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Barrington Hills mom's mission receives a boost

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Lisa Siefert's 2-year-old son, Shane, died in 2011 when he attempted to climb a dresser in his bedroom and it fell on him. Since then, Siefert, of Barrington Hills, has been trying to inform parents about how to prevent similar accidents.

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Lisa Siefert of Barrington Hills has been trying to inform parents about how to prevent furniture tip-over accidents from happening since March 2011, when her son died after a dresser fell on him. And though her cause got two major assists this week from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Illinois Attorney General, she says the effort is just a start.
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