Furniture Tip-Over Risk Assessment & Securing
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates that more than 43,000 people are injured each year in tip-over incidents. More than 59 percent of those injuries are to children under the age of 18.
With the weight of a falling dresser or television, small children are no match. Severe head and other injuries to the body are sustained as a result of being crushed by the product or trapped under its weight. Unanchored furniture and televisions have been associated with the majority of tip-over incidents in the home.
This is a completely preventable safety concerns that should not be overlooked!