A New Year’s Resolution for Safety

NEW YORK, NY (January 2013) -With another New Year upon us, it’s time to make some resolutions. The New Year is a great time to start making positive changes in your life and in your home.  Have you thought about making a commitment to safety? As we embark on a new year, here are a few simple...

‘Tis the Season for Children’s Safety

NEW YORK, NY (December 2012) – As the holidays approach everyone is thinking of parties, presents and family festivities, but we must always be conscious of safety during these jovial times. While we decorate our houses with Christmas trees and menorahs we must make sure to child proof our...

New Standard for Window-Coverings Approved

NEW YORK – November 30, 2012 – The Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) announced today the approval of the new standard that strengthens window-covering safety in the United States.  The latest revision, ANSI/WCMA A100.1-2012, was updated in strict accordance with the...

WCSC Safety Video

NEW YORK – In its continuing effort to educate consumers about window cord safety, the Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC), in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has distributed a window cord safety video to major social networking and video-sharing web sites, as...

Remember Safety This Thanksgiving

New York, NY – Thanksgiving is the time of year when friends and family look forward to getting together. As friends and family congregate at a loved one’s house for heaping helpings of turkey and mashed potatoes, be sure to take the proper precautions to ensure everyone’s safety this...

October Begins Nationwide Window Cord Safety Effort

NEW YORK - The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) are urging parents and caregivers during October to check their window coverings for exposed or dangling cords that can pose a strangulation hazard to infants and young children, and to...

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