Are Your Toys Safe?
BRUSSELS, December 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –
Christmas is a very busy time of year for Santa Claus! He has to get the sleigh ready,
feed his reindeer, check his list to be sure he hasn’t forgotten any good girls and
boys… and make sure that the toys the elves have purchased are not only fun, but also
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This is the goal of the European Toy Safety Campaign that the European Commission has
launched this month; it intends to show how to get the safest toys, and how to use them
The campaign includes a video clip with toy safety tips, and introduces the ‘CE
marking’ little robot who tests the toys in a vast toy shop to make sure they are safe for
children to use, after the guard has done his last night round. Cards with toy safety tips
reinforce this message in hundreds of toy stores all over the EU.
This video clip was disseminated with great success on the Internet and it is now
available for TV broadcasts as a public service message.
Please find the 45-second video clip in various formats (H264 HD and H264 SD), the MP3
sound file and the B-roll, by clicking on the following links:
SOURCE European Commission