Release date: December 1, 1974
Release number: 74-081

Release Details

Toy safety pamphlets that encourage the safer selection, use and maintenance of toys also are available at no cost.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, an independent Federal regulatory agency, holds major responsibility for developing and issuing mandatory safety standards for,consumer products that pose unreasonable risks of injury to consumers. Whenever possible, the Commission seeks to share the safety information that it gathers to help consumers to evaluate the comparative safety of products and to reduce serious product- related injuries.

To receive any of CPSC's fact sheets or brochures, write to Information, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, D. C. 20207. In continental United States, call the toll free safety hotline: 800-638-2772 or visit CPSC's Publications web site at:

Media Contact

Please use the below phone number for all media requests.

Phone: (301) 504-7908
Spanish: (301) 504-7800

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