Health Tip: Storing Toys02/10/14
(HealthDay News) -- Children's toys should be safely stored to
prevent trips and falls, and toy chests regularly inspected to look
for potential hazards.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission offers this
- When children are finished playing, make sure toys are stored
on shelves or in toy chests.
- Ensure that the toy chest lid stays open, and won't suddenly
fall on a child or trap a child in the toy chest.
- Make sure all toy chests have ventilation holes.
- Inspect toy chests for sharp edges, or hinges that may pinch
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