Every 2 weeks a child dies, and over 25,000 children are injured per , due to appliances, or furniture falling onto them when the toddler or child tries to climb up the shelf or wardrobe unit. (US CPSC)
In a video posted by U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (below), the impact of these units and the applicances, such as telvisions are highlighted in a couple of variations of tests conducted by the commission.
This video provides an exact insight into how a child can be injured or even killed when these heavy items fall onto them.
Parents, and homeowners must ensure that these items are anchored to prevent these unfortunate injuries and deaths from occurring.