SuperBaby is an animated character focused on the safety of young children in the home. At the top of SuperBaby's list is window cord safety and the ongoing campaign to make the public aware of the potential strangulation hazards of window cords.
The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) is a coalition of major U.S. manufacturers, importers and retailers of window coverings dedicated to educating consumers about window cord safety.
Since its inception in 1994, the WCSC has remained steadfast in its mission to educate Americans about potential window-cord hazards facing young children; provide consumers with free retrofit kits and information; and promote the industry's continuing commitment to product quality and safety.
As part of its ongoing public information campaign to increase cord-safety awareness, WCSC regularly disseminates news and informational materials through the media and through partnerships with various public and private organizations concerned with child safety, health and well being.
In addition, WCSC provides consumers with free cord-retrofit kits via an on-line order form and its toll-free number at 1-800-506-4636. More at windowcoverings.org
There is a nationwide effort called “ABC’s” because of a little girl named Weslea Teraberry. The mission is to make parents aware that window blind cords is one of the top hidden hazards in today’s households because they pose a strangulation haza