provides individual consumers with free retrofit tassels, tie-downs and cord stops for repairing the looped pull-cord and inner-cord hazards associated with older window coverings, repair devices for multifamily housing units are generally obtained directly from suppliers.
We are excited about our partnership with Scholastic because it offers an opportunity to reach parents serving in the military with an important message about replacing the window coverings in their homes that have exposed or dangling cords," explained WCSC
Executive Director, Peter Rush.
Consumers had, however, flooded the WCSC
office with 50,000 calls by the day after the announcement, said Rush.
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and Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) announced today that Raycom has completed the acquisition of Lincoln Financial Group's three network-affiliated television stations, including NBC affiliate WWBT in Richmond, Virginia, and CBS affiliates WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina, and WCSC
in Charleston, South Carolina.
Families can also visit WCSC
on Facebook and Twitter to learn other valuable safety tips.
We encourage consumers to contact WCSC
for additional information on options to replace older window coverings.
To heighten public awareness of window cord dangers, the WCSC
once again declared October National Window Covering Safety Month.
org and connect with WCSC
on Facebook and Twitter for more home safety ideas, and to help pass safety along.
is reminding parents to check their window coverings and install only cordless window products in homes with young children.
Homeowners, landlords and renters can order free retrofit kits for older corded window coverings on the WCSC
website, or by calling WCSC
's toll-free number at 1-800-506-4636.
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