Most of the falls were from second-story windows, although children were also hospitalized after a fall from first-floor and third-floor windows. Thankfully there were not children who died from their injuries in 2015.
Stop at 4 brochure in English – Download the .pdf file to print
Stop at 4 brochure in Spanish (Pdf) – Download the .pdf file to print
Stop at 4 window cling (Pdf)
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission video on window safety.
Randall Children’s Hospital Safety Center – Safety Store at Legacy Emanuel Hospital
501 N. Graham St., Portland, OR 97227
The Safety Center and Store provides hands-on education and child safety products below retail cost, including window stops and window guards. They offer personalized consultation regarding proper installation and use of all safety products.
Click Here to learn more and for practical help selecting window stops and guards.
- Windows that may pose a fall risk
- Know your window type
- Window stop options
- Window stop selector grid
- Window guard options
- Window guard selector grid
- Measuring single or double-hung windows for guards
- Measuring slider windows for guards
- Measuring casement windows for guards
The Safety Store works to increase access to safety supplies by operating a nonprofit safety store, selling a variety of childproofing equipment, window stops, window guards, safety gates, helmets, and protective gear at below-retail prices.