U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Risk of Strangulation Prompts Recall to Repair Roman Shades by The Shade Store
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Roman shades
Units: About 45,000 Roman shades
Manufacturer: The Shade Store, of Port Chester, N.Y.
Hazard: Strangulations can occur when a child places his/her neck between the exposed inner cord and the fabric on the backside of the
Article source: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11747.html