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window blind

A shade, blind, shade screen, or shutter, 1 for a window.
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COMPANIES producing window blinds responsible for the deaths of toddlers are not being policed properly, a safety expert claimed yesterday.
We were shocked to read of the death of a young girl in Fife, strangled by a window blind.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), more than 200 infants and young children have died in the US since 1990 from accidentally strangling themselves in window blind cords.
A spokesman said it was a "tragic accident" caused by the toddler becoming entangled in the pull cord of a window blind.
A LOCKWOOD-based firm has been supplying window blinds and curtains for almost 40 years.
David Clark, managing director of Alutrade Products, said: 'We went for Stonebridge Cross because it reflects our new image as a supplier to the fashionable domestic and light commercial window blind sectors.
They involve guidelines for manufacturers of window blinds and similar household devices.
Replace window blinds, corded shades and draperies manufactured before 2001 with today's safer products.
Aaron O'Connell, who has 25 years' experience in the window blind industry and runs his own company in Ireland, is backing a campaign by the devastated parents of three-yearold Harrison Joyce, of Lichfield, to get the blinds that claimed his life banned.
And in a written judgment, sheriff David Mackie warned that millions of homes in Britain have window blinds that are potentially lethal for young children.
A grieving mother yesterday warned of the dangers of window blinds after her 18-month-old daughter strangled herself after becoming entangled in a cord.