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From press releases about the newest CPSC TV and furniture tip-over research reports to national news coverage discussing the issue, the campaign Newsroom provides a wealth of news and information about tip-overs and prevention for parents/caregivers, reporters and our Anchor It! Advocates.

BLOG: Not as Protected As We Think We Are

22 Jul | THE ROBINSON REPORT

CPSC Commissioner Marietta Robinson describes the dangers associated with television and furniture tip-over incidents.

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IKEA urges anchoring its dressers and drawers to the wall to protect children

22 Jul | NBC News/TODAY Show

CPSC Chairman Elliot Kaye announces repair program for more than 27 million Ikea chests and dressers. MALM and other Ikea chests and dressers can tip over if not anchored to the wall.

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Opinion: A five-dollar furniture anchor would have saved my son

19 Jun | Chicago Sun Times

A suburban Chicago mom of two children shares her story of loss.

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Letter: Use anchoring to prevent dangerous tip-overs

20 May | Eagle-Tribune

Tip-over incidents are not isolated; deaths and injuries from furniture and TV tip-overs are all too common. Commissioners Marietta S. Robinson and Joseph Mohorovic share tips to prevent.

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Tip-Overs: Preventable Tragedies

01 Feb | The Philadelphia Inquirer

Tens of thousands of times a year, falling furniture and TVs injure or kill. Experts say it doesn’t have to be that way.

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