USA: Campaigners call for safer power window switches - report
After her two-year-old Zoie Gates was strangled by a power window, her mother, Britt Gates of Anthony, Kansas, is now urging vehicle makers to install safer window switches and windows that will automatically stop closing if something is in the way, warning parents that windows can pack up to 80 pounds of force, Associated Press (AP reported). Gates joined Kids and Cars, the Consumer Federation of America and others on Tuesday to launch a campaign aimed at forcing US car makers to change their windows, AP said.
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