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Local Toddler’s Death Prompts Window Blind Recall

A Livonia-based window blind company is recalling over 450,000 vertical and horizontal blinds after a metro Detroit toddler was strangled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2012


Police: Parents Find Baby Strangled In Blinds

Chesterfield Township police are investigating the death of a 15-month-old girl, who apparently became entangled in the drawstring of the window blinds in her bedroom and strangled to death.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

Blinds, Shades Recalled

Lowe’s recalled some 11 million blinds and Roman shades on Wednesday following concerns that children could strangle on the cords of the products.


Window Shades, Blinds Recalled

Thousands of roman shades and blinds are being recalled after the death of a 22-month-old boy in Iowa.


Ikea Recalls 3 Million Window Blinds, Shades

(AP) Ikea is recalling more than 3 million window blinds after a child was nearly strangled on one of the cords.