40,000 homes in the UAE to have windows made safe

  March 26, 2014  

ABU DHABI // Safety devices will be fitted to the windows and balcony doors of more than 40,000 homes in towers to stop children falling to their deaths.

The device stops windows and balcony doors opening more than 10 centimetres, in accordance with the Department of Municipal Affairs regulations.

Abu Dhabi Commercial Properties (ADCP) launched the programme yesterday.

Doctors and child-safety experts across the emirate say the move will help to reduce the risk of children falling from high rises.

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