Trouble in Toyland 2012
In case you need a reminder, the 2012 Holiday shopping season is officially here. If you are a parent, grandparent, godparent, or anyone who might be purchasing a toy for a favorite child this season, you might wish to puruse the 2012 Trouble in Toyland report, which is the 27th annual U.S. PIRG (Public Interest Research Group) survery of toy safety. In this report, U.S. PIRG provides safety guidelines for consumers when purchasing toys for small children and provides examples of toys currently on store shelves that may pose potential safety hazards.
For an executive summary and link to the full report: http://bit.ly/10XxUFe [APHA Public Health Newswire, Nov. 21.2012]