Standards keep entertainment furniture safe

Linville, Jeff
July 2007
Furniture/Today;7/2/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 42, p40
Trade Publication
The article reports on the voluntary standard pertaining to entertainment furniture in the U.S. Gary Bell of Sauder stated that the voluntary standard was put in place with picture-tube televisions in mind, but in their testing, he said that the tipping hazard is no higher with flat-panel sets. Moreover, because the standard is voluntary, consumers can not always be certain that their purchase is compliant, the author said.


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