TV Safety Initiative: Giveaway by Sanus

Is your family safe from your flat panel television?

Flat panel TVs are prone to tipping over. I experienced this first hand. Thankfully no one was injured. The TV in our living room is setting on a stand on a table. It has tipped over not once, but TWICE! in the past 2 years. No one was near the television either time it happened, so, likely, we set it up incorrectly.

SANUS Flat Panel Wall Mount

Flat Panel TV Stats

Even so, here are some startling statistics:

2011 US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) report on flat panel TV safety revealed:

  • ·         A child is killed every three weeks from an unsecured TV
  • ·         Every 45 minutes a child visits an emergency room due to a TV tip-over related injury
  • ·         Between 2000 and 2011, 215 fatalities have resulted from TV tip-over
  • ·         An estimated 17,000 people each year, the majority of which are children, are treated for injuries from TV tip-overs
  • ·         Reported cases have increased almost 25% from 2006  to 2010, and over the last 10 years, injuries have increased by 31%

Here’s where SANUS comes to the rescue!

SANUS is the leading designer and manufacturer of flat panel TV wall mounts. These wall mounts are solutions to the problem of TVs flipping over and injuring children.

SANUS TV Mounting Tips:

  • ·         Easy 1, 2, 3 installation with a wall template to ensure even placement
  • Online video walkthrough of simple installation available at any time (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyCHsr9NKqY)
  • No additional tools necessary – all required installation hardware is included in package
  • Live customer support available 6 days a week

Giveaway!

One lucky Arms of a Sister reader will receive their choice of a tilting, fix position, or full motion wall mount for their television! This wall mount retails for $89!

Ages 18+, US residents only, please.

How to Enter

It’s easy to enter. Answer any or all of the questions below.

1. What size TV do you need to mount at your house?

2. What room will you use the mount in? I’ll use it for the television in my living room.

3. Which mount do you need? Tilting, fix position, or full motion?

4. What are you looking forward to doing over the holiday weekend? I’m moving!!!! My brother is driving down and helping us move from Columbia, SC to Charlotte, NC. I cannot wait! (unlimited entries for this question)

Disclosure: I received a wall mount in exchange for this giveaway.

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Comments

  1. 1. we dont have a tv to mount yet- but i am sure we will- we need a tv for the bedroom-so i can save it for later
    tcogbill at live dot com

  2. i would like the full motion
    tcogbill at live dot com