Posts Tagged ‘toxic toys’

More Mattel trouble

December 16, 2008

Yesterdays’ settlement didn’t stop the problems for the toy manufacturer.   More states are suing the company for releasing the toys without adequate product testing.

Complaint courtesy Courthousenews

Toys not safe enough

November 26, 2008

Last year hazardous toys sent 80,000 children under five to the emergency room.  The Consumer Product Safety Commission has stronger protections in place BUT many of them do not take place until 2009 and a key provision has been suspended indefinitely.  And the biggest shopping season for children’s toys is still to come in 2008

Trouble in Toyland