Toy safety: important information for Santa’s helpers

BBB helps parents choose safe, suitable toys this holiday season Back in the day, lawn darts were the height of toy fashion. Now, parents gasp at the idea of giving their children a flying projectile with a sharp metal point. Safety has become paramount to both toy manufacturers and law makers. A report recently released…

Recent Recalls of 2012

Check out some of the most recently recalled items of 2012. Make sure none of your new Christmas gadgets made the list! The Land of Nod bed frames – Entrapment hazard Triple Eight Distribution bike helmets—Not compliant with safety standards Target LED flashlight sets—fire hazard IKEA high chairs—Child restraint buckle can open unexpectedly O-Grill portable…

Tips & Topics of the Week: July 29, 2011

– Looking for a new computer before heading back to school? Find out the do’s and dont’s of computer shopping; Learn how to shop smart so you get what you need. – How did this happen? A new Jersey man ends up with an $8,000 water bill! Lesson of the day: don’t ignore a problem!…