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Dec 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

Safety Council Urges Families to Use Child-Safe Decorating Tips for the Holidays

 Decorating your home for the holidays can be one of the most enjoyable family traditions. It is a great way to brighten up the home with a...

Dec 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

El Consejo de Seguridad urge a las familias a seguir los consejos para decorar seguros para niños durante la temporada navideña

Decorar su hogar durante la navidad puede ser una de las tradiciones familiares más placenteras. Es una buena manera de hacer que su casa...

Oct 09, 2014, 11:25 ET

Funcionarios de seguridad y líderes de la industria urgen a los padres a inspeccionar las casas para detectar riesgos ocultos con cordones de ventanas

 El Consejo para la promoción de medidas de seguridad relativas a cortinas y persianas (WCSC, por sus siglas en inglés) urge a los...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Safety Officials, Industry Leaders Urge Parents to Inspect Home for Hidden Window Cord Hazards

 The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) is urging parents and caregivers during October to check all window coverings for exposed or...

Sep 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Window Covering Safety Council Partners With Design Star Kim Myles

 The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC), a coalition of major U.S. manufacturers, importers and retailers of window coverings dedicated to...

Sep 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

Septiembre es el mes de la seguridad de los bebés

Septiembre es el mes de la seguridad de los bebés y también es un época en la que los padres están muy ocupados si los...

Sep 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

September Is Baby Safety Month

 September is Baby Safety Month and is also an especially busy time for parents if toddlers and older children head back to school or daycare....

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Child Safety Tips For Family Vacation

Summertime is a key time for family getaways. Whether for the whole summer or just for a weekend, spending time away from home can provide...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Consejos de seguridad infantil para la vacación familiar

NUEVA YORK, 15 de julio de 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- El verano es un momento clave para escapadas familiares. Ya sea para todo el...

Jun 04, 2014, 18:20 ET

Seis consejos para mantenerse seguros en el verano que todo padre de familia debe seguir

El verano viene acompañado de sol y diversión para la familia, pero ¿qué pueden hacer los padres de familia para...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:18 ET

Six Summer Safety Tips All Parents Should Follow

 Summer is coupled with sun and fun for the family, but what can parents do to help ensure that their children stay safe while enjoying the...

Mar 19, 2014, 17:16 ET

Ponga la seguridad de los niños en la lista de cosas a hacer esta primavera

 Entre el desempolvado y el restregado de la limpieza de primavera este año, es de gran importancia para padres y cuidadores revisar sus...

Mar 19, 2014, 13:28 ET

Put Child Safety On The "To-Do" List This Spring

 Amidst the dusting and scrubbing of spring cleaning this year, it is imperative for parents and caregivers to check their home for any lurking...

Mar 04, 2014, 17:01 ET

Parents Urged to Check Their Window Coverings

 The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) is reminding parents and caregivers of the potential dangers posed by window cords, and is urging...

Nov 25, 2013, 14:40 ET

Window Covering Safety Council Announces Voluntary Recall of Certain Corded Bottom-Up Top-Down (BUTD)-Style Window Blinds and Shades

 The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) in cooperation with Health Canada is announcing today a voluntary recall to repair certain corded...

Sep 30, 2013, 10:21 ET

Safety Officials Urge Parents to Inspect Home for Hidden Window Cord Hazards

 The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) and U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) are urging parents and caregivers to...

Jul 10, 2013, 10:00 ET

Practice Safety This Summer, Indoors and Out

 With summer fully here, the Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) is reminding parents to think about summer safety during these hot, humid...

Jun 07, 2013, 15:12 ET

Se recuerda a los padres tomar medidas de seguridad en las vacaciones de verano de este año

Son incontables los recuerdos familiares que dejan las vacaciones de verano en una casa de playa, una casa frente al lago, una cabaña o un...

Jun 07, 2013, 10:18 ET

Parents Reminded to Bring Safety on This Year's Summer Vacation

Countless family memories are made during summer vacations at the beach rental, lake house, family cabin or hotel. However, before unpacking and...

May 08, 2013, 10:30 ET

Celebrate Safely this Memorial Day

 Memorial Day is the unofficial start of the summer season where everyone embraces enjoyable outdoor celebrations, barbeques and other family...