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Tips for avoiding dangerous toys

With the recent problems with lead present in toys and other products liability issues in addition to the upcoming holiday season, Chicago products liability lawyers Levin & Perconti is offering tips for avoiding dangerous toys in the household.

1. Always supervise children when they are charging batteries or using a toys that require something to be plugged in.
2. Read a toy’s label. Look at a toy’s age and safety recommendations.
3. Pick toys with parts firmly attached. Do not buy toys with a lot of loose parts for little children.
4. Throw out plastic wrapping after toys are opened. Plastic wrapping can also be dangerous for children in a household.