliminate Hazards Posed by Window Blinds: Urge Action Steps to Ensure Success
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada and the European Commission’s Directorate General for Health and Consumers (DG SANCO) have joined together to call for strong and comprehensive international safety standards on window coverings from manufacturers and standards organizations.
Today the CPSC announced in a letter a call for stronger standards for all window covering products.
Kudos to Maryland lawmakers!