Posts Tagged ‘ window opening control devices (WOCD) ’

How Roto Contributes to Window Safety Week

Apr 7th, 2022

The first full week of April is dedicated to “Window Safety Week” (WSW), established in 1997 by the National Safety Council (NSC) and the Window Safety Task Force, to highlight the measures homeowners can take to initiate window safety and fall prevention. Roto Frank points out that while most windows have insect screens, the screens […]

Language for WOCDs and Flashing Approved During Code Hearings

Oct 29th, 2019

International Code Council (ICC) Public Comment Hearings continue in Las Vegas and among proposals approved impacting windows are one in regards to height of window opening control devices (WOCD) and the other to flashing. RB 90-19 to the International Residential Code (IRC) was approved as submitted. The change was regarding WOCD’s as it relates to […]