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  • Sarah
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hi I'm thinking of making and selling teething rings with silicone and wooden components and also teething jewellery what safety…
    18 April 2019
  • Sophie
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hi I am making dummy clips, I have bought the silicone beads of Amazon which have been tested. Am I ok to go on and make these…
    16 April 2019
  • MermazingEm
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Are there any product safety standards for dog and cat toys in the UK, as there are for children's toys? If not, there should be!
    29 March 2019
  • Luc50
    Re: Second Hand Toys: What Are my Rights?
    Does a toy for a baby have to say on it what age/months they are for?
    13 March 2019
  • SJP
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hi, I have imported some teething toys from China. There is no CE marking. Can I arrange to have these tested myself?
    9 March 2019
  • Star
    Re: What is This Toy Safety Mark?
    Hi Do laminated children's flashcards need to be CE marked? Also, would writing accessories such as felt tips pens and…
    5 March 2019
  • anneb48
    Re: Toys: What Are My Consumer Rights?
    My daughter bought a Peter Rabbit soft toy for her 3 year old stepson. After only cuddling it , she noticed one of the…
    3 February 2019
  • Rich
    Re: The Toy Safety Directive 2011
    Can any one help?? I'm after some solid evidence that i can provide which proves without a doubt a TV remote control cannot, and…
    30 January 2019
  • Jelena
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hi, i am thinking of starting my own business selling silicone dummy holders, which are used as a dummy clip and as teether. I…
    23 January 2019
  • Nange
    Re: What is This Toy Safety Mark?
    I am new to all of this,due to redundancy, I intend to turn my hobby into a business. How do I go about getting my toys safety…
    21 January 2019
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