Watch out when selecting toys

(Interim report of 2nd quarter of 2016)

(Prague, October 24, 2016) Toys safety is the elementary criteria for selecting suitable toys for children. Some products imported to the Czech market don’t comply with the legal requirements. Despite the fact that in the 2nd quarter of 2016 the Czech Trade Inspection Authority carried out almost by 100 inspections more than in the 1st quarter of 2016, the situation in the retail market hasn’t changed. Fines amounting to CZK 1,391,500 were imposed. “The situation in the market isn’t favourable. There are still toys that pose risk to children. And the Czech Trade Inspection Authority contributes to the elimination of unsuitable toys,” said the Director General of the Czech Trade Inspection Authority Mojmír Bezecný.

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