Lawmaker Looks To Ban Dangerous Displ...

Lawmaker Looks To Ban Dangerous Display Hooks

There are 2 comments on the CBS 5 story from Apr 7, 2008, titled Lawmaker Looks To Ban Dangerous Display Hooks. In it, CBS 5 reports that:

“I was crying and the bleeding was all over the floor.”

Beacon Hill lawmakers are reacting to a story you saw first on WBZ. A South Boston representative says he wants a law to protect our children from dangerous hooks in stores around the Bay State.

Metal display hooks -- they can be found in almost any store, and State Representative Brian Wallace of South Boston wants to ban them in Massachusetts because across the country, children like Noah Willemin are getting badly injured.

The 2-year-old fell on a display hook holding shiny bows. "He had lacerated his eyelid," explained Noah's mom Renee. Read more

Join the discussion below, or Read more at CBS 5.

Gabe

Raynham, MA

#1 Apr 7, 2008
Why don't we just make our buildings out of rubber now?
I B Nutz

Hadley, MA

#2 Apr 8, 2008
Why continue to fool around!!! Lets get it over with and ban everything.

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