Early day motion 2862

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That this House is distressed at the news of further deaths of infants caused by looped blind cords, including that of a 22-month-old boy in January; notes the recent increase in these tragedies reported by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, including three in the past month; recalls the 359 cord deaths in the USA in a 14 year period; regrets the slow progress by industry in introducing cords with safety features; and urges the Government to bring forward an initiative to publicise the serious danger to the lives of children from 250 million cords in homes in the UK.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Banks, Gordon Labour Party Ochil and South Perthshire 13.03.2012
Campbell, Gregory Democratic Unionist Party Londonderry East 21.03.2012
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 14.03.2012
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 14.03.2012
Chapman, Jenny Labour Party Darlington 14.03.2012
Clark, Katy Labour Party North Ayrshire and Arran 15.03.2012
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 14.03.2012
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 09.03.2012
Dodds, Nigel Democratic Unionist Party Belfast North 15.03.2012
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 13.03.2012
Flynn, Paul Labour Party Newport West 13.03.2012
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 09.03.2012
Hermon, Lady INDEPENDENT North Down 20.03.2012
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 14.03.2012
McCrea, Dr William Democratic Unionist Party South Antrim 20.03.2012
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 09.03.2012
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 09.03.2012
Morden, Jessica Labour Party Newport East 21.03.2012
Mulholland, Greg Liberal Democrats Leeds North West 21.03.2012
Ritchie, Margaret Social Democratic and Labour Party South Down 21.03.2012
Rogerson, Dan Liberal Democrats North Cornwall 09.03.2012
Rotheram, Steve Labour Party Liverpool Walton 21.03.2012
Roy, Lindsay Labour Party Glenrothes 14.03.2012
Shannon, Jim Democratic Unionist Party Strangford 14.03.2012
Simpson, David Democratic Unionist Party Upper Bann 14.03.2012