Protect Young Children From Hazard Associated With Cords On Curtains, Window Blinds

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The recent strangulation death of a Quebec infant attributed to a corded window covering has prompted Health Canada to again advise the Canadian public to protect young children from the strangulation hazard of cords on blinds, curtains and other window coverings.


Blind and curtain pull-cords and bead-chains must be kept out of the reach of young children because they pose a dangerous strangulation hazard.

Hazards associated with corded window coverings products can be mitigated by the following:

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