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How to Keep Furniture from Tipping onto Children

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Learn how to avoid a potentially dangerous tipping hazard that might be sitting right in your child's room.

Every year, some 2,000 children end up in hospital emergency rooms with injuries sustained from tipping chests of drawers like this, and very sadly, five children die from those kinds of injuries. This anti-tip kit from Hangman Products can solve the problem and it's very easy to install.

For more information on the dangers of tipping furniture and another video demonstration visit this page published by the Consumer Products Safety Commission.

For information on the Ikea furniture recall and repair program Click Here.  This program offers a free wall anchoring repair kit to qualified purchasers.

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