Buy safe gifts and toys this month. Find out what age a toy is made for by reading the label. The label will say something like: “Safe for children 8 years and younger”. If you are unsure if a toy is safe and there is no information on the toy, then do not buy it. Here are additional things to look for:
If the descriptions above match a toy you have or are planning to buy for your child, replace the toy with a safe option. Broken toys are not safe and should be thrown away. The CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission) offers these tips and more advice on toy safety here.