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Trouble in Toyland 2020
FCAN releases the annual Trouble In Toyland report on dangerous toys.
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Florida Consumer Action Network (FCAN) today released the 2020 Trouble in Toyland report that has helped identify dangerous toys for 35 years. But according to FCAN Executive Director Susan McGrath, “2020 is unique because so many of us are at home because of COVID-19, children could be more susceptible to certain toy-related hazards.”
“This has been an incredibly difficult year, and parents and caregivers are overwhelmed. Parents often trust that manufacturers and online vendors have tested toys for sale and are guaranteeing their safety. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case, so parents need to be on guard,” said McGrath. “That’s why we’re issuing this report.”
Click here to download press release (Word)
Click here to download full report (PDF file 14 pages)
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