Oh Comfort And Joy-The Worlds Ten Most Dangerous Toys
Just in time for the holiday season, the world’s ten most dangerous toys…!
Since 1973, WATCH, or World Against Toys Causing Harm, has been issuing their list of the worlds’ deadliest toys. According to the group, they have been successful in getting numerous products pulled off shelves.
This years edition includes a charming little wooden duck with a pull string; but WATCH says the 33″ string poses a strangulation hazard for a child. Maybe only if the kid gets mad at a playmate who took their toy! It also lists a bow and arrow set as a “weapon.” Hmmm…no further explanation needed there. All kidding aside, child product safety is important, but it’s up to the parent to choose and supervise the use of such toys for small children-at least that’s the way WE were raised. Now, about that air rifle that Santa promised us….