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Preventing Window Falls



    Keeping Kids Safe From Window Falls

    News4's Erika Gonzalez reports on how to make windows safe in any home. (Published Friday, April 10, 2015)

    Thousands of children fall through the screens of open windows each year.

    Warmer temperatures and open windows are enough to lure a child to want to peek outside, but these serious, sometimes fatal falls can be prevented.

    Here are some tips to prevent such falls:

    And check out Becca Cunningham's story of her 3-year-old son who fell out of his bedroom window.