US 9,810,018 B1
Cord safety device for window coverings
David Louis Jaggli, Huntington Beach, CA (US)
Assigned to David Louis Jaggli, Huntington Beach, CA (US)
Filed by David Louis Jaggli, Huntington Beach, CA (US)
Filed on Jun. 9, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/177,345.
Int. Cl. E06B 9/326 (2006.01)
CPC E06B 9/326 (2013.01) 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An improved operating cord in combination with a window covering device comprising a headrail, a pulley supported by said headrail, and a movable window covering material, said operating cord comprising an elasticized operating cord operably coupled to said movable window covering material and said pulley, a portion of said elasticized operating cord is spaced from said headrail and accessible to an operator for stretching said elasticized operating cord to move said movable window covering material, the portion of said elasticized operating cord spaced from said headrail and accessible is capable of springing back towards said headrail and is in a relaxed state when not being stretched by an operator to move said movable window covering material whereby said exposed and accessible portion of said elasticized operating cord is retracted to a position relatively adjacent said headrail.