Thursday, April 11, 2013
VIDEOS: Window Safety, Window Guards & Fall Prevention
The right knowledge is key to preventing serious or fatal injury due to falls from windows. View the sampling of videos below and take the time to learn more about fall prevention during this year's National Window Safety Week.
**Remember, standard cloth window screens keep bugs out, but won't keep kids in**
For both insect protection and fall protection, operable window security screens like the ones pictured here - with emergency egress - are always a smart, safe choice.
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Musician Eric Clapton speaks about window falls in this PSA.
Clapton's 4 1/2-year-old son was killed in a 49 story fall from a Manhattan, NY
apartment building in 1991.
Jan Berichon, health educator, speaks about tips for the use
of window safety products.
A news report discussing inexpensive window safety options