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December 16, 2016 Toy safety nothing to play with this Christmas

Source: NM State

When shopping for kids this and every Christmas, it’s important to think about what you’re giving and to whom. Age and safety are two words that should be right up there when we’re shopping for toys. Right up there with awesome...

December 1, 2016 Top 5 Dangerous Toys This Holiday Season

Source: CBS Dallas

Despite dozens of federal safety standards, ....there are an alarming number of potentially dangerous toys on sale this holiday season. She said while the dangers of some toys may seem obvious, others are hard to spot.

December 21, 2015 Holiday Toy Safety: Common Sense Trumps Activist Advice

Source: Inside Sources

If you believe the U.S. Public Interest Group (USPIRG), the “Slinky Jr.” or “Fun Bubbles Jump Rope” that Santa might bring to your children should send shivers down your spine. These items are among the “toxic” toys listed in the...

December 16, 2015 Don’t Play Around With Toy Safety: 8 Tips For Holiday Shopping For Children

Source: News Channel 6

Christmas is a magical season for children. Visions long ago may have included sugarplums. Today’s children are likely dreaming of toys, toys and more toys.

December 3, 2015 Annual Toy Safety Survey Finds Choking Hazards, No Lead

Source: Capital Public Radio

As parents get ready for the holiday shopping season, the California Public Interest Research Group is warning of potentially dangerous toys

November 17, 2015 Kids Test Out 2015’s Best Toys At The Good Housekeeping Institute

Source: CBS local NY

The Toy Testing Lab at the Good Housekeeping Institute is a child’s dream. Experts screened more than 500 new toys for safety and skill building, then kid testers came up with the top 25.

December 17, 2014 Consider toy safety as holidays near

Source: News OK

Sharp edges and points, cords and strings, small parts and flying objects. None of these are most likely on your mind when you are scouring stores and the Internet trying to fulfill your kids’ holiday wish lists.

December 2, 2014 Study says scooters lead the toy-injury pack

Source: USA Today

Attention holiday toy shoppers: A new study finds that toy-related injuries increased over recent decades — at least if you include one particular toy

November 20, 2014 Consumer Group Lists '10 Worst Toys' for Kids

Source: ABC News

A light-up bow whose arrows are advertised as flying up to 145 feet and the "Catapencil" ? a pencil with a miniature slingshot-style launcher on its end ? are on an annual list of unsafe toys released Wednesday by a...

November 18, 2014 Danger on the toy shelf

Source: Times Union

The little metal toy charm of a cute fairy being sold at Ocean State Job Lots looks innocent enough, but it could expose any child who touches it — or puts it in his or her mouth — to dangerous levels of cadmium, a heavy metal...

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