2014 Oregon Window Fall Trauma Injuries_Page_2

 

 

Most of the falls were from second-story windows, although children were also hospitalized after a fall from first-floor and third-floor windows.  The majority of children survived, although two children did die from their injuries.

 

 

Window Safety Products: Education, Selection and Installation

Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel in Portland is a resource for window safety education and related products for the home. The Safety Center has window stops and window guards for sale and offers personalized, 1:1 consultation regarding proper installation and use.

Click here to visit the Safety Center webpage for worksheets, educational videos and more.

Resource Materials:

Stop at 4 brochure in English (Pdf)

Stop at 4 brochure in Spanish (Pdf)

Stop at 4 window cling (Pdf)

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission video on window safety.