Born June 2, 2003, we remember Weslea Teraberry today. The would be 10 yr. old little girl is the catalyst behind one of the most important grassroots child safety initiative related to window covering safety. Her message of ABC’s (Awareness of Blind Cord Safety) continues to teach the world how important it is to spread the message and also recommend cordless and child safe window coverings where children live and frequent. Watch the video that was made to honor her life.
HERO: 5 yr. old boy saves baby sister from blind cord incident
“I once was blind”, a child safety awareness video honoring the life of a little girl, and spreading a powerful message. (3000+ views)
A talk with WCTV’s Sandra Curtin on Awareness of Blind Cord safety
Healthy You – Episode 12-05
* The Cord Clip: Innovator/Inventor: Herb & Kristi Seymour. This is a retrofit wind up device to keep cords more out of reach of small children.
*Safe T Shade Lift system by Stevenson Vestal, a high-quality custom drapery workroom to the trade. A Custom Finished Medium Duty Spring Roller Lift System.Designed for all shades except Hobble or Soft Fold. Watch Video
*Cord Up from the UK, here is a safety device designed and created by the transition year students of Moyne Community School to keep window blind cords out of reach of children. (requires no fitting).
*Maksan’s Cordless/Magnetic System from Croatia, this System is 100% child safe (from cord strangulation) and is fully magnetic which makes it unique from any other existing system on the market today.