Best Practice Guide: Toppling furniture safety (2016)
In an effort to educate consumers, retailers and manufacturers about the dangers of toppling furniture, and the steps that should be taken to prevent this, the National Retail Association Technical Standards Committee released a Best Practice Guide for Furniture and Television Tip-Over Prevention in 2016.
ACCC Toppling furniture safety VIDEO
Awareness video - 22 children under 9 years old have died in Australia since 2001 after household furniture fell on them. This is around one death per year. Retailers, parents and carers can take steps to help prevent death or serious injury to small children from toppling furniture.
ACCC safety flier - toppling televisions
Safety Alert brochure which provides tips to reduce household furniture hazards for children