Roman shades Recalled

Date:
October 7, 2010
Category:
Miscellaneous
Company/Brand:
Green Mountain Vista, Inc.
The Danger:
Strangulation can occur when a child places his or her neck between the exposed inner cord and the fabric on the backside of the shade, or when a child pulls the cord out and wraps it around his or her neck.
Description:
This recall involves about 200,000 Green Mountain Vista Roman shades. These shades have a small sewn-on label on the backside of the shade with RN# 107875.
Sold At:
Specialty home textile retail shops and mail-order companies nationwide from September 2004 through August 2010, for between $40 and $120.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the Roman shades and contact the Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) for a free repair kit toll-free at 800-506-4636 anytime or visit windowcoverings.org. For more information, contact Green Mountain Vista toll-free at 800-639-1728 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit gmvista.com
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11007.html

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